Kate Gardner (DipSM MIIRSM MBIFM) is our Business Manager for health, safety and facilities management, with more than 15 years’ practical experience in both health and safety and facilities management in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology sector where she worked for DuPont and Elan Pharmaceuticals.
A member of IOSH and IIRSM, Kate is a member of the East Region Committee for the BIFM, a DSE assessor and a course tutor. She is also the Facilities Manager for our Executive Centre in London.
Suzanne is a Chartered Fellow of the CIPD and a Specialist Paralegal Practitioner in Employment Law with over 20 years’ experience in training and HR, working across both the private and public sector advising at strategic and operational level covering a broad range of HR issues.
Suzanne has devised and delivers training on a variety of HR issues to senior and junior managers in a variety of business environments. She is able to translate the complex subject of employment law into language that managers can relate to and can provide interesting real life examples. She is also a Course Tutor for our accredited CIPD certificate level courses.
Tarvinder Tumber is an HR Consultant. She is a Chartered Member of the CIPD and a Member of the British Psychological Society with over 18 years’ experience working in HR.
Tar has been advising clients in both the private and public sector for a number of years, including healthcare companies, schools, publishing houses, banks and manufacturing organisations. This has been at both strategic and operational level, covering a broad range of HR issues spanning the entire employment relationship.
Tar has worked both in internal HR as an HR Business Partner and also has several years’ experience as an outsourced consultant where she has adapted her communication to suit the needs of the individual audience. She has delivered training to customers and is also trained in the delivery of SHL psychometric tests.
Adam Walmsley is a health and safety consultant and trainer with IW and started with the company in February 2016, he has been in this sector since 2010. He is a recently qualified trainers and delivers IOSH Managing Safely and other bespoke courses.
Prior to starting with International Workplace he worked with various residential block management companies as a consultant, conducting fire and general risk assessments for residential blocks of flats and multitenant buildings; for some premises this included children’s play areas. Being a consultant also involved making sensible recommendations for the property managers to aid planning and management for their clients. He has surveyed over 500 separate buildings including the new and the old, purpose built and converted buildings, along with some other commercial and schools premises.
Ben is Key Account Manager for International Workplace. He has been at International Workplace since November 2011, Ben originally joined International Workplace looking after IOSH training portfolio and now assists our Corporate Clients with their training and support needs.
Terry is a Chartered Member of the CIPD, holds a Masters degree in Human Resource Management from Sheffield Hallam University and has 15 years’ experience working in HR.
After leaving university Terry worked with a large domestic white goods manufacturer for 3 years, dealing with the recruitment and employee life cycle of the Field Service Engineers and call centre staff. Following that, he moved to a large HR outsourcing organisation and worked in a variety of roles, primarily as an HR Consultant for companies from a number of sectors including education, financial services, housing development, media, pharmaceutical, manufacturing, utilities, and public sector organisations. In that time he was involved in a wide range of projects including various change programmes involving restructures and TUPE, employee relations disputes, training programmes, employee engagement and talent management.
Terry spent 10 years in HR outsourcing before moving to manage the Employee Relations team in a national learning disability charity where he implemented a new case management system and developed a team of highly skilled case advisors and managers. Terry has brought his wealth of experience to International Workplace and now works as an HR Consultant, supporting our clients with their ER queries and HR projects as well as delivering and designing training courses to support client needs and as a tutor on the accredited CIPD and ILM courses.