Qualifications and Affiliations
Master Accredited Coach; Diploma in Executive & Leadership Coaching; Master Trainer; MBA BSc Psychology; Diploma Business; Certification in Occupational Personality and Occupational Ability (British Psychological Society).
Certified in a range of psychometric tools with individuals and teams, including MBTI, EQi ECR 360, Purpose Diagnostic, MBTI, Purpose Team profile, Belbin Team Roles.
Affiliations: Member British Psychological Society (BPS); Member BPS Coaching Group; BPS Member Occupational Psychology Group; Accredited Master Coach and Member for the Association for Coaching (AC); Member International Coaching Federation (ICF); Fellow IITD; Fellow IMCI; Member CIPD; Member MCIM.
Experience in one to one coaching
Georgina has worked as an Executive Coaching, Leadership Development and Management Trainer for over 30 years in the Irish public sector across every government department, some agencies, and the EU commission. She has a unique understanding of the pressures and challenges faced by those looking to make a difference in delivery of public services in Ireland.
Georgina’s approach is personable, warm and pragmatic but grounded in academic theory and positive psychology. Georgina aims to be the chief champion and chief challenger for all her clients enabling them to be authentic leaders by realising their own strengths. She has an extensive library of resources to assist and support.
By creating reflective space and unconditional regard, she works to align the right approach, tools and prompts to her client’s particular challenges, personality preferences and context. She enables access to strengths, potential blind-spots, using personality preferences such as emotional intelligence, CBT, Olympian/Military techniques etc., to further enhance self-awareness growth and confidence building.
A strong advocate for education and supporting Principals in their leadership journey, Georgina is experienced with Principals through IPPN leadership programmes, St. Patricks (DCU), school management teams and boards, and three sisters-in-law who are all Principals.
Skilled at doing the heavy-lifting for you, by providing pragmatic and easily accessible tools, that can be used in ‘real-time’. Georgina invests in helping you select what you need when you need, when you need it, to be successful as yourself, and as a leader. This may be aligning your communication style to influence effectively, navigate conflict or challenging conversations, building confidence, resilience, personal effectiveness, life-work balance, or her favourite - ‘tools for silencing’ the negative internal critic etc.
Clients include Leaders/managers/teams across the public sector in all Departments, EI, Fáilte Ireland, HIQA, IAA, DAA, Cross border & Cross Dept Women Leadership, BBC, FB.