Rachel Ellsmore

Specialist Associate

With over 9 years’ experience in Training and Development, Rachel is well placed to meet the dynamic and diverse needs of Lander clients

An integral part of the leadership training team and also the lead trainer for developing management teams through in company Train the Trainer programmes. Rachel has fast become a popular trainer in high demand.

Rachel was previously at WH Smith and Retail Variations and since becoming freelance in 2007, and working with Lander Consultancy, she has also worked within a number of different industries such as Local Council, Retail, Engineering, Hospitality, Customer Service, Trading, NHS, Facilities Management, Energy and Recruitment. After working in Leisure and Retail Management, Rachel then moved into HR focusing on areas such as Recruitment, Training and Development and Coaching.

Freelance contracts have seen her delivering successful interventions in Career Coaching, Team Building, Communication, Change Management, Internal Recruitment & Assessment, Graduate Recruitment and Coaching, Coaching Skills, Retail Skills and Personality Profiling. Companies worked for include Lambeth Council, B&Q, Thales, RWE Supply & Trading, Whitbread, NSA for Retail, Compass Group Post Office, Grosvenor Services, Schuh and Tesco.

Range of training expertise includes:

  • Train the Trainer
  • Management and leadership
  • Team building
  • Customer service
  • Time management
  • Personal development
  • Performance management
  • Communication Skills
  • Coaching

Range of other expertise includes:

  • Internal and external recruitment and selection
  • Assessment and development centres
  • Appraisal design
  • Competency design
  • Psychometric testing (Level A & B qualified)
  • 360 feedback