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Lois Burton Lois Burton
Leadership Coach, Team Coach and Coach Trainer.

Lois Burton’s career has spanned leadership and organisational development positions in retail, the NHS, Higher Education and the Criminal Justice Sector, before setting up her own consultancy business in 1999.

Lois has made a name for herself as one of the premier leadership and team coaches in the North West of England and specialises in:-

  • Coaching leaders to transform their leadership style
  • Coaching teams from high potential to high performance
  • Coaching individuals to fulfil their aspirations and dreams

In particular, Lois has a unique ability to identify and nurture hidden and underused talent. She is expert in fostering creativity and innovation, too — helping people harness the power of imagination to transform their lives and careers. And she has the vital gift of being able to bring out confidence in others.

"I was at a career crossroads. I would not have found my direction without her help... And she’s great fun to work with!"
Steve Mulligan, former Head of Operations, Unilever Best Foods, Manchester.

Pauline Clare Pauline Clare CBE
Executive Coach, Team Coach, Coach Trainer and Coach Supervisor.

Before becoming a coach, Pauline was the UK’s first female Chief Constable. Her former Force remains one of the country’s top-performers.

Since 2002 she has coached private and public sector clients including: Aviva, Johnson and Johnson, New Charter Housing and the NHS.

She is expert in:

  • Supporting organisations through change
  • Developing emotionally intelligent leaders
  • Building leaders’ ability to think strategically.

Pauline has B.A. in Psychology and an Advanced Diploma in Executive Coaching. Above all, she encourages powerful results. Andy Stafford, Managing Director New Charter Housing describes her coaching as: "A wonderful experience that has moved the business forward".

Nicola Johnston Nicola Johnston

Change & Communication Consultant,
Performance Coach and Interpersonal Mediator

Nicola’s experience and achievements are underpinned by a background in business psychology, applied research and behavioural coaching together with a pragmatic and outcome focused approach.

She has coached and provided strategic support to public and private sector clients to support the delivery of significant organisational transformation programmes.

She specialises in:

  • Engaging and coaching senior leadership teams in shaping and implementing change
  • Coaching individuals and teams to maximise performance
  • Building individual capability for managing stress and increasing resilience
  • Development of communication and engagement strategies.

"Nicola is a challenging high impact professional. She is confident to ask the hard questions in a positive way that seeks to facilitate progress and learning. Nicola ensured we stayed focused on our change agenda and supported me in the design and programme governance and the creation and delivery of workshop sessions for the senior management team."
Corporate Director, Unitary Council.

Pat Hartley Pat Hartley

Pat Hartley-Gibson is Lynn’s PA. Pat and her team run things behind the scenes for us so that we can focus on what we do best – coaching.

She’ll often be your first point of contact and her aim is to provide the very best customer service to you at all times. We guarantee to respond to all queries within 48 hours.

Pat has great organisational skills and makes sure we have everything in place so that we can do the best possible job for you. She makes sure our newsletter goes out on time, produces our training manuals, organises our travel and keeps all the other plates spinning.

We couldn’t do without her!

Contact her on pat@lynnscottcoaching.co.uk.

Talk to us today. Phone: 01729 548024 or email.

"Coaching has helped us to develop our understanding of what we need to do to be a High Performing Team. Thanks to Lois and Lynn we are now exploring the benefits of coaching across the organisation."

Chief Executive
High Peak Community Housing