Education & Training Manager
Lauren joined Wenta in October 2016 after working closely with the company for the last 10 years. Lauren has worked in both the Education sector and in business support services – managing teams and helping people of all ages to develop enterprising skills and start and run their own business. Lauren is a qualified teacher and SFEDI accredited adviser, specialising in developing business courses in areas such as business planning, creative idea generation and skills development.
Lauren oversees the Education and Training team’s programmes and Wenta’s network of trainers and experts. Lauren also provides business advice and workshops to schools, colleges and universities, as well as delivering courses as part of Wenta’s training programme.
Lauren’s biggest passions are horses, working with young people and travelling – she has previously spent six months travelling around the world and has also worked in the USA. She shares a horse and also enjoys gym classes such as yoga. To continue her work with young people, she is going to become a mentor for students to help them develop confidence and support them with their career ambitions.