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Paul Mendes

Paul Mendes

Paul is a friendly and insightful leadership coach who is currently the Head of Education, Learning and Development and West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust.  As a coach within his organization, Paul has partnered with many of the Trust’s senior management and other clients of all ranks to coach for strategic planning, service development, leadership development and the development of personal potential.  He also fulfils the role of mentor and supervisor coach to all other coaches practising within the Trust and is responsible for their training.

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Paul coaches in English

Specialist Areas

Leading High Performance Teams, Negotiation Skills, Performance Management, Advanced Facilitation Skills, Change Management, Conflict Management, Remote Management, Coaching Skills, Communication Skills for Managers,

Corporate Experience

Paul has coached all ranks and professions within the National Health Service and a variety of individuals outside of it including self-employed business owners.

Sectors delivered in Primarily in the National Health Service but also on occasion; The Teaching Profession The Travel Industry Private Healthcare


ICF Professional Certified Coach (Nov ’16)
ICF Associate Certified Coach (Jan ’14)
Forton Group Professional Leadership Coach (Dec ’13)
Forton Group Certified Leadership Coach (Sep ’10)
British Psychological Society Level A, B, B+ and European Level 2 Psychometrics
Practitioner of the following personality instruments:  MBTI Steps I and II, Orpheus, Giotto. OPQ-32, Firo-B, Archetypes & TMSDI
BA (Hons) English Literature; Queen Mary & Westfield College, University of London (1997)
MA English Renaissance and Romantic Literature; University of Liverpool (1998)
Coach Member of the International Coach Federation
Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts
Fellow of Institute of Leadership and Management
Chartered Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development