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Polly Gavins

Polly Gavins

Polly specialises in conflict resolution in the workplace and in families. She also works as a senior level executive coach.

Originally qualified as a lawyer, she spent most of her career in the corporate world. She trained as a counsellor with Relate, an executive coach with Corporate CoachU, a commercial mediator with CEDR, a workplace mediator with TCRC and a family mediator with NFM. She is an ICF PCC accredited coach.

  • Executive coaching (including tripartite meetings with line manager)
  • 360 feedback coaching
  • Coaching to support learning
  • Conflict coaching (with individuals or two people)

Specialisms – leadership and management, conflict and difficult relationships, high potentials/good to great, low confidence/high competence, time management

Education & Training

  • CoachU Coaching Clinic Facilitator Licensing Programme
  • Corporate CoachU 2 year corporate coaching certification
  • National Family Mediation Family Mediation 
  • The Conflict Resolution Centre Workplace Mediation 
  • Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR)
  • Mediation Skills accreditation 
  • University of East London Graduate Certificate in Couples Counselling
  • Trent College of Law Solicitors Final Examinations 
  • University of Newcastle upon Tyne Law 2:1 degree