Joy is responsible for leading the Skills Team in developing and delivering a broad range of commercial and publically funded skills programmes. Her background in employment and training comes from nearly twenty years’ diverse experience in the skills sector and is takes pride in successfully delivering initiatives that make a real difference to the lives of individuals and businesses.
Joy has 11 years of project management experience, delivering multimillion pound contracts on behalf of government agencies such as the Skills Funding Agency (Employer Ownership of Skills), UK Commission for Skills and Employment (Growth and Innovation Fund), Arts Council England (Grants for the Arts) and the European Commission. A qualified Prince 2 practitioner, Joy has ensured all Chamber programmes have been delivered successfully with minimum risk highlighted by external auditors.
Joy is delighted to support the fantastic work of Talent Match and is passionate about giving young people the best possible start to their working lives, through empowerment and partnership working.