Liz Sewell

History and experience

Liz has 20 years of experience developing and delivering successful training programmes for the private, voluntary and public sector. She specialises in the behavioural insights approach, that helps people to change both how they feel and act.

Liz is the Director of a pioneering employability organisation, Belina: Get Ready for Work which helps people transform their lives. The programme has been recognised by the Employment Related Services Association for its innovation. Its training programme is endorsed by the Institute of Employability Professionals. Prior to this she was the Chief Executive of the Lone Parent organisation Gingerbread, and chair of trustees at the London Advice Services Alliance for ten years.

She specialises in assertion training; motivation and confidence building; time management; helping people write CVs that get noticed; and preparing for interviews that lead to a job. She runs group sessions and provides one to one coaching sessions.

“Liz was experienced and knowledgeable. The course moved at the right pace and I maintained interest throughout the day.”
JW, World Bet Exchange


She has worked at a national level with government departments, including the Cabinet Office, the Department of Health, Department for Work and Pensions and the Sure Start Unit, and locally with NHS trusts, local authorities and voluntary organisations such as Daycare Trust and One Parent Families on strategic, communications and training projects.

Training style

Liz is a hands on trainer, able to provide on the spot advice to boost each person’s CV and enhance their interview performance. At the end of the training session, individuals understands what employers are looking for and how to make the best of each application.


Liz is the lead facilitator on our CV writing and interview skills course. She is also available for one-to-one coaching.


“I can now say from this course it has met my objectives. The trainer was lovely she knew what she was talking about. I am extremely happy with this course and how it has benefited me.”
LR, National Union of Teachers

“I have a framework now within which to write my cv. The trainer was excellent – down to earth and knowledge. Liz had a good balance of information to share within the group.”
MG, Worker’s Educational Association