Portsmouth TA Centre
T: 0330 111 3939
Portsmouth TA Centre
T: 0330 111 3939
A qualified, committed and professional Training Facilitator and Consultant experienced in the fields of teaching, leadership, management and personnel development, with both military and civilian personnel. A person that possesses excellent personal & administrative skills, which have been developed over a 23 year military service within the UK and abroad
During my 23 years in the military I started my career as a Scots Guardsman serving in the First Battalion in Windsor after passing out, I then went on to F Coy where I carried out public duties and six trooping the colours. I was then deployed to Northern Ireland where I completed my PTI's Course and was then posted to the ITC Wales as a PTI for three years.
It was at this point that I decide to transfer to the RAPTC, I then spent the next 8 years in Aldershot being posted to 4 MEd Regt, ASPT and then the Coldstream Gds where I deployed on Op Herrick 11 as a Patrol Base Sgt Maj and as a Op Bamma Team Comd, Commanding Officers Close protection a bit of everything really.
I was then posted to 1 Regt AAC in Germany for 10 months before returning to the UK, I was posted to the Defence Humint Unit in Chicksands where I spent my last five years in several different roles I started as the RAPTCI and then on to the Training Warrant Officer the only NON operator to hold the role in the unit history and then on the CSM HQ Coy, during this time I put myself back to school and got my DTTLLS and a Diploma in Counselling and Psychology I also completed several other course that helped me become more employable in the civilian sector.
I then moved back to England and went on to work for Center Parcs as a high ropes instructor, delivering high ropes challenges to the guests and the family's on a day to day basis ensuing total guest satisfaction this lead me to want to get back to in to teaching.
I was firstly a Training Instructor at MPCT Edgware in early 2018, but have recently obtained the post of Regional Operations Manager.
Served for 24 years in the Royal Navy, the last eight of which was spent in a tri-service intelligence collection unit. My various roles have taken me to Iraq, Afghanistan, Antarctica, Falkland Islands, South Africa and South America among other countries.
"I enjoy working with the other members of the team and take great pride in seeing the transformation in the students as they develop during their learning journey with us."Gary Thistlewaite
I am an energetic and professional individual with over 14 years of experience within the Armed Forces and 7 years experience working within in the Outdoor Industry.
I joined The Royal Logistics Corps as a Driver/Radio Operator and my first posting was with 23 Parachute Field Ambulance under 5 Airborne Brigade and completed an operational tour in Kosovo with 1 Para Battle Group. On return to the UK the brigade was changed to 16 Air Assault Brigade and I completed a further 2 operational tours in Sierra Leone and Macedonia.
I look forward to helping the young learners at MPCT achieve their full potential.Wayne Clark
My previous experience is has involved working with young people in supported accommodation through to working for Connexions, where I advised and guided young people into training or work. I worked closely with other agencies to support young people, such as, probation, children services, Teachers and parents. I was also involved with a Healthy Living Project where I provided holistic therapies to young people, providing stress relief sessions. In 2010, I qualified as a Tutor by completing my Certificate in Education and more recently specialised in English by completing an English language qualification at Level 5.
I thoroughly enjoy working for MPC because I believe in the programme and have seen the positive impact it’s had on young person’s life.Julie Lambert