About us

We have extensive experience of working in partnership with a diverse range of delivery partners and have sound systems in place for sub-contracting, performance management and quality assurance of delivery by third parties and partner organisations.

We are a key lead organisation, committed to quality and value for money with a clear strategic direction. Our vision drives our passion and commitment to the sector: "To provide a dynamic partnership approach to the delivery of high quality learner and employer centred learning and development"

The Avant Team

Tammy Aldred's avatar

Tammy Aldred

Head of Contracts
Steve Roe's avatar

Steve Roe

Chief Executive
Jane Patterson's avatar

Jane Patterson

Head of Quality
Paul Robinson's avatar

Paul Robinson

Head of Delivery
Dionne Jensen's avatar

Dionne Jensen

Contracts Administrator
Abbie Webb's avatar

Abbie Webb

Marketing Administrator
Louise Thomas's avatar

Louise Thomas

Learner and Employer Engagement Assistant
Dave Thompson's avatar

Dave Thompson

Programme Tutor Assessor
Louise Sutton's avatar

Louise Sutton

Learner and Employer Engagement Co-ordinator
Stacey Rogers's avatar

Stacey Rogers

Quality Administrator
Darren Watkinson's avatar

Darren Watkinson

Programme Tutor Assessor
Leila Vanderweele's avatar

Leila Vanderweele

Programme Tutor Assessor

​We are proactive, passionate and committed. We deliver training and development to young people, adults and employers in a wide range of sectors across a number of geographical areas including Blackpool, East Riding, Hull, Lytham St Annes, North East Lincolnshire, North Lincolnshire and North Yorkshire.

We pride ourselves on our achievements and success as a partnership with outstanding success rates of learner achievement, excellent employer feedback, high impact training and development and recognition of our efforts by Ofsted in their recent inspection.

"There is a culture of respect throughtout, in which learners, trainees and apprentices work together well to explore current issues sensitiveley".

Ofsted 2016