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Alison joined the ESO at a time of great change and her wealth of education/management experience meant that she was able to introduce new systems to help the team cope with an ever increasing workload. I personally welcomed her as a line manager who always consulted and communicated well with her team. Always smiling and seemingly unfazed by potentially stressful busy periods, her positive attitude made for a calmer working environment. I would highly recommend Alison; she brings fun, compassion and professionalism into challenging situations.
Alison has good strategic appreciation and vision; coupled with a real flare for compliance. She was a well-respected manager and colleague at UCA who maintained professionalism and integrity at all times. Alison genuinely cares about people and has an aptitude for coaching and mentoring. She brought out the best in her team by developing their skills and showed great leadership and service delivery to students and colleagues
Alison’s enthusiasm and proactive nature, alongside her high level of communication and customer service skills means she is always a pleasure to work with. She has great attention to detail, a professional and open approach, fantastic organisation skills, allowing her to consistently deliver outstanding events for the University.
Alison has great leadership skills and manages to steer her team along a sturdy and positive path. She manages to combine professionalism alongside genuine concern for her colleagues and their career progression - something not always apparent in leadership. I would highly recommend Alison; she brings fun, compassion and professionalism into challenging situations.
Alison has proven invaluable in terms of guidance, support and professional counsel. Alison has guided me through the complexities of University regulations and helped trouble-shoot difficult situations with patience, good humour, clarity, and sensitivity.
Alison is a dedicated professional who offers a high level of commitment and enthusiasm to the job. She is a "people person", able to interact on any level with varying stakeholders. Alison has a high attention to detail, and an eye to develop herself and other staff around her.
Alison worked with me at Southampton Solent University where she was very highly regarded. Her role as a Course Administrator was a multifaceted and diverse position that demanded exacting attention to detail, excellent time management and organisational skills. It was a role in which Alison excelled, not only in operational terms but her cheerful disposition and personal skills meant she was a delight to work with.
Alison was also happy to help with any query that I might have, no matter how obscure. She was a pleasure to work with, both in my role as AQO and Senior Lecturer.