Irene Jones - Board Member

A management and training professional with over forty years’ experience in training and development as well as over 14 years in the management field, Irene has the following qualifications:

  • National Trainer/Assessor for the RLSS teaching and assessing Pool Lifeguard Trainer/Assessors and Pool Lifeguards.
  • ASA Swimming Teacher and Club Coach
  • IOSH Managing Safely Certificate
  • NEBOSH Occupational Health and Safety Certificate
  • TAQA Assessor and PTLLS Teaching Award

Irene was appointed duty officer and then assistant manager in the leisure industry. In the role as manager Irene has experience of the following:

  • Training and development of staff;
  • Recruitment and Selection of staff;
  • Dealing with complaints and appeals
  • Completing company risk assessments

Irene holds a board member role with SafeCert Awards awarding body.

The Role of Board Member

As a SafeCert Awards Board Member Irene will advise the board on the following.

  • Recruitment and selection of staff;
  • Complaints or appeals;
  • On suspected or actual cases of malpractice and maladministration;
  • Training and development needs;
  • Advise any changes to yearly self assessment;
  • Advise on any company risk assessments including business plan, operational plans and contingency plans;