New HR expert joins our team: Amanda Wright

amanda wrightWe are delighted to announce the appointment of another very senior and experienced adviser to our team. Amanda Wright, a CIPD Fellow with many years of experience, joins us from EEF.

Amanda will be our Head of HR Services, principally responsible for our new Menzies Law Schools service (see below), which provides a blended HR/legal advice service to academy and maintained schools. She will also develop a new HR consultancy service for our firm, offering high level, strategic advice, and assist in developing our Learning & Development offerings.

Amanda has a wide range of experience across both the public and private sectors. Prior to her time at EEF she was the HR Services Manager within North Somerset Council’s Children and Young Peoples Services, where she advised schools across the local authority. She is also responsible, in a voluntary capacity, for Branch Membership and CPD Advice at the West of England CIPD branch.