Nicholas McKie is professional coach working with individuals, teams and organisations to unlock their leadership potential and enhance the quality of educational practice. He holds qualifications from the Institute of Professional Excellence in Coaching (iPEC) as both coach and Master Leadership Practitioner.
Nicholas’ career path has been rich and diverse, starting as a professional musician, then entering teaching first in the UK and then internationally, rising to school Principal and ISI inspector. This background gives him a unique perspective on leadership of change, which he has pursued both through coaching and in print. He is a member of the International Coaching Federation (ICF) and the European Mentoring and Coaching Council (EMCC), and is the founder of Persyou Coaching.
Nicholas combines coaching with his role as a Senior Teaching Fellow at the University of Warwick. With his wealth of overseas teaching experience, Nicholas leads on international education programmes as well as lecturing on Warwick’s PGCE courses.
Nicholas believes passionately in equality of opportunity and is working with the Department of Education on its coaching women for leadership initiative.
Fundamental too for Nicholas, is that enhancing performance is an holistic process and goes hand in hand with maintaining good health, both mental and physical.
For more details see Nicholas’s website www.persyou.com