Anna Maria Staines is a qualified PTLLS , OFSTED grade one tutor and mentor with experience in tutoring employability, anger management, self esteem, confidence building, barriers to employment and life skills.
Prior to teaching, Anna Maria was a successful recruitment and business development manager with a background in the commerce, industrial and education sectors. During those 20 years she gained a diploma in recruitment with the APRC. After gaining her diploma she was made councillor and chair-spokeswoman for West Midlands in recognition of her service to the recruitment industry and now holds appropriate designatory letters after her name – APRC, MPRC, FPRC, Corporate Member. Using her life skills she is now able to create, design and teach in these areas.
Anna Maria joined sweda in February 2010 and currently works as a tutor and employment officer.
Personal message from Anna Maria: “A very warm welcome to the sweda website. You are probably wondering what you are going to gain from attending the courses that sweda provides. I can assure you, you will gain quite a lot. I, as your tutor, will support you every step of the way in order for you to move forward in the right direction and achieve your goal. At some point in our lives, we all have barriers that can prevent us from moving forward and the lesson to be learnt is knowing how to overcome them. I look forward to hearing from you soon.”