Marcus Hill is a highly experienced HE sector learning & development/organisational development specialist offering a range of tailored solutions. He has worked in business development, technology transfer & professional development and organisational development roles within HE for 15 years (Leeds Beckett University 4 years, University of Leeds 11 years.)

He offers:

  • Bespoke learning/development and organisational development solutions
  • Design/delivery of bespoke events
  • Extra facilitation capacity as/when you need it

Marcus specialises in:

  • Designing/facilitating innovative approaches to thorny problems and change projects
  • Facilitation skills/coaching others to be great facilitators online and face-to-face
  • Online Train The Trainer where colleagues run the learning and get amazing quality feedback
  • Online leadership programmes where participants get to lead, reflect and receive the feedback they need to grow
  • Coaching/mentoring which is completely focused on participant requirements
  • Writing professional development related blog posts/articles to get your message across
  • Facilitation of events e.g. Courageous Conversations for Post Graduate Researchers, Emotional Intelligence for Academic Colleagues, Start Your Own Business courses for spin out entrepreneurs…
  • Action Learning Set facilitation


BEd (hons), MSc in Management Education and Training, CIPD PG Diploma in Training Management, Fellow of Higher Education Academy (FHEA), PG Certificate in Counselling & Communication skills, NCFE L2 Certificate in Mental Health Awareness.


  • Thomas International PPA DISC
  • Psysoft Emotional Intelligence EQ-i 2.0 and EQ 360
  • Quintax personality assessment

Marcus was nominated for a Leeds Partnership Award in – category “Inspirational Teaching”:
“I’d like to recognise Marcus for his inspirational teaching and support on the Leadership in Practice course….he has such a warm and supportive approach which makes everyone feel safe in what can be a challenging or uncomfortable space. He encourages everyone to honestly reflect on their own strengths and weaknesses by sharing his own reflections and is never judgemental.” Head of Digital Student Education.

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