Orla Rafferty is a Fellow Member of Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, with over 20 years HR Management experience having worked in the Textile, Food, Construction and Engineering sectors.

Orla Rafferty provides professional advice, support, facilitation and coaching to companies and individuals across many industries; engineering, construction, manufacturing, facilities, services, food, entertainment,  tourism and the public sector.

Orla uses coaching techniques with her clients, working with them to determine the right HR strategy for their business, this results in their business having effective people management practices in place which increases profit and motivation of their employees. 

Orla’s work experience and knowledge covers many areas, recruitment, training and development, talent retention, acquisition and mergers, downsizing, upsizing, employee relations, motivation and reward, growth strategies, change management, health and wellbeing and HR strategies.

Orla Rafferty was previously employed as part of the Senior Management Team in McMullen Architectural Systems as Group Human Resources Manager, where her practical and professional approach to Human Resources was contributory to the successful growth of the company to reach a turnover of £50m+

Orla also lectures on the CIPD professional qualification Level 5 at South West College



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