Debbie Whitehead

Debbie Whitehead

Specialist quality consultant in ISO9001, 14001, 27001, AS9100, 45001, 22000


Senior Operations / Quality Manager who has had a major impact in developing strategies, managing change, business processes re-engineering and stakeholder engagement within SME and large multi-national organizations. 
20 years’ experience in training / assessment and auditing regulatory standards in line with Ofsted and ISO requirements. Over the past 3 years I have supported an engineering company achieve accreditation in ISO9001:2015, ISO13485:2016 and AS9100 Rev D this along-side managing a team of trainers / quality assurers within a training organisation.
Having built a solid working knowledge of the Government funded programs and International standards I have been fortunate to support businesses through audits, implementing systems and embedding continual improvement strategies

Key Skills: 

Strategic development of apprenticeships across 5 sectors

Defining and delivering market leading service levels.

Change agent, conceiving and driving dynamic internal and external organisational change

Audit compliance to meet SFA / Ofsted / ISO requirements

Managing the creation, development and proposal of complex business cases

Development and mentoring of managers for succession planning
Core Qualifications:

Lead Auditor award in ISO9001 and AS9100 standards

D32 / D33 Award

V1 Award

TDLB Units for training and development

Intermediate Hazard Analysis

Level 4 Management

ICS Certificate in leading and managing change and quality improvement

Professional Trainer Award (CIEH)


2019 - Present
Brook Corporate Developments - Specialist Consultant
2017 - Present
Clear Quality Ltd - Managing Director
2015 - 2017
GLP Training - Head of Operations
2012 - 2015
Kaplan Financial - Work Based Learning Manager
2000 - 2012
Interserve - Operations Manager

Contact Info

Phone : 01226 240435
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