University of Bath

Sandrine Alegre Senior Teaching Fellow

Member of the University of Bath internal coaching network

Role

Since 2016, Sandrine has been coaching staff at the university from academic and professional services on a wide range of topics. Sandrine is passionate about Business and Career coaching as she strongly believe that it can make a difference in our professional life. Sandrine is also works with Workforce Development as Accredited Strengthscope Practitioner.

Research

Specific areas of interest in relation to coaching:

  • Managing changes
  • Building relationships (managing teams, difficult relationships)
  • Motivation and confidence – Fear of public speaking
  • Returning to work after a long absence
  • Changing career path

Career

Sandrine has been working in Higher Education in the UK and abroad for over 20 years. Her main focus is in on teaching and learning, training, developing and mentoring staff. Over time her role has changed and she transferred from a role with focus on research/teaching path to her current role with focus on a management/teaching path which has given her the opportunity to gain new skills and knowledge in management and coaching/mentoring.

Her experience as a Business Coach mainly focuses on helping people unlock their potential, feeling energised in their work place, dealing with difficult situations or changes and building relationships. In other words, enhancing well-being and performance in work domain. Other topics that arise very frequently are also self-confidence, motivation, fear of public speaking/presentation. Sandrine has worked with staff returning to work after a long absence to help them with the transition period.

Education

  • Strengthscope® practitioner