Hawley HR & Coaching Ltd combines over 25 years of HR experience with professional Coaching expertise to give a rich and varied offering to its Clients.

Carolyn (Caz) Hawley is a postgraduate in Business & Personal Coaching, Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development (FCIPD qualified) and a licensed Career Coach. She has also completed a Coaching Supervision programme enabling her to provide coaching supervision to other coaches to ICF professional standards. Based in London, UK, she works with a wide cross-section of Clients in person, by telephone or via Skype or other applications.

Coaching experience

In addition to coaching a range of different Clients, Carolyn also works as an Associate with Barefoot Coaching Ltd supporting their Post Graduate Certificate in Business & Personal Coaching as a Facilitator and Assessor. She has written coaching articles for Ealing NCT publications, and also works with London charity “Spark Inside” coaching young adults within the Criminal Justice System through change & transition and away from reoffending. Additionally she mentors young adults and women returners to the workplace, through a partnership programme with the Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development (CIPD).

HR Experience

With a wealth of HR experience, which includes managing all HR aspects of organisational change processes, the set-up of an HR function within a new Start-Up Oil & Gas Exploration Company, and providing HR support to other SMEs, she also brings international HR experience as a Senior HR Business Partner in a larger Oil & Gas Company and in a variety of senior HR roles in the International FMCG/Drinks industry. She has several years of experience in the Public Sector with the Police Service, Social Services and NHS. Carolyn demonstrates a flexible approach covering all aspects of a professional & experienced HR service.

Carolyn is a graduate of Leicester University with a BSc (Honours), majoring in Psychology.

Professional memberships

  • Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development (FCIPD)
  • Post graduate Certificate in Business & Personal Coaching
  • Licensed Career Coach with CCS (Career Counselling Services)
  • ACC Member of the International Coach Federation (ICF)
  • Membership with Coaching At Work (CAW)
  • Recently completed a Coaching Supervision programme leading to a post-graduate Coaching Supervision qualification to ICF professional standards
  • Post-graduate qualification in Career & Talent Management – Kingston University

Code of Conduct and Ethics

As a member of the above professional bodies and recognised leaders in their field, Hawley HR & Coaching Ltd works within a professional code of conduct and ethics at all times.

In HR work, the Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development, along with ACAS and other institutes, guides all work, principles and levels of service.

In Coaching work, Hawley HR & Coaching Ltd works within recognised frameworks for contracting, confidentiality and professional conduct, guided by the International Coach Federation.

  • “…it soon became apparent that Carolyn was not a typical HR person, but someone who had a much deeper understanding ...

    Stephen A Hermeston, Manager & Principal, Jaguar Ventures LLC, 

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  • “Carolyn built the HR function, took the initiative and always provided sound HR advice and leadership. She regula...

    Client, Oil & Gas Industry, 

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  • “Coaching with Caz has increased my self-motivation and I am thinking more positively. Remembering positive experi...

    1:1 Client, 

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  • “As Senior HR Business Partner, Carolyn supported our Aberdeen office and other North West Europe operational area...

    John Scrimgeour, Executive Director of the Aberdeen Institute of Energy, University of Aberdeen

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  • “Carolyn always displayed strong customer service alongside a strong work ethic. You could rely on her for informa...

    Zoe Marshall, HR Advisor at URBN UK LImited

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  • “I worked with Carolyn at Carlsberg when she was International HR Manager in Copenhagen. She was always profession...

    Hege Aamotsmo, SVP Human Resources at Orkla Confectionery

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  • “Caz has been my ‘co-coach’ since the start of 2010 – regularly helping me to assess where I am ...

    Paulette Campbell, Area Manager at North Wales Housing

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  • “Carolyn coached me with an issue in 2007. She worked with me through a very searching exercise to see how I was s...

    Dorothy Betts, Business & Personal Coaching

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