About Consulting Circles

At Consulting Circles we place great emphasis on delivering quality services to our clients. Our products are developed from the core skills of our Directors and Associates. We have more than 15 years experience at a strategic and operational level of organisational development, third sector service delivery, contract management and workforce development.

Ray Jenkins Dip. Couns. MBA

Ray JenkinsRay is the former National Development Director for CRI, one of the largest social care providers delivering substance misuse interventions in the UK. He is a former member of the Anti Drugs Co-ordination Unit (UKADCU) advising on the implementation of the Government’s 10 year Drug Strategy.

He has extensive knowledge of strategic and workforce development that is supported by an operational background in delivering community and criminal justice based services across Tiers 2, 3 & 4. A qualified Trainer (C&G 7303) Ray has been delivering ITEP courses, supervision and supporting providers to implement ITEP since 2008.

Sonia Yeandle Dip. Couns. C&G 7303

Sonia YeadleSonia has more than 17 years experience of working in the social care field with Social Services and local authority legal departments. Her expertise encompasses Workplace Policy writing, implementation and training as well as Workplace Stress Audits and ISO Project Management.

Trained by BSI (British Standards Institute), Sonia has worked with a number of small charities to help them prepare for ISO certification status. Sonia also holds an Advanced Diploma in Integrative Counselling, & Psychotherapy, Diploma in Integrative Group-work, Diploma in Supervision and a PTLLS qualification. Sonia also designs and runs CPD Workshops for Counsellors, Key-workers and Social Care & Health staff across the UK.


Consulting Circles work with a number of select associates with senior operational management experience and proven track records in the delivery of social care training and consultancy. We ensure that all our associates have the right skills and qualifications to match an organisation’s business and training needs.