John Wilson


  • Tutor, Assessor, Internal Verifier
  • Specialist Rugby Coach and Team builder
  • Next Phase personal development leader, personal statement development, communication, teamwork, presentation and interview skills.


  • The Further and Adult Education Teacher’s Certificate (City & Guilds July 1989)
  • Assessor Award D32 & D33 (City & Guilds Nov 2000)
  • Internal Verifier Award D34 (Swindon College July 2001)
  • Associate of the Institute for Learning
  • Fellow of the Chartered Institute for Personnel & Development
  • Fellow of the Institute for Training and Occupational Learning
  • Stage 2 British Sign Language Communicator, resulting in role as translator at Southwark Crown Court
  • DBS (Aug 2017)


  • Intake manager at the Metropolitan Police Training Establishment, Hendon, for 120 recruits and 20 training staff.
  • Head of the Training Design & Research Unit at the Metropolitan Police Training Establishment, Hendon.
  • Physical Training and Self Defence and Law Instructor – Metropolitan Police
  • Learning and development consultant
  • Police Inspector – retired


‘‘As an excellent communicator and tutor, with proven training and interpersonal skills, gained through vast experience in a large public sector service. I have identified Next Phase Academy as a conduit for personal development in combination with team sport and further education. As a learning and development consultant specialising in communication, I will use my extensive knowledge and ability as a purveyor of blended learning, to provide an environment in which learning will take place within an engaging, safe and fun environment so that all students can fulfil their potential whilst enjoying their journeys.”