Official Website of Andrea Campbell

Profile

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Author & Blogger

Andrea published two non-fiction books in 2010. The first book entitled "Practical Business - ABC" explores the journeys of several business and motivational personalities and presents them in an inspiring A-Z text for budding entrepreneurs. The second book is a chronicle of Jamaican proverbs, sayings, places of interest and outstanding nationals. For more information on published texts please visit: www.andrea-campbell.com.

 

Andrea maintains an inspirational blog mixing age-old proverbs with contemporary business, languages and culture - areas on which she is particularly keen. These blogs can be found at www.camptys-andrea.blogspot.co.uk.

 

 

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Inventor

Andrea invented the Pocket Learner - an educational development system which enables children, particularly those with learning difficulties and developmental delay to build their vocabulary and develop reading skills.

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Social Entrepreneur

For the last decade Andrea has been involved in running social programmes that benefit individuals living in deprived communities. She is one of the Founders and Director of ACT Training Services - a UK based training provider in the regeneration industry which seeks to empower individuals to develop skills and competencies in order to secure sustainable employment. She is also the Founder and Chair of Camptys Foundation, a non-profit organisation that benefits disabled children and young adults living in disadvantaged communities across the globe, improving the opportunity for them to reach their full potential. She also operates a chatline website - Iamhere4u.net - where she helps individuals who are struggling with life challenges.

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Linguist

A linguist, Andrea speaks Spanish, French and Portuguese along with her native English. She is a qualified translator and interpreter, with experience in a wide range of fields.

 

Andrea holds an MA Degree in Linguistics (Hons) and an MBA degree. She also holds qualifications in Performance Coaching and Further Education Teaching. She is actively involved in the running of the organisations shown on this website and paints pictures for fun, specialising in landscapes using oil on canvas; the painting(s) on this page are her work.

Contact Andrea at

andrea@acttrainingco.com

 

When you see others jumping on two legs, try to jump on one only!

 

Excerpt from Jamaican Proverbs, People and Places

The Pocket

Learner

 

Educational development system that empowers children, particularly those with learning disabilities, helping them to build vocabulary and learn to read.

Camptys Foundation

 

Fundraises in order to support the work of frontline organisations

in developing countries that are working with people affected by disability.

ACT Training Services

 

Supports disadvantaged & vulnerable individuals seeking to develop and enhance their skills and competencies in order to move into sustainable jobs or self employment.

 

Andreacampbell.co.uk

The world is our convass; we should all get painting. (Andrea Campbell)