Our Values

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The directors of Acumina, Lesley Ravenscroft and Denise Campbell, both worked for many years in large companies, with complex structures and (often) bureaucratic pressures.

In setting up Acumina, they were determined to build on the positives of what they had learned, whilst creating a new way of working: one that achieved ‘big’ but remained small.

Acumina works solely with partner Associates, all of whom choose to work with us for one, or (generally) several, contracts. All of these Associates are selected for the extent and relevance of their experience and skills, and for their explicit commitment to quality. And all contribute to the unique Acumina approach.
 


What we are committed to:-


People matter in everything we do – assessment, training, work with families – we place the individual at the very centre.

Quality matters - we pride ourselves in creating materials and services that are of the highest standards and that achieve the aims of the client in the most effective and professional way.

Extending the boundaries - innovation and creativity can contribute extensively to the effectiveness of services: we work with clients to ensure development and delivery that maximises both effectiveness and engagement.

Process, not just content - we are committed to true learning so promote curriculum, assessment and training materials that focus not just on the ability to regurgitate methodology, but on the application of that content in an open-ended context.

Working together, with both Associates and clients - a collaborative, team approach promoting a synergy that is healthy, supportive and enables success for all.

Transparency - we strive to be fair and open, with everyone.

Fun! - work takes up a great deal of time. We want people who work with us to enjoy what they do and be rewarded accordingly. Acumina enjoys what it does!


Who We Are

  Acumina works in a flexible, responsive way, involving a wide range of much-valued Associates to support the two Directors of the company, Lesley Ravenscroft and Denise Campbell.     Lesley provides the education...

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Our Values

The directors of Acumina, Lesley Ravenscroft and Denise Campbell, both worked for many years in large companies, with complex structures and (often) bureaucratic pressures. In setting up Acumina, they were determined...

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Denise Campbell

Training and consultancy Denise is a highly skilled and accredited trainer and training manager, with excellent communication and facilitation skills that have been tested at all levels, from one to one...

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Lesley Ravenscroft

Lesley has over 18 years’ experience in the development of curriculum materials and high-stakes assessments in mathematics and other subjects. She is a prolific writer, with a strong reputation for creativity...

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Associates

We are privileged to work with some of the most experienced and dedicated writers, test developers, designers, trainers, administrators and ..... well, the list is endless, but each and every...

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