Conflict resolution coach and trainer and workplace, civil/commercial and community mediator with international and cross cultural experience. She is fluent in English, French, Spanish and Portuguese. Accredited in the UK with the TCM group and a member of professional bodies BIMA and The Hive.
Antonia Jenkins is an empathic conflict resolution coach and trainer with considerable workplace, civil/commercial and community mediation experience. She is an accomplished linguist, translator and language teacher and she writes extensively. She is fluent English, French and Spanish and Portuguese.
Currently resident in London, she has over 30 years experience in international settings, supporting, managing, training, coaching and mediating in a wide variety of social projects, both big and small, in a number of countries. She started her career in Brazil and has worked in countries as diverse as Japan, China, Thailand and Lebanon, where she worked in the prison system, often in very demanding contexts where she had to use her skills and experience to the full.
Antonia also has a keen interest in community building and has a pro-active approach in a number of projects in her local area.
She has worked for a number of UK charities notably Victim Support, Centrepoint and Age UK which gives an excellent knowledge of the voluntary and charitable sectors.
As well as being a skilled and seasoned professional, Antonia is an excellent motivator and mentor. In helping those she works with to learn from their experiences and from past mistakes, she gets results. Additionally, she has a very good commercial eye and recognises that the resolution of conflict in the workplace and the boardroom is key to productivity and good business practice.
In her spare time Antonia writes about her myriad of interests: Conflict resolution, community building, natural health issues and she has contributed to a major published work on community building as an Associate of Mela Social Enterprise.