Sheridan Maguire

Trainer and Coach

Sheridan is a highly effective coach-trainer and performance coach, with over 20 years’ experience of helping executives and teams break through their limiting assumptions and generate an inner sense of 'freedom to act' to positively impact their personal and team results. He is a very experienced coach-trainer, and has run the successful coach-training programme all over the world, including many ILM Level 7 Certificate and Diploma programmes. He has worked extensively across sectors including central and local government, the arts, banking and financial services, police services, the oil and power industries, the NHS and social care sectors, advertising and media, local and national charities and schools, including working with disaffected young people.

Sheridan has written articles on coaching in journals including Managing BestPractice and the Journal of Change Management, and his book Core Coaching – coaching for great performance at work was published in 2008.

Qualifications and Credentials

  • Certified coach (University of Strathclyde 1997)
  • MBTI accredited practitioner (Steps 1 and 2)
  • Qualified coaching supervisor (CSTD)
  • Member of the EMCC
  • Member of the Association of Coaching Supervisors (AOCS)
  • Fellow of the Institute of Leadership and Management (FInstLM)


His UK client list recently includes the WWF, National Skills Academy, Subsea 7, Blind Veterans UK, Euroclear, Laing O’Rourke, the College of Optometry, the Institute of Psychiatry, the NHS, Sense Worldwide Advertising, the Directory of Social Change, the Universities of Hertfordshire, Keele and London City, the National College of Social Work, Adults Supporting Adults, Pendragon, Sky Media, the British Standards Institute, & JMJ International Associates.