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New Recruits for Improve International

26 October 2015

UK - Veterinary CPD specialist Improve International has announced two new appointments.

The first is the appointment of Stephanie Godfrey, who has joined as Programme Tutor. In this role she will work with delegates studying for Improve's range of General Practitioner (GPCert) and Postgraduate Certificates (PgC) to help to ensure their success in achieving these qualifications.

The second is the appointment of Account Executive, Sophie Cox. In this role, she will support delegates who are interested in undertaking a qualification or course with Improve. 

Stephanie has a degree in Equine Science and worked as a veterinary thermographer for large and small animals before undertaking a Professional Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE). Prior to joining Improve, she was Student Performance Manager at a Further Education land-based College. 

Stephanie Godfrey

Sophie Cox has recently graduated from university and has worked in a range of related sales and marketing roles.

Stephanie Godfrey said: "It's an exciting time to be joining Improve as the business is growing rapidly.

I was attracted to the role because of my interest in animal science. I'm looking forward to meeting the new delegates and supporting them through their programmes of study."

Sophie Cox said: "I'm really enjoying getting to grips with my new role and look forward to building long-term relationships with our delegates."

John Douglass, Assistant Managing Director of Improve International, added: "We have been reviewing every aspect of our training programmes in order to enhance the overall experience for our delegates. Sophie will play a key role, ensuring veterinary professionals select the most appropriate course to suit their learning needs and, in her role as Programme Tutor, Stephanie will be the first point of contact for delegates and will be able to help them with any questions or requirements for additional support." 

Sophie Cox

Improve International is one of the UK’s leading veterinary training companies with a 17 year track record in providing structured continuing professional development (CPD) to veterinary professionals. Its postgraduate programmes are accredited by the European School of Postgraduate Veterinary Studies (ESVPS) and validated by Harper Adams University.

Several of its Postgraduate Certificate programmes (PgC's), including its flagship Small Animal Medicine and Small Animal Surgery Certificates, confer eligibility for applications for RCVS’ Advanced Practitioner status.

Acquired by Benchmark Holdings Plc in February 2015 and based in Swindon, Improve provides high quality CPD in a range of formats for veterinary surgeons, veterinary nurses, receptionists and practice managers to help them to develop their skills and knowledge, using a combination of review lectures, case-based discussion and where, applicable, hands-on practical sessions.

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