Janet Halliwell

Progamme Leader Business

Janet Haliwell


On completing her degree Janet studied the LCCI Private Secretary’s Diploma, which enabled her to work as a PA for a variety of large organisations.

This experience informs her teaching of administration and business communication and gives students additional confidence in and respect for her as a tutor.

Janet has advised and assisted students with career choices enabling them to gain related employment or progress to higher education (HE).

Having worked for private organisations, Janet realised she wanted a career where she felt she had made a difference to something or someone by the end of the day. She believed she had the skills and knowledge to do this.

Expert In...

My specialisms are business communication, administration, employability skills and customer service. I have delivered these subjects to full-time FE students and employees working for local organisations such as Blackpool Council, The Department of Health and Pensions, and Blackpool Pleasure Beach. Our students have progressed to working as managers, trainers in administration, ,marketing executives, event coordinators, accountants and PAs for local and national organisations.

Courses I Teach

Qualifications and Accolades

• BA (Hons) Human Communication
• Deloitte Universal Challenge Winner (Employability)

Industry Background

I worked as a PA for a variety of large organisations. I stay ahead by keeping up-to-date with the external environment and through professional networking with local and national businesses.

Professional Activities

I stay current by participating in continuous professional development.

Why B&FC?

As a tutor I love the constant challenges and changes as well as the fantastic community spirit you feel on entering the buildings. The job satisfaction is second to none. I am part of a highly qualified team offering students a practical approach to business with progression to higher education and/or employment.


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