Campbell - Trainer - Cape Town, WC, South Africa

Lynn Campbell

Cape Town, WC, South Africa




I am a passionate and successful trainer, facilitator, project manager, administrator and fund-raiser. Grounded and experienced, I have well developed training skills having practiced in Government, NGO, Corporate, HE and school sectors. My passion and commitment is the development of individuals and organisations in a culturally sensitive manner. I am a dynamic communicator and motivator with the ability to relate to people at all levels as well as being a compulsive reader and life-long learner.

Work History


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CAPS aligned in-service training of Foundation and Intermediate Phase teachers from the Western Cape Teaching and Leadership Institute (CTLI), Johannesburg Central District and Central Free State District in the Communicative
Approach to Shared and Guided Reading;
• Lectures on the Communicative Approach to Literacy teaching to undergraduate Foundation and Intermediate
Phase students at Stellenbosch University and Cape Peninsula University of Technology;
• Development of course content for two hour, professional development workshops on the Communicative
Approach to Literacy teaching;
• Demonstration lessons and training of Foundation and Intermediate Phase teachers in the Communicative
Approach to Literacy teaching at Clifton Preparatory School, Durban.

Gl eDuCation
• Management of the SA assessment (digital and paper-based) sales territory through the identification of key
customers, planning and operationalising a national travel schedule as well as identifying and participating in key
exhibitions and events;
• On-going research of legislation and guidelines governing assessment and inclusion in government and
Independent schools;
• Driving GL sales into the primary and secondary school market as well as independent remedial centres and trade distributors;
• Building up product knowledge across the GL assessment range by being proficient at both on-line and paper
based systems as well as conducting product training workshops at schools and with Juta staff;
• Networking at district, provincial and national level to with key government officials involved in inclusion and school
assessment and the investigation of assessment projects currently underway.

business Consultant


From October 2011

Juta Corporate & Juta Academic, Education & Agency Division


D G Murray Trust

From February 2010

University of Cape Town
Address: 6 Lothian Road, Rondebosch, 7700 Address: University of Cape Town,
Tel: 021 685 4304 | Mobile: 072 200 5900 Private Bag X3, Rondebosch, 7701
E-mail: Tel: 021 650 4221/3483 | 021 683 2420
Mobile: 082 568 0200



Interested in travel, theatre, classical music, conservation, cycling (Cape Argus);
• Motivational speaker for faith based groups and women's clubs (country-wide);
• Volunteer at the Cango Wildlife Ranch, Oudtshoorn;
• Weigh-Less Woman of the Year 2009 - ambassador and motivational speaker.

ms Jill eggleton Qso ms rene King
Senior Vice President Global Education Systems Ltd Director Khululeka Community Education Development Centre
Address: 132a St Stephens Avenue, Parnell 1052, Address: P O Box 2131, Komani, 5532
Auckland, New Zealand Tel: 051 838 1179 | Mobile: 083 5171721
Tel: + 64 9377 9678 | Mobile: + 64 21 756113 E-mail:
ms Diane laugksch
ms lynne du toit Colleague at the D G Murray Trust
CEO Juta and Co Ltd Address: 7 Ian Road, Rondebosch, 7700
Address: 1st Floor Sunclare Building, Dreyer Street, Tel: 021 671 2372 | Mobile: 084 580 7125
Claremont, 7708 Email:
Tel: 021 659 2318 | Mobile: 078 222 2187
E-mail: Prof eric atmore
Director Centre for Early Childhood Education and Adjunct
mr allan taylor Associate Professor, Department of Social Development,

Research and Development Manager


October 1998 - December 2010

(Cape Town, South Africa)

POsiTiON Research and Development Manager
• Research, plan, implement and monitor major internally and externally initiated projects;
• Propose and facilitate strategic processes for organisational development within the DGMT as well as for NGOs
seeking funding;
• Strategically and operationally manage the day-to-day activities of Monitoring and Research staff as well as the
Manager of the National Integrated Early Childhood Development (ECD) Project (Ilifa Labantwana);
• Research and write position papers on critical issues.

POsiTiON Grants Manager
• Conceptualisation, strategic management as well as day-to-day oversight of the activities of the National Integrated
ECD Project, Ilifa Labantwana (initially R60m over 4 years);
• Oversee (final proof reading and editing) of meeting documentation;
• Attend and participate in the 2-day, quarterly Grants sub-committee grants meetings and take minutes;
• Undertake extensive field visits to assess, monitor and evaluate programmes;
• Research and write position papers on critical issues e.g. ECD and the Aged;
• Overall responsibility for distribution of approximately R80m per annum.

POsiTiON Grants Co-ordinator (Education)
• Receive, assess, monitor and evaluate all Education proposals - ECD to Higher Education;
• Undertake an extensive visit programme to proposed and existing beneficiaries
(approximately 200 beneficiaries per annum).

Project Leader ECD & Foundation Phase Unit


January 1997 - September 1998

(East London, South Africa)

POsiTiON Project Leader ECD & Foundation Phase Unit

• Administration and Fundraising: Full responsibility for 13 staff members, documentation of project development,
correspondence, contracts, funding proposals, tender documentation, staff appraisals, budgeting.



Up to September 2011

Early Learning Resource Unit (ELRU), Claude Leon Foundation & Weigh-Less

Qualifications & Certifications


university of Cape town


rhodes university

Psychology and Sociology

university of Port elizabeth


Denneoord teachers College and stellenbosch university

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