Backdrop Leadership Group

Consultancy, Coaching & Mentoring – ‘Putting your aims centre stage’

ServicesWe Offer

Welcome to Backdrop Leadership Group

Thank you for visiting Backdrop Leadership,

We work with the business and education sector through our different business arms.

We are a team of

qualified and experienced executive coaches, executive mentors

education consultants and more.

We will listen to what you want. So that we can help and support you to deliver your professional or personal aims and goals.

If you cannot find what you need, please do not hesitate to call, email or make contact via this website.

Jon Gibson

Founding Director, Lead Coach and Consultant

ILM Level 7 Executive Coach & Mentor

Executive Coaching & Mentoring Services
We are proud of the executive coaching and mentoring and training we provide for businesses and education (schools, colleges and universities). We work with all levels of leadership, from Trustees to Aspiring Leaders.
Leadership Coaching
Education Consultancy
Our education consultancy team offer an impressive range of services to education (schools, colleges and universities). We have visited hundreds of schools and completed work from State level down.
Education Consultancy
Health & Wellbeing Coaching
We are delighted to offer a broad programme of wellbeing and coaching support for the individual, business or education setting. We work with all individuals, businesses and education (schools, colleges and universities).
Wellbeing and Personal Coaching
The Team
Take a moment to meet our highly qualified and experienced team of consultants, supervisors, coaches and mentors. We work with a range of organisations and individuals. In businesses, schools, colleges and universities.
Backdrop’s team
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Backdrop Education Services
Education consultancy, advice, guidance and training for education settings for mainstream schools, special schools, private schools, Multi Academy Trusts and Local Authorities. And much more!
Education Consultancy
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Backdrop Coaching Services
Executive coaching , executive mentoring supervision and well being coaching for leaders such as Trustees, CEOs, Senior Leaders, Middle Leaders and aspiring leaders. And much more!
Leadership Coaching

How Would You Like To Work With Us?

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I am looking for an education consultant.
We have a range of highly skilled and experienced education consultants who will provide you the excellent service you need. Call us on 0333 344 1976 or for a no obligation chat.
Education Consultancy
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I am looking for a leadership coach, mentor or supervisor.
Congratulations on taking the first step. We can help you to join thousands of people, if not millions, across the world who have a coach or mentor. Call us on 0333 344 1976 or for a no obligation chat.
Leadership Coaching
I am looking for a wellbeing or life style coach.
We can help you to join thousands of people, if not millions, across the world who have a coach or mentor. Call us on 0333 344 1976 or for a no obligation chat.
Wellbeing and Personal Coaching

Get In Touch

Have Some Questions?

Almost everyone can benefit from coaching or mentoring.

If you are ready to set yourself professional or personal goals, want to make a positive difference in your life (at work or home) then the coaching and mentoring team can help you.

The short answer is yes.

The Backdrop team have a wide range of experience in mainstream and special schools.

They have supported hundreds of settings and can help.

Just drop us a line and we will introduce you to the right person for your needs.

Contacting us is one click away.


Our fees are exceptionally good value and we are sure you will not be disappointed with the price or service we provide.

The exact cost depends upon the service you would like.

Please contact us and we will discuss your needs and give you a great value for money quote.


Jon was an excellent coach, he encouraged me to think about problems from a different perspective and, through coaching models, was able to provide me with a valuable framework for communication.'
- School Leader
'I have thoroughly enjoyed being part of the SEND Review process. [Backdrop Leadership] has provided clear guidance regarding how to conduct the reviews and the areas to explore. As a result, I am confident that I have gained an overview of both the strengths of SEN provision within [the area] and the areas that require focus during the coming year.'
- Multi Academy Trust - Strategic SENDCo
'Jon...has enabled me to be more strategic...and become confident in my abilities to bring about lasting change ... The sessions were welcoming, relaxed and flexible in 'fitting' with my emotions on the day,'
- School Leader
'[Backdrop} has provided me with valuable guidance in how to raise the attainment of PP children in our school. [The] advice has been incredibly important in shaping our PP policies and plans, giving us a solid base on which to build on."
- Primary Assistant Headteacher and PP lead
'Excellent analytical support from an engaging and incisive consultant. We have already improved the accountability of HR in the workplace as a result, so that we can be sure targeted funding is used to raise student outcomes.'
- Secondary SENCO