Steve Nestor

Steve Nestor

Professional Qualifications and Accreditations

  • BA (Hons) Open, First Class – Open University 
  • ILM Coaching and Mentoring (Level 5) 
  • Emotional Intelligence Practitioner 
  • NLP Master Practitioner 
  • Accredited Strengthscope Practitioner 
  • Mental Health First Aider 

L&D Consultant – Raise the Bar

Steve is an experienced and qualified coach & mentor, leader, learning & development, and marketing & communications specialist with comprehensive experience of developing exceptional relationships with clients, peers, colleagues, and leadership teams to provide sustainable business solutions.
Employing a growth mindset to solution finding, Steve is a dedicated, personable professional with the drive, skills, and ability to effortlessly empower others to flourish and fulfil their individual potential. An emotional intelligence practitioner, NLP Master Practitioner, and an accredited Strengthscope practitioner he has a particular interest in strengths-based coaching and the power of positive psychology.
Passionate about people development, wellbeing and clear communication – Steve’s purpose is to stimulate reflection, inspire belief, and ignite growth.
Professionally curious, with a knack for simplifying the complicated, Steve is fascinated by people and enjoys building valuable, trusting, enduring relationships – creating safe spaces for people to explore their reality, enabling them to move toward achieving the things that are important to them.
Steve’s career has taken him on a winding path – experiencing roles such as croupier, media sales executive, cash centre and security depot manager, bailiff, support worker, and marketing and communications specialist before discovering that a career in learning & development and helping others to recognise and fulfil their potential was his vocation. 

For Steve, it’s all about raising the personal self-awareness that leads to sustainable behavioural change, empowered individuals, high performing teams, and the creation of cultures of continuous improvement.