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Life Coach - ICF Professional Coach & Skills Trainer

About me

Coaching is a great way to identify and tackle issues that are difficult to address on your own.

We will look at what is holding you back, what stories about ourselves need to be let go, and what new possibilities can be explored.

Lets face it, we all have blind spots, so having a skilled companion who can shed light on some of them as well as giving you practical new skills is invaluable.

Some examples of coaching topics are -

Lack of confidence

Whether this is holding yourself back, or trying to please others, we will breakthrough the old fears and stories that we tell ourselves so that you feel seen for who you are and have belief in your own inherent value.

Inner criticism

Do you recognise that little voice in your head that makes you doubt yourself and your abilities? Together we get to understand this self inhibiting habit and how it works so that we can take the steps needed to overcome its negative impact.

Loss of direction

Are you feeling bored, stuck, or just going through the motions? Together we will re ignite your drive, by addressing what really matters to you in life and designing your work / life accordingly.

All coaching topics are different and unique to you.

So, I get to know you, your world, your challenges and your ambitions before designing a coaching programme tailored to your specific needs.

Please get in touch and let's see if we can work together.


                                  What my clients are saying -

"(Through coaching) I began to see for myself the direction I wanted to take in life.
Jamie is caring, supportive and easy to talk to" - Primary School Teacher

"Engage with Jamie and he will explore where you can grow, and blossom... Through a personalised programme you will see a beneficial development path that encompasses your whole life, taking in career, home and emotional aspects. It’s a process that promises enrichment, wellbeing, balance and ultimately enhanced happiness. "-  Accountant

"Through better understanding and recognition of myself, Jamie’s coaching has helped me achieve what I would never expect of myself. What I’ve learnt from Jamie has been invaluable and couldn’t thank him enough for his guidance and experience"   Software Consultant

Jamie gave me realistic targets and skills to help me deal with whatever worries I had that day/week/month. I’m so happy with my progress and even though I finished the programme, I’m happy to say I’m still using these skills today. Jamie is professional, understanding and willing to help guide in whatever way he can, I can’t recommend Jamie enough.” Secondary School Teacher

Working with Jamie has been an eye opening experience. Through the exercises he gave me, I began to know myself better, in a way I wouldn't have on my own. I began to modify how I approached my professional and personal commitments and relationships in a more constructive way. Most importantly, I changed my view of myself and my control over events in life. He is a great listener, very observant, thoughtful, thorough, and funny. It is an experience I highly recommend."  Medical Researcher

Training, qualifications & experience

Professional and Integral Coach
Accredited member of the International Coach Federation *

Certified Professional Integral Coach **

Jamie used to work as a professional actor before becoming an Integral Development Coach.  He now works freelance  as Personal Development and Executive coach and founded JamieSymonsCoaching, which provides one to one coaching, group coaching and communication training to individuals and organisations.

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Member organisations


UK International Coach Federation (ICF)

The International Coach Federation is the professional association for personal and business coaches worldwide.

Coaches can become accredited by the ICF, who have three grades of membership: Associate Certified Coach (ACC), Professional Certified Coach (PCC) and Master Certified Coach (MCC), with the different categories standing for different levels of training and experience. Master Certified Coach's have achieved a substantial level of training and experience.

Members of ICF are accountable to a professional code of ethics.


Free initial telephone session

Additional information

I offer 30 minute free coaching session by phone to get to know each other and discuss what you are looking to achieve from the coaching.  This will allow us both to get a flavour of what it might be like to work with each other and whether it is a good fit.

I try to keep my fees affordable with the fees agreed according to individual circumstances and requirements.

Each session lasts between 60 - 90 minutes.

Between the sessions you will be given practices to take up which are designed to help develop new awareness around your coaching topic. 

Our sessions will be held at a mutually convenient location for the client and coach. When it is not possible to meet face to face coaching can take place over Zoom.

When I work

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun

Monday to Friday, 9am - 7.00pm however, I have limited spaces for weekends.

Further information

I have  consulting rooms in Hadleigh and Woodbridge, Suffolk. I also provide coaching all round the country and world using Zoom.

Woodbridge, Suffolk, IP12

Sudbury, Suffolk, CO10

Type of session

In person
Home visits

Online platforms