Karen Knapper

functional skills specialist

Karen joined Pier Training as a Functional Skills support Tutor, ensuring all of our learners receive the best possible guidance and support to achieve their maths and English. A qualified assessor of work-based learning qualifications for many years and very experienced in delivering leadership & management qualifications, qualified herself in leadership & management level 5 having recently undertaken her own work based learning qualification.,. Karen’s career history includes retail management where she developed very effective supporting, coaching and mentoring skills which makes her perfect for the role she is currently undertaking. A very bubbly, approachable and supportive individual whose enthusiasm to achieve is infectious.

In her spare time Karen loves nothing more than taking her caravan to various beauty spots around the country to enable her to undertake many treks with her beautiful pet dogs.