Kate Omonigho Pearson
Head of Employability
Kate is one of our Employability Team leaders and has worked for Genius Within for 4 years. She was a runner up for ERSA’s Employment Advisor of the Year in 2019.
Prior to joining Genius Within, Kate spent 9 years delivering and managing Offending Behaviour Programmes. She also studied a Criminal Justice and Criminology Degree during that time.
During her first 3 years at Genius Within, Kate worked for the Criminal Justice team with neurodiverse offenders in custody and the community to develop employability skills and support them into work. She then became a Team Leader in the Employability Team and has since then gone on to become Head of Employability. She is currently studying her ILM Level 7 in Leadership and Management.
Kate has a BA (Hons) degree in Criminology and Criminal Justice and she is currently working towards her ILM Level 7 Diploma in Leadership and Management.
Kate has been involved in several in-house training sessions related to neuro-inclusion, supervision skills, coaching, one-to-one work, motivational report writing, equality and diversity, video monitoring, manager training, and social skills development which help her to better support her clients in a social justice setting.
My inner genius is…
…being able to help others to find their inner genius.