Profile
Lance Racey 
Chartered MCIPD

I am the HR Director & Wellbeing Consultant for, 
and founder / owner of 
Lance Racey Consulting,
a human resources and 
employment law consultancy specialising in workplace health and wellbeing. 

I am passionate about helping employers reduce absence and stress, eliminate stigmas relating to mental ill health, learning 
disability or difficulty and domestic abuse, and improve the
health and wellbeing of workers and managers.

I am a Chartered Member of the Institute of Personnel and Development (Chartered MCIPD),
CIPD, The HR and development website
Associate Member of the International Stress Management Association (ISMA UK)


and member of the Leeds, York and 
North Yorkshire 
Chamber of Commerce.



Professional Experience

I am a professionally qualified Human Resources generalist, with over 30 years practical "hands-on" management and consultancy experience, specialising in
employment law and health and wellbeing.  

I have advised a wide range of organisations in the private, 
public and third sectors, and I have worked for a number of 
major "blue chip" companies, 
leading consultancies and 
public sector organisations including 
  • Arvato (part of Bertelsmann AG), in joint venture with East Riding of Yorkshire Council.
  • Peninsula Business Services Ltd
  • Safeway Stores plc
  • Boots the Chemists Ltd
  • British Telecom ("BT") 

Voluntary Work / Charitable Interests

I am a committee member of CANDI (Children AND Inclusion) in York, a forum representing Parents, as well as being a local branch member of the National Autistic Society (NAS). I am a parent representative on the Autism Strategy Group for York.

I support the aims of a variety of different charities / not-for-profit organisations including:
  • Time To Change
  • MIND
  • Rethink Mental Illness
  • SANE
  • Mental Health Foundation
  • Young Minds
  • Samaritans
  • Corporate Alliance Against           Domestic Violence (CAADV)
  • Women's Aid
  • Refuge
  • The-Key
Testimonials
 
“I had the pleasure to work with Lance and it was his patience and 
caring approach that I appreciated
and learned from most.  His passion for his field of expertise paid dividends for our clients time after time and I would have no hesitation in referring clients to him.”
Paul Murray, formerly Senior Employment Law Consultant at Peninsula Business Services Ltd - January 13, 2012 

“Lance is a very experienced and knowledgeable employment law specialist. When I first joined
Peninsula in 2003 Lance was my manager. His knowledge of employment law is remarkable, as well as his managerial and training skills. Lance is willing to help clients and colleagues. The atmosphere in his team was very friendly and everyone was willing to share knowledge and help each other, thanks to Lance's managerial style.” 
Isabella Brusati (LLB Hons, LLM, FCIPD), formerly Deputy Manager Consulting Department /  Employment Law Consultant at Peninsula Business Services Ltd -  January 18, 2012

Endorsements
 Paul Murray
Director Employment Law/ HR Consultant at PMHRC Ltd, Oldham
 Alison
Storrie

Creative Director at
Blue Squirrel Design,
York
 Jackie Price
Managing Director at OnSite Plus Ltd, Gloucestershire
 Sandy Marshall
CEO at The-Key CIC, Cumbria
 Christine Allen
Payroll & Pensions at Firth Rixson, Sheffield
 Clare Midgley
Development Worker Consultation and Involvement at Age UK County Durham
 Steve Thompson
Strategic Learning & Organisational Development Professional, Hull
 Nick Bardsley
Managing Director & Principal Trainer, Springfield Management Training; and Business Mentor for the Prince's Trust, Hull
 Howard Lockwood
Project Manager, Database Developer, AMRC, Huddersfield
 Stephen Brady
Head of Finance and Administration, Scarborough, Whitby & Ryedale MIND
 Caroline Crossley
Managing Director, Chestnut HR Consultancy, Holmfirth
 Caroline Hirst
English to French Translator, Whitby
 Sarah Dawkins
Registered Nurse and Owner, Sarah Dawkins Health Consultancy Ltd
 Catherine Hagan
Massage Therapist / Aromatherapist, Pressure Points Massage Therapies, York
 Tanya Elsworth
Head of Autism, The Joseph Rowntree School, York



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