Have a successful, fulfilling career

(without running yourself ragged)

We help HR and People professionals
to fall back in love with work.

Fay Wallis, a career coach sitting at a table with a dark haired woman having a discussion.

Practical, empathetic support
from experienced coaches

Hello, I’m Fay Wallis, career coach and HR Coffee Time podcast host.

From my background in HR, I know what a rewarding, but challenging, career it can be. So, I founded Bright Sky Career Coaching help ‘People people’ have a
happier working life.

As my business has grown, I’ve hand picked a small team of career coaches. They all have relevant HR experience and share my values of empathy,
expertise and empowerment.

We’re here to take a load off your mind, with coaching, courses, podcasts and an HR Planner that give you the confidence and tools you need to move forwards.

Well-qualified support

Our coaches are HR specialists, with a wealth of relevant experience and qualifications, including:

  • Decades of combined experience

  • MA Human Resources Management

  • ILM Level 7 Certificate in Executive Coaching & Mentoring

  • CCS (Career Counselling Services) trained and licenced Career Coach

  • Certified Everything DiSC Practitioner

  • Mental Health First Aider

3 birds in mid-flight

Coaching for HR and People professionals:

Make time for you

When you devote so much energy to helping others, sometimes you need a little help with your own career.

1:1 coaching:

  • Unlock your potential with career & leadership coaching

  • Prepare for any question with interview coaching

  • Start a new chapter with career change coaching

Group coaching

  • Increase your confidence, influence & impact in 6 weeks with ‘Inspiring HR’

Online courses:

Put your best foot forward

Show yourself in the best possible light when applying for jobs.
Each course is taught by me and packed with practical pointers.

While they were created to help all professionals,

the content remains highly relevant for HR and People professionals.

Power up your LinkedIn profile

The CV Toolkit – CV writing course

My podcast for HR professionals

HR Coffee Time

with Fay Wallis

Working in HR can be tough. But it needn’t be.
Join Fay for a weekly shot of insightful interviews and
practical advice to make your career work for you.

“A must listen for all HR experts” 

“Informative, practical and relevant” 

“Great insights and a warm conversation” 

HR Coffee time logo with a picture of Fay Wallis and blue background.


“I would recommend Fay to any HR professional looking to increase their confidence and enhance their influencing/strategic skills”

Carly Miller, Director of People Services

“I highly recommend, particularly anyone looking to develop their skills in areas such as HR Strategy, Confidence and Influencing. Fay is a really warm coach and helped the group work to their very individual goals.”

Lara Pletcher, HR Director

“The coaching helped me build my influencing skills and confidence when interacting with the senior leadership team, so that I was able to operate at a strategic level. I am proud to have launched initiatives that enabled the company to succeed.”

Grace Gurupira, Group HR Manager

HR Planner 2024:

Stay on top of everything,

all year

Back by popular demand, a super-helpful planner, filled with features designed to set you up for a successful year ahead.

Fay holding the hardback HR Planner 2024

Are we a good fit?

Our career coaching is ideal for you if:

  • You are an HR or People professional

  • You are looking for 1:1 or group coaching support your career

  • You are at mid or senior level

It isn’t right for you if:

  • You want employment law advice

  • You want to book HR consultancy services

  • You would like us to find a job for you

Get in touch and start moving forwards

To find out more about how career coaching can help, or to ask any questions, get in touch through our contact form. We’d love to hear from you.