Therese Hoyle

Leading UK Coach, Circle Time & Positive Playtime Expert,
Best Selling Author of 101 Playground Games & 101 Wet Playtime Games


Therese Hoyle has over 25 years’ teaching experience in mainstream, special and higher education. She is the founder and Head Facilitator of Therese Hoyle Consultancies (previously The Success Partnership Limited). Since 1996 Therese has worked nationally and internationally with over 450 schools and organisations and with more than 14,500 individuals inspiring them with Positive Playtime, Circle Time, Positive Parenting, Positive Behaviour Management, Emotional Literacy and Leadership Coaching programmes.

Her work in schools has been featured in a UK DfES, BBC Anti Bullying Video (never released), the national press and New Zealand’s Education Gazette. She is a feature writer for Teacher’s Matter Magazine, Australasia and Edventure Playtime Resources Catalogue.

Therese has a passion for creating positive and harmonious school cultures and for supporting children in reaching their full and true potential.

A former Senior Associate Partner of Jenny Mosley, founder of the UK’s Quality Circle Time Positive Behaviour Management Model, Thérèse was instrumental in taking Circle Time to New Zealand, where she launched the programme nationally and received a wealth of acclaim for her work.

Therese designs and delivers bespoke training programmes for schools and has developed a range of exciting programmes such as ‘Circle Time Essentials’, ‘Circle Time in Action’, ‘Circle Time to support SEAL’, ‘Powerfully Positive Playtimes’,’ Wellbeing for You – Balancing Work and Life’ and the ‘EduCoach,’ coach training programme.

She is also a highly sought after and professionally trained coach, mentor and coach trainer with over 21 years experience. She has been International Coach Federation certified since 2006, is an Institute of Leadership Management (ILM) Level 7 accredited coach and trainer, Thrive Trained practitioner (pilot training for trainers programme) and Action Learning Set facilitator.

Therese was appointed by Arbonne International to join their board of trustees for their charitable foundation in the UK, in 2012, the Arbonne Charitable Foundation. The foundation’s mission is to improve the confidence and self-esteem of teen boys and girls.

In 2014 Therese designed and developed a range of exciting Playtime Resources for schools with Edventure Playtime Resources Company.

This year she created a series of Emotional Health and Wellbeing teaching resources for Bristol City Council and Bristol Healthy Schools.

She is a sought after speaker at workshops and conferences nationally and internationally.

She lives in Malvern, Worcestershire with her family and dog Snowy.