Our team are passionate about supporting our students to become qualified Fitness Professionals. We’re fanatic about fitness, developing those who strive for career success in the leisure sector, and shaping the leaders of the future in Health and Wellbeing! We’re also a nice bunch too!

So we thought we’d take you behind the scenes to meet the team.

This week, it’s…

Steve Stobbs – Venue & Bookings Administrator – “The Rock Star”

Steve worked for 10 years as a Tutor in Business Administration, IT and Basis Skills for Pitman Training/Alliance Learning, before joining the Focus team.

A cool guy with sharp Customer Service skills, Steve is a  strong relationship-builder with an outrageous sense of humour and a savvy for keeping our students calm and focussed.

A music fan (that is, with the exception of Pop Music!), Steve plays bass guitar, and has a penchant for a bit of Smooth FM. Steve is part of an early 70s influenced jamming band and hopes to break into the music scene on a bigger scale. Watch this space!

We asked Steve…

Interesting Fact About You…

I beat Bon Jovi to Number 1 in the Piccadilly Radio (now Key 103) rock chart around 1990.

What three things can you not live without?

My family, musical boys-toys, and my kitchen larde.

How Would Your Friends Describe You?

“Turn it down!”

Why do you love your job?

The staff and the really good family environment.