About TA Barker Associates

Who are we?

We are a training and coaching business specialising in working with Individuals, Business Owners, HR Directors and HR Managers so they can equip their Senior Leaders,  New Managers, Supervisors and Team Leaders with the right skills to maximise their performance and have a high performing business that is sustainable. 

We work with organisations and individuals that WANT to make a difference, who WANT to be agents for change and have a clear focus on TAKING action.

With over 30 years of experience in the Construction, Retail, Recruitment, Professional Services, Charity, Public Sector, Training, Education, Supply Chain, Overseas Trading and Hospitality industries, we understand the pressures you and your team face on a day to day basis.

Founder and CEO Tracy-Anne Barker, has extensive experience in helping businesses and individuals who commit to making change. She understands how frustrating it can be when your team is not performing and your managers need support. 

Prior to starting the business in 2018, she spent over 20 years managing small and large teams in many different sectors.  


As a qualified Coach and trainer, she is personally away of the impact training can make on an organisation. Both she and her team help hundreds of managers each year. We provide ambitious and growing organisations  with experts who partner with you to build long-term relationships, deliver practical and strategic solutions, personalised to suit you.

We take time to get to know and understand your business, leverage our breadth of experience and best practices to help you achieve excellent results.

Our range of services are flexible, allowing more time for owners and managers to run the business. With practical and cost-effective solutions you only pay for want you need. 

Get help with the three P’s  – People, Productivity, and Profitability.

Make a difference, be an agent for change in your organisation!


Help, Support & Discounts

FREE EBOOK – ‘Motivation for Managers’

Helping your team adapt to the changing situation, stay productive regardless of whether they are, also get the discounts and bonuses for our courses.

Our Approach

Evaluating the business – understanding your current and future challenges

Proposing – the services to be provided, goals, targets and outcomes

Agreement – we agree the scope of the project or activity and delivery methods

Delivery – against the agreement and brief for your organisation

Review – monitoring, reporting against progress milestones, issue review and project report

This approach regardless of the assignment provides clarity and is a good basis for effective working relationships.

Our Values

We work in partnership with our clients, building strong relationships, taking the time to understand your business needs.


To deliver on all promises made


To behave in an authentic way that is honest and true

Problem solving

To provide a valuable service that solves Client’s problems


To be honest with all Clients and Partners we work with


To be completely transparent and open with Clients


To lead from the front


To support our Clients in the best way possible

Contact Us

We would love to hear from you if you have any questions about our services or just want a chat.


Contact Address: 22 Friars View, Aylesford, Maidstone Kent ME20 7JQ

Telephone: 07449 041 092

Email: tracy-anne@tabarkerassociates.co.uk