North East and Yorkshire

Toni Ward

Sales Executive

Toni brings considerable experience to her role, formed by 20 years in consultative sales, account management and training for a variety of notable employers before joining Intec in 2008. It’s this very experience – along with qualifications in sales, leadership, negotiation and management - that enables her to excel in her position for Intec in one of the fastest developing economies in England. Outside of work Toni has a passion for many things including historic places, keeping fit, travelling to meet family in Italy and America and, during summer months, motorbike trips with her partner Graham to the Lake District and Wales. 

Shelley Lea 

National Recruitment Team Leader

Recruitment Consultant, Shelley, honed her skills working for a specialist hospitality recruitment company, before moving to a career in logistics making the most of her multi-tasking skills. She joined the Intec team and is back doing what she loves, Recruitment.

Bright and bubbly she is very much a people person; ‘I’ve always loved meeting and talking to new people and it’s great to place the right person in the right vacancy. Hearing the employer’s happy and the Apprentice is enjoying what they do, really makes my day. Everyone’s happy.’

Shelley is originally from the Lake District and loves to go back as and when she can to visit family. A fitness fanatic, she has completed several half marathons and a number of mud runs.

Rhys King

National Recruitment Consultant

Rhys was the rising star of the Recruitment Team and has now progressed to his new role as Recruitment Consultant, after completing his Apprenticeship with Intec. 

At just 18, Rhys has already worked in a restaurant and as an exhibition host, all while running his own business with his brother, hosting gaming servers. With his strong work ethic and great customer service skills, he’s a great asset to the Team and has pre-screening candidates down to a fine art.

 ‘I’m enjoying my new role as Recruitment Consultant and i am looking forward to my future with Intec’ 

He’s also an avid gamer and enjoys socialising. 


Tracey Chaplin

National Recruitment Consultant

Tracey  has worked for Intec for over 30 years, she first started in 1988 as a receptionist at our Milton Keynes centre and worked her way up to Centre Administrator, and also manged the running of our IT Courses.  Approximately 10 years ago Tracey moved to Head Office in Rugby to manage the running of the IT Courses nationally for all centres

In 2012 Tracey was promoted to Software Training Manager.  In January of this year she moved departments again, this time to join the Recruitment Team as a National Recruitment Consultant.

Tracey says “I have really enjoyed my time at Intec over the last 30 years in my various roles and have seen many changes within the business over the years. I have built up a good working relationship with many of my customers and it has been a pleasure to work with them over the years” Tracey has a great knowledge Microsoft packages and Apprenticeship training.

Outside of work Tracey loves spending time with her grand-daughters, walking & running, and has recently just completed her first 5k park run.  In the summer months Tracey loves to be out on the river on her boat and socialising with friends