I. The terms and conditions below apply to all coaching and mentoring services provided by Kamaria Fleary (“kamariafleary.com”) to any individual or organisation ("the client") and constitute the contract for the service to be provided by kamariafleary for the client. The term 'coaching' as here used covers life coaching, personal coaching and business coaching for clients and where applicable includes mentoring or supervision services provided for clients, coaches or others.
II. Coaching is not psychological counselling or any type of therapy, and should not be construed as such.
III. In return for the fees payable by the client (or by a third party on their behalf), Kamaria Fleary agrees to provide the service as described below and in accordance with the terms and conditions set out below. The client agrees to pay fees for the service on the terms and conditions set out below (in situations where a third party pays the fees, the third party counts as an agent acting on behalf of the client).
IV. The date that the first coaching session takes place shall be deemed to be the start date for the service. Participation by any individual in the first coaching session constitutes acceptance of these terms and conditions. The client will be required to sign a contract with Kamaria Fleary at the commencement of coaching.
Responsibility & Commitment
I. Kamaria Fleary will seek to enable the client to set and achieve goals that will help to bring about desired outcomes for the client. The client has sole responsibility for any decisions they may make following coaching with Kamaria Fleary. Kamaria Fleary accepts no liability for the client’s actions. Kamaria Fleary has no liability for any loss incurred by any client, whether financial or otherwise, following commencement of coaching sessions, or for any perceived failure by the client, whether justified or otherwise, to achieve a material improvement in quality of life or to achieve their desired outcomes or goals.
II. The client will be required to complete a form at the commencement of coaching where they will be asked if they are ready to take action to make the necessary changes.
I. Personal information or business information supplied to Kamaria Fleary by the client in coaching sessions will be treated as confidential. It will not be disclosed to a third party without the client's prior permission, save where required by law.
II. Kamaria Fleary and the client will be required to sign a confidentiality agreement at commencement of coaching. Kamaria Fleary will respect the client’s privacy and seek written permission before disclosing they are a client.
III. Kamaria Fleary requires that the client provide an emergency contact name and telephone number, to be used only in the event of an emergency, such as sudden illness or accident.
IV. All documentation and information relating to the client will be held according to the Data Protection 1998, except as permitted by the client in writing or as required by law.
Clarity & Style
I. Kamaria Fleary will discuss with the client their preferred style of coaching. The client has the right to talk openly and candidly with their coach, and the client is encouraged to discuss any concerns they have with Kamaria Fleary on any area of the coaching process. Kamaria Fleary welcomes openness and honesty.
II. Feedback about the service is welcomed and can be given during a coaching session by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
III. Kamaria Fleary is continually striving to ensure the standard of service it provides to its clients remains outstanding. At the end of the coshing process, or series of coaching sessions, the client will be asked to complete a feedback form.
I. The coaching schedule will be arranged between Kamaria Fleary and the client in advance of the sessions. Kamaria Fleary will recommend the frequency of coaching sessions based on a professional assessment of the client’s requirements. This recommendation, or plan, is not binding and may be altered and adjusted throughout the coaching journey by mutual agreement, in accordance with the terms set out in this agreement.
II. The number of coaching session will be agreed at the start of coaching between Kamaria Fleary and the client, and confirmed Kamaria Fleary by email or written correspondence. Full payment is due before or at the first session (unless a unique payment plan has been agreed).
III. The length of each session is 1 hour.
IV. Coaching will take place between the client and their coach face-to-face (venue by mutual agreement), via Skype (client calls coach), or by telephone (client calls coach). Face-to-face coaching will take place at a mutually agreed venue.
V. Kamaria Fleary may assign the client tasks or exercises to complete between coaching sessions. There is no obligation on the client to complete these tasks, but not doing so may slow the client's progress in gaining improved quality of life or achieving desired business or personal outcomes. Where possible, clients are requested to submit any information requested by Kamaria Fleary relating to assignments at least 24 hours before the coaching session when they are to be discussed. Kamaria Fleary will provide feedback on completed assignments during coaching sessions.
VI. The client may contact Kamaria Fleary by email between sessions to share a success or seek clarification on a coaching issue. Support between sessions is seen by Kamaria Fleary as a necessary part of the coaching process. Kamaria Fleary will always advise a client in advance if the nature of a client's contact is likely to incur an additional charge, and no such charges will be imposed without the client's agreement.
Cancellation & Rearranging Sessions
I. If the client needs to rearrange a coaching session, they should provide at least 48 hours’ notice. No refunds will be given to clients for unused coaching sessions unless 48 hours’ notice has been given. In exceptional circumstances Kamaria Fleary may need to rearrange a coaching session; in these circumstances Kamaria Fleary will use reasonable endeavours to provide a mutually satisfactory alternative appointment the client.
II. Where a client pays for a session, or sessions, in advance they must have the coaching session(s) that they have paid for within 6 months of the payment, or their fee is forfeited.
III. The client may terminate their coaching contract at any time in writing. Any monies owed at the time of cancellation will become due immediately. Refunds on payments made against future sessions will be at the discretion of Kamaria Fleary.
IV. In exceptional circumstances, such as illness or unavailability due to bereavement or other commitments, inappropriate behaviour by the client, actual or potential conflict of interest, or other reasons, Kamaria Fleary can decide to terminate the service to the client early or refuse or be unable to provide further coaching sessions to the client. In such a circumstance the client will be given reasonable notice of termination by Kamaria Fleary where practicable, and will be refunded any advance payments made for coaching sessions not yet provided.
V. There may be occasions when Kamaria Fleary may recommend to the client that they seek an alternative service more suited to their current needs. In this event Kamaria Fleary will fully discuss the reasons for the recommendation with the client. It is the client’s sole responsibility to decide whether to follow the recommendation and Kamaria Fleary does not accept any liability for the outcome of any decisions the client choses to make.