Training and recruitment specialists: Real life solutions to workplace problems

Do you have the skills to change yourself and the organisation you work with for the better?

Forty years of hands-on industry experience means we support people in achieving exactly that, through mastering vital new skills and overcoming tricky workplace challenges.

It’s our 20th Birthday! April 2020 marks twenty years of Syder and Young!

Training Specialists


ILM Approved Centre

From one-day courses to full training programmes with an accredited qualification, we provide numerous open-access and in-house training programmes to suit your needs, perfect for every skill level and role.


It can be a real challenge finding the perfect candidate for a Practice Manager vacancy. Because we’re specialists, we make it easy with top class professional recruitment support, tailored to your organisation.

Personal service, industry expertise and lasting relationships

We’re Barry Syder and Pauline Young, Directors of Syder and Young. We’re based in West Sussex and work with businesses all over Britain. Trusted and recommended by Surrey and Sussex LMC as well as the West Sussex Practice Managers’ Association, we’re known for delivering high quality, cost-effective training and recruitment.

Why work with us? We believe one size almost never fits all! A truly personal, one-to-one service helps us get the best out of the people we train and the organisations we recruit for. We understand the value of lasting relationships, and our clients recommend us again and again.

Find out more about us

We have used Syder & Young to deliver training for staff at all levels. Staff that have attended their training courses found the trainers to be professional and knowledgeable. They are fantastic and we would highly recommend them.

Nina Graham, Practice Manager, Charter Medical Centre, Hove.

Join the hundreds of people and organisations we’ve helped so far

If you’re interested in our programmes, courses or recruitment support services, let’s talk. We’ll be delighted to help you.

Get in touch

News, views and resources

Visit our blog to find a mix of topical articles, news about our courses and success stories from our customers.

Visit blog

A Programme of Development for Practice Managers

We are delighted to be working in partnership with Surrey Sussex LMCs to deliver a substantial programme of training and development for GP Practice Managers.

Continue reading