An Ofqual Recognised Awarding Organisation

Francesca Manzi

Centre Support Manager


Francesca is the Centre Support Manager for centres offering the Hair, Beauty, Wellness and Aesthetics qualifications. Her role is to guide centres through the application and approval process and then support them whilst they are offering Qualifi qualifications. She will also be offering her EQA services to Qualifi.

Prior to joining Qualifi, Francesca worked with VTCT and ITEC for 9 years as a Business Development Manager. Before she joined VTCT full time, she was an EQA for them whilst also working for an FE college for many years as Curriculum Leader for Service Industries. After leaving college, Francesca ran her own beauty therapy business for several years whilst teaching part-time.

Francesca holds a variety of qualifications in Beauty Therapy, Hairdressing, Wellness, Teaching and Education, Management and Mentoring. She strongly believes in lifelong learning and enjoys gaining new qualifications. Francesca’s experience and qualifications mean that she will be able to give the best possible support and guidance to Qualifi centres.