Andrea Bradley (MCIfA) is an independent consultant with a background in commercial consultancy and major infrastructure planning. She advises archaeological and heritage organisations at project, business and sector levels to improve standards, skills and outcomes for heritage and archaeological work.
She has worked with the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists (CIfA), the Council for British Archaeology (CBA), the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) and Historic England on projects to deliver specialist skills in many areas of historic environment practice, and helped to convene the employer group delivering the Historic Environment Apprenticeships Standard. With Atkins Consultants Limited she is contributing to the Phase One Research and Delivery Strategy for the Historic Environment for High Speed 2, particularly looking at issues of sector skills and capacity. Andrea is an Assessor of the NVQ in Archaeological Practice.