Our staff and volunteers that go into school are all qualified or trained coaches, and have either a youth work, teaching, family support or psychology background. Our trustees previously served as a voluntary management committee for Elevate, when the charity was part of a large international and national charity, but now act as independent trustees
Several years of experience in education and training, qualified coach, youth worker, and teacher with an interest in photography, film and getting lost when running. Aspiring to play the tenor sax, and a part time doctoral student (for his sins!)
An avid dog walker, who enjoys working with art and using it to develop young people’s wellbeing. Has several years of experience in community, youth and family work both as a professional and as a volunteer. A hobby photographer, who enjoys swimming, a coffee and a chat.
What can we say about Joe? Super supportive, creative outside the box thinker and experienced coach trainer and coach.
With a masters in clinical psychology and positive psychology, she helps us keep things evidence based, current and has a very pragmatic ‘what works’ approach, loves the wild, nature , animals and ‘dances for water’
A masters graduate in health and wellbeing clinical psychology, who loves the great outdoors, and supporting young people and generally anyone reach their potential, manage their health and improve their wellbeing
Lisa was one of our first volunteers, and has remained with us since. Dedicated, positive and always ready to help
A masters graduate in criminology, passionate about seeing young people get the right opportunities to succeed and make informed decisions that are beneficial for them.
An experienced auditor, former school governor, an entrepreneur, IT specialist and high school teacher. Warm and positive dude, making things possible.
Over 15 years of voluntary experience, fundraiser, athlete and general all round good guy.
A tech luddite with a heart of gold, who doesn’t seem to have any digital pictures available for us to use, who has over 30 years of experience in the health and social care sector and a church elder