3rd Sector Strategic Infrastructure Development
Government Office of the South West
Sept 2004 – April 2006:Senior Executive Officer, (Secondee, Community and Equalities Team).
May 2006 - March 2011: -Oversight of £6.3M portfolio -Established 12 local voluntary sector strategic partnerships across South West
National Team Leader Development Programme
National Performance Management Programme for Team Leaders
1998 - 1999 - Senior Job Skills Development Trainer
Freelance Youth Programme Delivery in Schools and Community locations
January 2012 - Present:Programme delivery for various national organisations engaging and inspiring young people to develop their potential
Athlete Team Leader Role
November 2012 - Present: Team leader role
supporting elite international athletes from
the South West region to transition from
active sports careers into employment options
Regional Programme Lead
Leading implementation of personal development programmes across the South West.
Filton Econet, Filton College
Jan 1999 - April 2001: Team Leader Safety, Health and Environment Skills/Organisational Development Initiative
Easton Community Association
April 2001 – August 2004: Director/Project Development Officer, Bristol. Chief Officer
for Bristol inner city community association responsible for 18 staff and 6 volunteers.
Leading several local strategic networks/partnerships.
Writing and negotiating funding proposals and contracts.
Developing and managing a range of community projects and staff teams.
Facilitating organisational review processes.
Networking with private, statutory and voluntary sector organisations.
BBC Radio - Freelance Presenter
April 2003 - March 2006: Presented weekly magazine format radio programme as a window on Bristol’s “Black” community.