Michael Ashe

I joined the team in August 2017.

I think the world can be a much better place, and that all of us have a role to play in making it better for everyone. I've tried to play my part in va...

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Andrew Croxford
Chief Operating Officer

I worked in the private sector before joining the Volunteer Centre. With a career in recruitment and training, I joined the centre as a volunteer following a redundancy - to help set up the o...

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Robert Darke
Head of Volunteering

I joined the team in January 2017, new year with a new and exciting job.

I have spent my career working with volunteers and community groups in various organisations such as wildlife trusts a...

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Carrie Hirst
Community Champions Manager

I have been fortunate enough that my passion for volunteering has taken me around the world; having worked on long term youth development projects in India and Zambia, as well as managing a m...

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Iuliana Dinu
Head of Wellbeing - Stepping Stones

I consider working for Stepping Stones Project at the Volunteer Centre a significant milestone in my career and delighted to be part of such a successful team.

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Ola Omikunle
Head of Employability

I joined the Volunteer Centre Kensington & Chelsea in 2006. Prior to moving to the Borough I had worked with unemployed and marginalised people in several other boroughs for many years, suppo...

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Claire Charles
Community Champions Coordinator

I am an experienced community project manager with a passion for volunteering. I’m a real people person and love working on projects that make a positive difference to the lives of others.  


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Valeria Villa
Head of Resettlement - InsideOut

I joined the driven and friendly VCKC team in December 2015 to run the InsideOut Project. I came to work for the voluntary sector after a long journey in the academia.


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Renata Burden
Social Media Coordinator

I joined the team in 2015 to coordinate the social media channels and help spread the knowledge about the Volunteer Centre and the good work we do in partnership with the local charities.

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Employment Support Administrator

 In 2014 fresh out of my work experience placement, I joined the Volunteer Centre Kensington & Chelsea as a volunteer with the new opportunities team; assisting with general admin, data entry and f...

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Angela Weir
Volunteer Services Administrator

My introduction to the Volunteer Centre was five years ago when I met the new opportunities coordinator who led me to an opportunity where I could use my skills and volunteer at the Museum of Brand...

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Nadia Nail
K&C Ambassadors Project Manager

I joined the Volunteer Centre Kensington and Chelsea in September 2016 as a volunteer assisting with general office admin tasks and data entry, leading up to becoming a volunteer adviser. 

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