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Pupil Letter and Story

POSTED November 28, 2022

Here at The Switch we love reading the letters between our Writing Partners. This month we featured a wonderful letter one of our volunteers received from their partner at St Mary and St Michael Catholic Primary School in our newsletter, Heads Up. The pupil’s letter also included a chapter of the pupil’s story about a […]

Welcome to our new Administrator, Claire Latham!

POSTED October 19, 2022

This month we welcomed Claire Latham to team Switch as our new Administrator in our Primary Team. Find out more about Claire below. Tell us a bit about yourself? I’m returning to work after a career break spent looking after my little boy who is nearly 4 but most of my career has been spent […]

Welcome to our new Project Coordinator, Hafiz Rahman!

POSTED October 6, 2022

This month we welcomed Hafiz Rahman to team Switch as one of our new Project Coordinators in our recently returned Work Experience team. Hafiz is joining our Secondary Team and is taking part in the Charity Works Graduate Scheme. Find out more about Hafiz below. Tell us a bit about yourself? Fairly recent graduate from […]

Welcome to our new Project Coordinator, Ellie Bulloch!

POSTED October 4, 2022

This month we welcomed Ellie Bulloch to team Switch as one of our new Project Coordinators in our recently returned Work Experience team. Ellie is joining our Secondary Team and is taking part in the Charity Works Graduate Scheme. Find out more about Ellie below. Tell us a bit about yourself? I am originally from […]

Welcome to our new Mentoring Lead, Robert Clifford!

POSTED August 30, 2022

This month we welcomed Robert Clifford to team Switch as our new Mentoring Lead. Robert is joining our Primary Team and will be working across primary and secondary projects – including a large scale mentoring project. Find out more about Robert below. Tell us a bit about yourself? Hello! My name is Robert. I’d like […]

White-Water Rafting Challenge

POSTED August 1, 2022

Contact Jane Mortimore to find out more: jane.mortimore@theswitch.org

Welcome to our new Fundraising Campaign Lead, Jane Mortimore!

POSTED January 27, 2022

This month we welcomed Jane Mortimore to team Switch as our new Fundraising Campaign Lead. Jane is joining our Partnerships Team for 8 months and will be working on our 30th year campaigns. Jane is one of four new members of staff we welcomed this month, so look out for their introductions. Find out more […]

Welcome to our new Alumni Project Manager, Abigail Whitehouse!

POSTED January 21, 2022

Last week we welcomed Abigail Whitehouse to team Switch as our new Alumni Project Manager. Abigail is joining our Secondary Team and will be working on our growing alumni and post-18 programmes. Abigail is one of four new members of staff we welcomed this month, so look out for their introductions. Find out more about […]

Welcome to our new Corporate Partnerships Manager, Robin Bury!

POSTED January 20, 2022

Last week we welcomed Robin Bury to team Switch as our new Corporate Partnerships Manager joining our Partnerships team. Robin is one of four new members of staff we welcomed this month, so look out for their introductions. Find out more about Robin below. Tell us a bit about yourself? I’m Robin, born in Somerset […]

Introducing The Switch

POSTED November 3, 2021

Today we become “The Switch” We’re delighted to announce that from today we’ll now be known as  The Switch. Following a thorough rebranding process, our new, snappier name was chosen to better reflect the great work that we do in helping to transform the lives of young people. We may have left our old name, […]