Transitions UK – Supporting disadvantaged youth at risk aged 14 to 25 yrs

Our Team

The current team consists of:

team member ron overtonRon Overton, Chair of Trustees and acting CEO

Ron founded the charity and at this stage in our development notionally holds the post of CEO and runs the Charity day to day. As the Charity develops he will hand over the Trustee role and formally take up the role of Chief Executive.

Project Co-ordinator, Woodlands Transition Plus “Achieve” Project

FullSizeRenderHarriet Tamke is our Project Co-ordinator for this exciting project supporting 30 young people with special needs before and after they leave school and face the transition challenges of moving from children’s to adult services and from school life to more independent life in the wider community.

Harriet was previously volunteer officer for Luton Borough Council’s volunteer project. Apart from running the whole project, she knows exactly how best to recruit the 40 young volunteers we need to get the best results for the young people we support. Interested? get in touch.

Project Assistants

We have four part-time project assistants who are employed by the charity and seconded from our delivery partner, Woodlands Special School.

Community Fundraising 

We are currently recruiting a Fundraising and Administration officer to work with the CEO and volunteers to leverage funding and support.

Corporate Fundraising 

This is a shared role among CEO and Trustees, together with our staff and volunteers. As we expand we will be looking to have this sit with a nominated Corporate Fundraising Manager.

Volunteers

We recruit and deploy a wide range of peer and peer plus volunteers – on project, in the office and as fundraisers – and are always looking for new members of the team. Get in touch!!