Alison joined the team in July 2013.
Alison has a wealth of experience working in the charity and sport sectors. Alison has progressed in the Trust from Education Manager to Executive Director in September 2018.
Des Howlett – Education Manager
Des joined the team in October 2018.
Des has a wealth of experience working in the Education sector.
Jack Leech – Rugby Development Manager
Jack has been at the Trust since January 2014 and has progressed from Community Rugby Coach to Rugby Development Officer. Jack manages all Rugby Development Activities, such as; Rugby Camps and Coach Education.
Vicky Irwin – Community Manager
Vicky joined the team in November 2014.
Vicky has progressed internally in the Trust from Community Rugby Coach to developing the Trusts’ disability and inclusion work to her current role of Community Manager.
Georgie Perris-Redding – Community Coordinator
Georgie joined the Trust in April 2018. Georgie manages all School Programmes, Disability & Inclusion Activities, such as; Walking Rugby and Disability Rugby. Georgie also looks after the Trust social media.
Ryan Barrett – Advantage Manager
Ryan joined the Trust in June 2019. Ryan manages the Advantage Programme, working with young people aged 16-19 years old who are not in Education, Employment or Training.
Jon Travena – Hitz Officer.
Jon joined the Trust in October 2016. Jon tutors on our Hitz programmes, teaching young people Maths and English qualifications.
Jon Sproson – Advantage Programme Tutor
Jon joined the team in July 2017. Jon tutors on our Advantage programmes, teaching young people Maths and English qualifications.
Jack Rawlinson – Advantage Officer
Jack joined the Trust in August 2019 and delivers course content to Advantage learners.
Chris Billinge – Advantage Officer
Chris joined the Trust in September 2019 and delivers course content to Advantage learners.
Megan Kirby – Advantage Officer
Meg joined the Trust in November 2019 and delivers course content to Advantage learners.
Irene Oliver – Advantage Officer
Irene joined the Trust in January 2021 and delivers course content to Advantage learners.
Eddie Owen – Mental Wellbeing Officer
Eddie joined the Trust in September 2019 and leads delivery for wellbeing programmes such as ‘Sharks Forces’, ‘Tackle It’ and ‘Walking Rugby’. Eddie joined the Trust as an Advantage Officer and has recently taken this role.
Daisy Hibbert-Jones – Community Rugby & Inclusion Coach
Daisy joined the Trust in August 2020 and delivers a wide range of programmes to young people with special or additional educational needs along with delivering Walking Rugby.
Elliott Lewis – Schools & Community Rugby Coach
Elliott joined the Trust in October 2018 and works across the schools department and rugby development department delivering in Primary and Secondary schools. He leads the delivery for the secondary school mental wellbeing programme ‘Head Guard’ along with Project Rugby. Elliott also works within the Academy DPP.
India Perris-Redding -Community Rugby Coach.
India joined the Trust in June 2019 and works in the rugby development department delivering in Primary and Secondary schools. India leads the delivery for the Trusts womens and girls work along with the primary school mental wellbeing programme ‘Find Your Brave’. India also works within the Academy DPP.
Mark Irving – Community Rugby Coach
Mark joined the Trust in July 2019 and leads on the delivery of Rugby Coaching in schools whilst also leading the coaching on Rugby Camps. Mark also works within the Academy DPP.