Our Team

Sam Shaw

Managing Director

Fully DBS checked


Child safeguarding officer


YCC aproved child mentor


Children’s Charity Manager for three years 


Trained Outward Bound First Aider


Construction Industry 14 years

Member of The Guild Of Master Craftsmen


City & Guilds in Construction 

Lyz Shaw

Company Director and Secretary

Full DBS
Foster Carer
Advanced Training
Level 2 Business Administrator
First Aider

Child Safeguarding Officer

Risk Assessor


Julia Crane

Head of Education and SENCO

Enhanced DBS
PGCE English and History: University of Leeds (2000)

BA (Hons) Literature and History: Leeds Metropolitan University (1999)

18 Years Experience teaching KS3-5 including 5 years as a senior leader

Lead Practitioner coaching and mentoring staff

Our Team

Mike Sutton

Area Manager and Mentor

NVQ level 2 in Agriculture

BIEC Certificate


Working with children in the environment.


Wildlife habitats in spring


Angling Trust level 2 angling coach


CAST Award coach

Thomas Mulvenna

Mentor and Maths Tutor

Level 3 Support assessment for learning

Level 3 Support numeracy 


Level 3 Support disabled children & young people & those with special educational needs

City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Specialist Support for Teaching & Learning in Schools

7 years experience fittness coaching & engaging dissengaged young people

Full DBS

Rebecca Campbell

Area Manager and Mentor

2005 - British Institute of Embalmers Certificate


2011 - GCSE Maths and English Language (A,A)


2012 - A Level Chemistry and Biology (B,B)


2012 - Bachelor of Science with Honours Degree - Mortuary Science


2018 - Level 3 Award in Education and Training


|Worked with young adults with learning disabilities in residential care


Worked on a secure unit with sectioned adults and violent offenders.


Rebecca's past experience also includes working as support staff with 13-18 year olds with challenging behaviour in a residential setting.

      Luke        Dixon



Luke Dixon 


Level 1 Football Coach 


6 years experience within sports coaching 


Gold DofE


Queen Scout 


 Retained Fire Fighter 


 Trained in 



Safeguarding Level 1


    Victoria      Baker



Safeguarding Level 1


Trained in



Experienced in client relations


Student support and engagement 


Female Engagement Mentor

Laura Harben

Operations Manager and Secretary


Enhanced DBS Checked


Managerial background


Best investment, Top sales performer, 12/12 KPI.


Completed an internal Academy
Management Diploma.


Brand sponsored incentive winner including trips to Milan and Switzerland.

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