Meet our volunteers

What motivates our volunteers and what do they get out of it? Our community of over 35,000 volunteers from a huge range of jobs across the UK all have a story to tell about why they want to help inspire young people to do the jobs they love.

Find out about some of their jobs, experiences and why they volunteer here. If you are a volunteer and would like to share your experience to be featured please do so here.

Asa Buchanan, Restructuring and Insolvency Solicitor

12 November 2018

12 November 2018

Say hello to Asa. He is one of our amazing volunteers, helping us to inspire the next generation by visiting local schools to talk to young people and children about his job as a Restructuring and Insolvency Solicitor at Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP. In this short blog post, Asa talks about his job and […]

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Lynn Howes, Marketing and Development Manager at ALRA

2 November 2018

2 November 2018

Meet one of our Inspiring the Future of Theatre Ambassadors, Lynn. Currently working as Marketing and Development Manager at ALRA (Academy of Live and Recorded Arts) Lynn signed up to inspire children and young people about the theatre industry.

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Renton L’heureux, Consultant Paediatrician

29 October 2018

29 October 2018

Meet one of our NHS Ambassadors. Growing up in Belguim and South Africa, Renton fell in love with the NHS when he moved to England to further his studies. He now wants to help ensure the growth and continued improvement of the NHS, which is why he is sharing his passion for the NHS with young […]

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Naila Ali, Lawyer

17 October 2018

17 October 2018

Naila is one our inspiring volunteers. She recently attended an event at Beckfoot Heaton Primary School, participating in a ‘What’s my Line?‘ assembly and classroom talks. Her inspiration for volunteering is her desire to show children and young people, from a similar background to herself, what they can achieve and aspire to regardless of where […]

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Lindsey Bell, Primary Care Commissioning Manager

17 October 2018

17 October 2018

Lindsey is a Primary Care Commissioning Manager at Leeds Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), and one of our amazing NHS Ambassadors. As an avid follower of what is happening in the NHS at a national level, Lindsey became an NHS Ambassador to raise the profile of her role within the NHS by visiting local schools to […]

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Caroline Moss, Team Leader MSK Physiotherapist

12 September 2018

12 September 2018

Caroline as a Team Leader MSK Physiotherapist with the Bury Care Organisation, Northern Care Alliance, signed up to Inspiring the Future as one of our inspirational NHS Ambassadors. As an NHS Ambassador, she is keen to help raise young people's awareness of the range of careers available with the NHS by visiting local schools to talk about her role.

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Jonathan Bradley, Macmillan Cancer Care Facilitator

5 September 2018

5 September 2018

Meet Jonathan - he's one of our fantastic NHS Ambassadors. He signed up with Inspiring the Future to help inspire the future generation of NHS workers by getting more NHS staff into schools talking about their jobs, and showcasing the diverse and interesting roles available.

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