MEET THE TEAM

LEAH GRANT

Head of Foundation

Leah has a wealth of experience having proved herself within the local community and at a number of national community projects, including organisations such as The Football Association. Leah has worked in roles such as Education Mentor and Head of Sport before stepping into this role. Her role is to oversee and deliver on all operational aspects of the Foundation including funding, developing partnerships and managing the day to day running of the Foundation.

PAUL WINN

Social Inclusion Coordinator

Paul brings expertise within character resilience and inclusive projects having worked both locally and nationally. He coordinates all of the Foundation's inclusive programmes such as our school projects Inspire and Prosperity, and our community projects including our Youth Work project in North Warwickshire.

LEE DAVIES

Lead Foundation Coach

Lee brings character and enthusiasm to all of his work within the Foundation. With experience in both school and community based coaching, Lee is a key member across a number of our Sport and Social Inclusion Projects. Lee also takes responsibility in helping to develop our apprentices.

AMELIA GOODHEW

SEND Coordinator

Having previously worked as part of an SEND unit within a school, as well as gaining a degree with Special Education Needs specialism, Amelia has a wide understanding of SEND. Amelia leads our Shine Project and is responsible for all things SEND in the Foundation.

MITCHELL OATTES

Apprentice Foundation Coach

Having been a part of The Positive Impact Academy as a student, Mitch has earned himself an apprenticeship through hard work and dedication. Mitch will assist on a number of our projects alongside his studies.

DESTINY DEEMING

Inspire Apprentice

Destiny splits her role between The Positive Impact Foundation & Academy. Destiny helps to engage disengaged pupils in both primary and secondary education whilst studying to be a Teaching Assistant. Destiny brings charisma and enthusiasm to build great rapport with students.

OWEN PAINTING

Foundation Coach

Owen joins us with a huge amount of knowledge and experience working with primary school children across Warwickshire. Owen will deliver sessions across a number of projects including our Inspire Programme, working with disengaged children, and delivering high quality PPA in primary schools.

LOUIS PUGH

Foundation Coach

Louis joins us after a successful period working in secondary education settings and coaching within the local community. With this he brings knowledge in both education and sports environments. Louis brings enthusiasm, professionalism and passion for working with the people in our community. Louis is also a qualified Youth Worker.

ELLIS ROWSTRON

Learning Mentor

Ellis joins the team as a learning mentor within our primary school projects. Ellis has an English specialism and will support pupils with their Numeracy and Literacy curriculum catch up work. Ellis's creative, inventive sessions engage pupils in exciting ways to complete their work away from the classroom. Ellis will also work on Extra Curricular Clubs, whilst studying to be a qualified teacher.