Volunteer Centre Manager (VAS)
Paul is a member of the senior management team at Voluntary Action Sheffield. He manages the Volunteer Centre, including the New Beginnings project which supports forced migrants to access volunteering, employment and education in Sheffield.
He started his career at a housing association supporting asylum seekers under the NASS contract and saw firsthand, the impact of the policy of destitution. Paul was one of the founding members of ASSIST in 2003, and set up the volunteer hosting scheme the following year.