Job Title: Project Co-ordinator
Organisation: Live Age Festival
Description: I co-ordinate the annual Live Age Festival in Stoke on Trent and North Staffordshire. The festival has run since 2014.
Job Title: Public Engagement (with Research) Fellow
Organisation: Keele University
Description: Social Gerontologist specialising in research on arts and ageing. Co-Director of the Live Age Festival, an annual celebration of later life creativity. Includes 'Meet Me at Live Age', funded by Arts Council England/Baring Foundation Celebrating Age award.
Job Title: Head of Education
Organisation: New Vic Theatre
Description: To manage a programme of creative participation, including Directing the Ages and Stages Theatre company and as a Co-Director of the Live Age festival.
Job Title: Project Organiser
Organisation: Age UK Staffordshire
Description: Our Intergenerational Project recruits volunteers over the age of 50 to help out in local primary schools across Staffordshire and Stoke on Trent, primarily supporting pupils with literacy
Job Title: Director of Policy and Engagement
Organisation: Beth Johnson Foundation
Description: Delivery of specialist advocacy and support services. Promoting positive ageing through training and workshop sessions including transitions to retirement and later life. Involved in research projects about key aspects of life as we are ageing.
Job Title: Franchisee and session facilitator
Organisation: Musical Moments Stoke, Crewe and Nantwich
Description: Delivering interactive music sessions for the elderly and those with special needs.