Sam manages a regional staff team delivering the Apprenticeship Support and Knowledge for Schools programme (ASK), improving understanding of apprenticeships amongst students in years 10 to 13, teachers and parents. He also has responsibility for project quality control.
Previously, Sam’s roles included working for Wiltshire Council’s Youth Development Service, Trident from Edexcel and for Community First tackling disadvantage in young people at risk of becoming ‘not in education, employment and training’ (NEET). Following this, he also worked as Office Manager for a group of start-up music and art companies. Sam graduated from the University of Leeds with a Bachelor of Science degree and has since undertaken training in teaching, management and leadership. He currently volunteers on the committee of a youth club as its safeguarding lead.