Vicki Sharp is a Development Officer with Community First Yorkshire.
Vicki has years of practical experience in volunteer recruitment and support including 3 years as the Volunteer and Operations Manager at Ripon Museum Trust and over 5 years with North Yorkshire Youth where she recruited and trained volunteer Youth Workers and Buddies. A former secondary school teacher she also has experience of working as a Play Worker and Disability Careers Advisor. Vicki volunteers at The Ritz Cinema in Thirsk where she is a Director and member of the Front of House team.
Paul Bamber has been engaging and training volunteers in practical nature conservation for 18 years for a wide range of organisations including Tees Valley Wildlife Trust, the Forestry Commission and Redcar and Cleveland Council as a Countryside Ranger.
Now, as Volunteer Engagement Officer for North York Moors National Park, he recruits, trains and manages their volunteer task leaders, as well as trains and supports NYMNP staff to create effective, safe and fulfilling volunteer task days.