This is Afra, she joined Time in January 2020. Afra is currently studying Psychology at the University of Manchester.
“I love travelling. My spare time is usually spent eating good foods with friends and taking long walks with my family and those close to me.”
This is Amber and she started at TIME in may 2017, she’s from south east London and is currently studying Speech and Language Therapy at the University of Manchester.
“In my free time I like cooking and going for meals with friends and family. I enjoyed spending my gap year travelling, i went to South East Asia and cant wait to go again, i’d love to go India!”
This is Annie she started at TIME in October 2018, she has just finished her degree in Psychology at the University of Manchester, and is about to start a Forensic Psychology Masters.
“in my spare time, I like reading and cooking with family, socialising with friends and listening to music. I love travelling and meeting different people from all walks of life. I have previously volunteered to help people from a disadvantaged background with Maths and literacy and hope in my future career to work in this field”.
This is Carys and she started at TIME in June 2019, originally from Wrexham she moved to Manchester to study Inclusive Education and Disabilities at the MMU in 2016. As well as working at TIME and studying she also works at the Palace Theatre
“I love working with children, especially those with special needs and I hope to carry it on in my future career. In my spare time, I enjoy going, cinema and theatre, cooking, baking, and spending time with family, friends and boyfriend”.
This is Charis she started working for Time specialist support in July 2015.
“My favourite colour is Blue and I’m a very creative individual. Fashion is my passion and music is my muse.”
This is Charlotte; she is an Occupational Therapist at a SEN college and works for Time during the holidays. She has worked for Time since 2014 and has 14 years’ experience working with children and young people who have autism and/or learning disabilities.
“I enjoy watching films, cooking, visiting museums and galleries, and swimming. I’m laid back and very quick to smile. I don’t take myself too seriously and believe that you need to get stuck in and have fun because; if you’re not having fun, you can be sure that the child isn’t either.”
This is Claire and she has worked for Time since 2017. As well as working for Time she is a teaching assistant in a local primary school specialising in Early Years and SEN.
“I love both of my jobs and am passionate about providing positive and engaging experiences within the community. Some of my hobbies include reading, watching films and spending quality time with my family”.
This is Connor he’s a third year Psychology student at the University of Manchester and started working with Time in September 2017. He also volunteers as a teaching assistant in a local primary school.
“In my spare time I enjoy playing and watching football, video gaming, watching films and script writing. I love working with kids and hope to become a primary school teacher in the future.”
This is Eirini, she joined Time in December 2019. Eirini is currently studying Psychology at the University of Manchester but has previous experience working for various charities, a dementia hospital and a health and social care service.
“Providing support to vulnerable individuals is very important to me, which is why I enjoy volunteering for various organisations in my spare time. I also enjoy attending dance classes, cheerleading and swimming in my free time.”
This is Fazeela, she joined Time in January 2020. She is currently studying Adult Nursing at the University of Manchester.
“In my spare time I love to spend time with my friends, I also like meeting new people and getting to know them. I enjoy picking up new skills and really love the outdoors- hiking and rock climbing are some of my favourite things to do! I also have a deep passion for video games and I am currently trying to explore literature and poetry more!”
This is Fiza. Fiza has been working for Time since March 2018. She worked as a Teaching Assistant with students of all ages from 2015. In late 2016, she has mostly been a Learning Support Assistant for special needs learners.
“I’m a very creative person and love a challenge! In my free time, I like to sew, crochet, make jewellery, roller-skate, spend time with friends and family, and learn new things. I love my my work; the people i work with, and support, always brighten up my day!”
This is Georgia, she started at TIME in December 2019 and is currently in her second year at the University of Manchester studying Psychology.
“I have a passion for cooking, which helps me relax. I like to keep active and be out as much as possible. I enjoy playing football and have played it since I was young, not competitively though”!
This is Hatty and she started at Time in August 2018, Hatty has just graduated from the University of Salford with a degree in Human Resources Management and is currently doing a Masters in Humanitarianism and Crisis Response.
“In My spare time I like to volunteer at the Students’ Union and the National Union of Students, I also enjoy taking part in musical theatre productions! I enjoy working for Time because I enjoy the sessions and helping families out”.
This is Jess and she started at TIME in December 2019, she currently studies Psychology at Manchester University.
“In my spare time, I enjoy keeping fit by going to the gym or walks in the countryside, I like going to Art Galleries as I enjoy drawing and going to the cinema. I really love animals and like to watch David Attenborough’s documentaries”.
This is Katie and she started at TIME in November 2019 and is currently studying Early years and childhood studies at Manchester Metropolitan University.
“I like going for walks with my dog when I’m back home. I also enjoy listening to music and socialising with friends
This is Kim, she is 20 years old, and is currently studying Psychology at Manchester Metropolitan University, she started at TIME in September 2018. “In my spare time I love going to the gym and often go swimming. I love to travel, I’ve been to many different places and still have a lot on my list to get through! Thailand is my favourite place at the moment. I also like to read and to cook, and I love to shop”!!
This is Lindsey and she lives in Droylsden, Manchester. She has been part of the Time team since January 2016. Lindsey also works at Camberwell Park Special School, which she really enjoys, she enjoys it so much she has been there for over 20 years.
“In my spare time I enjoy football and cheerleading and I’m a trained coach. Presently Camberwell Park and TIME, takes up a lot of My time so there isn’t much left for hobbies.”
This is Lucy, she started at TIME in June 2018 and has also worked at Hawthorns special needs school since 2010, she loves both her jobs and feels very passionate about the role she does. She has always worked with children and knows this is where she belongs, she honestly says “it was and is the best experience of my life getting the chance to find out what helps each child, that I get the chance to work with, they all have their very own uniqueness”.
“in my spare time, i enjoy socialising with family and friends. I also have an adorable grandson who I love spending time with. My hobbies are swimming and walking, I love being outdoors in the sunshine.
This is Maeve: she started working for Time in January 2019. Maeve is from Ireland. She is a teacher with 10 years’ experience of working with young people. She has an interest in complex needs and behaviours.
“In my spare time I enjoy swimming, movies, socialising with friends, cooking, art and travelling. I believe all behaviour is communication.”
This is Maria and she is from Italy and came to Manchester two years ago to study medicine, she started at TIME in December of 2017
“I love movies and cinematography, and I hope to be able to make my own short movie one day. Cinema has been my passion for a while now and I hope I will be able to learn the techniques enough to direct my own movie”.
This is Phil. He lives in Stockport, he recently started to work at the Seashell trust in Cheadle.
“I like watching and playing sports, mainly tennis, badminton and football. I like watching films at the cinema, chocolate and enjoy the sunshine. An interesting fact about me is that as a child I once met Steve McDonald out of Coronation Street and he gave me a 360 degree spinner!”
This is Rogélio he’s originally from Brazil and has been living in Manchester for the last 7 years. He started at TIME in March 2018. He graduated in Psychology last August at MMU and will be starting his masters in September.
“In my free time I like to cook, socialising and going to the gym. I love travelling and getting to know other cultures, love dogs, music and I always try to maintain a healthy lifestyle. I love working with kids, it’s quite refreshing! I find it inspiring and very gratifying!”
This is Sean and he started for TIME way back in 2013, he has a BA in Leisure management and a H.N.D in Sports development and coaching. Along side working for TIME he is a T.A in a Behaviour school.
“I use to play Basketball at club level for Manchester, Sheffield and Jena (in Germany) I also played at international level. In my spare time I like to play and coach sports, i like to go to the gym, watch films and travel to the U.S and Europe
This is Sila, she’s currently studying Psychology at the University of Manchester. She’s been working at Time since August 2016.
“I spend my free time with my family or I’m in the kitchen doing some baking or i’m in the gym. I can describe my self as a caring, trustworthy person.”
Steph started working for Time in August. She is a recent Bio-Chemsitry graduate from the University of Nottingham, where she worked as a primary school student ambassador. She now works at Wythenshawe hospital in the cancer research department for the University of Manchester.
“In my spare time, I enjoy travelling, dancing and reading.”
This is Sunny, she started at Time in Aug 2019, Sunny is a qualified early years teacher with a strong background in music, having also completed a Masters programme in music management.
“I am very passionate about what I do, I love how challenging but rewarding teaching is. In my free time, I like to watch documentaries and read. I love exploring new places, going to music gigs and always learning new things.”
This is Vanessa she has worked for Time since May 2015. She has Level 2 British Sign Language, she is slowly learning welsh and hopes to move there. She got a degree in Environmental Biology at Liverpool University.Vanessa brings 16 years of parenting and a spirit of adventure to her Support Worker role.
“I don’t use my sign language often enough to be fluent in it unfortunately. In my spare time i enjoy swimming, cycling, kayaking, walking, climbing and sailing. I would rather be in a woodland or on a beach than in the shops, but also I like books, films, baking and real wood fires”.