Community Interest Company
Company Number: 10157318
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David has extensive experience of managing and commissioning services for children, families and communities.
David is a successful senior manager, in the public and voluntary sectors, operating at both a national and local level. He has a track record of service improvement, managing change and the implementing innovative business solutions in Youth, Community and Leisure Services. He is highly motivated with a proven ability to develop people and services. David is well networked and successful in raising organisational profile, achieving goals, managing change and optimising business opportunities
He was previously responsible for a local authority young people’s service in the West Midlands responsible for a service with a budget of over £5 million. He has managed Youth Service, Healthy Schools, Drugs Education & Treatment Service, Residential Education Centres, Play Service, Supported Leisure, Community Centres and the commissioning of PE & Sports. He has also organised large-scale events such as a two-day annual Community Show, a youth music festival and in partnership with the Sikh community, the tercentenary celebration of Vaisakhi.
David has spoken at national and European events, on the state of youth work in England and the challenges it faces.
David has run his own youth and community consultancy company since 2014. In that time, he provided leadership support for a national youth work charity, developed and delivered a programme, to review the impact of with a local authority young people’s service contribution to the borough’s early help strategy and drafted funding applications. In addition, he also supported a Care Farm reviewing its existing operation and ambitions producing a 5-year development plan