We pride ourselves on training and employing young people that have attended the project. Our staffing team is made up by 50% of ex service users. We support young people to become volunteers and then after 3-6 months they have the opportunity to learn coaching qualifications.
Our team are all DBS checked, complete level 1 & 2 safeguarding training, and engage in regular Gloves Not Gunz education. We have experienced and qualified youth workers, sports coaches, therapists and other specialised workers. As part of the Gloves Not Gunz education we deliver training on trauma, restorative approaches and systemic theory.
Our team is from diverse backgrounds and have lived experiences of the issues we deal with day to day. We all have the passion and motivation to support the community to tackle the issue of violence and crime, ‘Its everyones responsibility’