Management team

Yasmin Khan

Yasmin Khan

Chief Executive Officer

Yasmin is educated to postgraduate level, and has over 20 years’ experience of leading on women’s rights/gender-based violence, education services to young people raising aspiration and widening opportunities, supported housing and working around mental health and wellbeing. She is passionate about equality of opportunity and human right issues and regularly campaigns for change.

Since 2000 she has been instrumental in setting up a range of innovative services for vulnerable people in West Yorkshire in addition to developing national working initiatives for marginalised groups.

She is a confident and strategic thinker achieving organisational vision.  She has proven to be an ambassador of third sector organisations; sitting on a number of strategic partnerships, she has representation on these partnerships with the aim to influence better outcomes for the most vulnerable and disadvantaged people in society.

She has previously worked for the Government, Women’s Aid, Housing Association and NGO’s.  In 2015 she set up International Intervention, Rehabilitation and Protection (I-RAP) a charitable secular agency working with children and young people at risk of child sexual exploitation.

Vacant

Vacant

Head of Finance & Corporate Services

To apply for this role, please visit our recruitment page.

Anita Pluckwell

Anita Pluckwell

Head of Operations & Client Care

With a background in social care, Anita Pluckwell has worked across Europe, and set up a victim support scheme for service families in north-west Europe, before settling back in the UK and furthering her career in domestic abuse services. Previous to working at Staying Put, Anita worked for Trafford Domestic Abuse Services where she led a team delivering outreach services to survivors and developed domestic abuse training packages for professionals.

Anita’s role as Head of Operations & Client Care means she oversees all our service delivery, across our Community Hub, One Front Door and Accommodation services.

Diana Reed

Diana Reed

Community Hub Manager

Di’s role as Community Hub Manager oversees all the IDVAs and ISVAs that are working out in the community, including our early intervention and recovery and resilience teams.

Dina Niemczyk

Dina Niemczyk

One Front Door Manager

Dina developed and now manages the One Front Door, which is the helpline for the Survive and Thrive partnership.

Shazana Rasib

Shazana Rasib

Accommodation Manager

Shazana has recently been promoted to the role of Accommodation Manager, after working within the accommodation team as a team leader. Shazana’s role is to oversee the whole accommodation service, including all of our refuges and dispersed accommodation.

Shabana Hussain

Shabana Hussain

Quality, Safeguarding & Governance Manager

Shabana has recently taken on this new role which is all about building that golden thread through, and across all, our services and embedding a cultural change around what quality means to us whilst continually improving our delivery.

Isabelle Salter

Isabelle Salter

Marketing & Communications Manager

Isabelle heads up the communications department, covering everything from PR to social media, branding to web development. If you have a media request please contact media@stayingput.org.uk

Andy Ellis

Andy Ellis

Fundraising Manager

Andy is our fundraising manager, who specialises in corporate sponsorships. Andy oversees all income generation, from regular giving to grant applications. If you are interested in fundraising for Staying Put, or want to be one of our funders, contact fundraising@stayingput.org.uk

Rebecca Talbot

Rebecca Talbot

HR Manager

Rebecca manages all of our HR needs, including recruitment. If you are interested in working for Staying Put, please contact sprecruitment@stayingput.org.uk

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Our 2020-21 Annual Report is now out!

Our 2020-21 Annual Report is now out!

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