The 2017 Team from our Club night for young people aged 8-11
With her background in project management, and vast experience, Ameera is a fantastic asset to the Cre8 team. As Director of Cre8, Ameera has overall responsibility for the running of the charity's operations and youthwork projects. Ameera is also a Trustee of the Cre8 charity.
YOUTH & COMMUNITY WORKER
Amy runs our 3 youth clubs as well as some Learning Plus sessions and outreach work. She's full of energy, enthusiastic and everyone loves her!
YOUTH SUPPORT WORKER
Keirra joined Cre8 as an original when she was 13 and came to our Youth Club! She's Moss Estate born and bred. Cre8 supported Keirra through her Level 3 in Youth & Community Work and she now looks after our Youth Club for young people aged 8-11 as well some Learning Plus sessions.
YOUTH WORK SUPERVISOR
Tom joined Cre8 in 2012 after a stint at Camas and studying Youth & Community work. He's now responsible for all Cre8's youth work projects and a large part of his work is managing workers and supporting young people.
Sarah studied Youth & Community work supported by Cre8 after joining the admin team when her son Daley started coming to our Youth Club. A few years on Sarah is now looking after all our day to day finances, payroll and running the office.
CRE8 FACILITIES TEAM LEADER
Adam heads up the teams going out to Creamline depots around Manchester washing their fleet of vehicles. He's super handy at fixing things, problem solving and being a very helpful chap to have around.
Emma started working for Cre8 in October as an Office Administrator. She moved to Macclesfield last year and was really excited to join the team at Cre8 and be part of the amazing work we do. She's still getting to grips with the job but she's loving it so far. Pop in and say hi!
PROJECT GROW COORDINATOR
Katy looks after the running our of Garden, Health & Community project providing social spaces, a mobile food pantry and an allotment garden open to the community throughout the week.
MUSIC SESSION LEADER
Ollie is part of the Music Team and can be found playing the piano at music drop-ins and teaching on our Music Award course.
Martin has been around Cre8 for a long time and is currently working on some of our grounds maintenance contracts and looking after his own gardening business. He very generously volunteers his time to help keep the garden and allotment at St Barnabas looking sharp! He lives on the Moss with his wife Cherell and their beautiful kids.
Cherell is always cheery and smiley and always the most helpful person in the room! She looks after our buildings making sure they are clean, tidy and smelling fresh. As well as volunteering at clubs in the evening and helping out at events. She lives on the Moss with her husband Martin and their beautiful kids.
MUSIC SUPPORT WORKER
Amy has come up through the ranks since she first started coming to club nights age 8! She's now 17, studying music at college and works supporting young people during our music project activities. She performs regularly at our concerts and through our music project has learnt piano, guitar, vocals and probably a load of other things! She's very talented!!
CHAIR OF TRUSTEES
Jen joined Cre8 as a Trustee in 201 and took over the role of Chair in Summer 2017. Jen's background was HR executive at AstraZeneca and she brings a wealth of experience to our Board. She's also a member of Holy Trinity Church in Hurdsfield.
Martin is an accountant and has been with Cre8 since 2016. He loves his cricket too!
Jayne lives on the Moss and is a warden at St Barnabas Church She's also passionate about community and getting people doing things!
Andrea came and did her placement at Cre8 during her degree studies in Youth work. She's now the Youth Minister at St Peter's Prestbury working on the Upton Priory Estate. She joined our Trustee Team in late 2017 and brings her wealth of youth work experience.
Ruth is a GP and commissioner of mental health services as well as a member of St Michaels Church in Macclesfield.
James joined us in 2017 and is a lawyer and Green Party candidate for Macclesfield, as well as a member of St Michaels Church.
Adam spent a couple of years working on Cre8's Learning Plus project after volunteering at Camas. He eventually moved full time to Macclesfield and went on to study social work. He's now a full time social worker in Buxton and towards the end of 2017 became a Trustee of Cre8.
In July 2015 Cre8 was awarded the Queens Award for Voluntary Service - the MBE for voluntary organisations - in recognition of our amazing, creative, practical, enthusiastic, passionate and committed volunteers. The Award was for them. You can read more about it by clicking here.