Week 24 – Diana Award | NJIB

“Everyone needs to be valued. Everyone has the potential to give something back.” – Princess Diana When you sit in-front of a 17 year old girl who has had one of the most challenging lives at su...

Week 23 – Half Way Point | NJIB

A time to reflect; a time to look back at the most amazing 6 months. When I started the Nicest Job in Britain I never really knew the type of rollercoaster journey I would embark on. I knew that it wo...

Week 21 – Apuldram Centre | NJIB

Originally founded in 1989 by parents who wanted their children, with learning disabilities, to have a meaningful life, the Apuldram Centre is now still going strong 25 years later. Pulling up the sma...

Week 20 – Fitzroy | NJIB

It takes all kind of people to make this world the wonderful and vibrant place that it is, that, includes people with learning disabilities. I have long marvelled at my mother, a care home manager for...

Week 19 – Spinal Injuries Association | NJIB

I guess you never think you’re going to break your back. It’s not something that ever really crosses your mind; that one day you may be confined to a wheel chair. But, it could happen to a...

Week 17 – Great Western Air Ambulance

So you’re on your way home from work, thinking about that dinner you have to prepare, as your guests arrive in about an hour. You’re pushing a little harder on the pedal than you usually w...

Week 14 – Cuan Wildlife Rescue | NJIB

I think my luck’s in as this week I am with animals again! Slightly different from the ones before as this week, I am with wild animals. Not bears or lions, but squirrels and owls, oh my! Cuan W...

My first week as National Philanthropy Manager

Hi Everyone, Today is #payitforwardfriday and today I am going to be sharing my amazing first week with UA! I started my first week on Tuesday where I spent the day at the Birmingham offices. It was t...

Good Deed 287

I spent a lot of today on the phone sorting out my car insurance claim I ended up with a lovely guy called Simon from Admiral Insurance who was amazing. Before we started the lengthy conversation ar...