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Cynthia Allen - Volunteering Development Coordinator

(currently on maternity leave)


Nick Batley - Volunteering Administrator

Nick joined the Volunteering Service in November 2017. He leads on special Volunteering Service events, including the Volunteering Fair and Awards Ceremony, and is responsible for targeted communications and training administration.

email: n.batley@ucl.ac.uk
tel 020 7679 0199


Amman Bharaj - Volunteering Development Coordinator (maternity cover)

Amman joined the Volunteering Service in January 2018. She supervises Student-led Volunteering Projects and supports the Project Leaders by delivering training and providing advice and guidance.  She is also responsible for organising small events to promote the Volunteering Service across UCL.

email a.bharaj@ucl.ac.uk
tel 020 7679 0145


Sarah Boddy - Volunteering Administrator

Sarah joined the Volunteering Service in October 2016. She leads on our One-Off Volunteering programme and manages Volunteering Service events, such as the Volunteering Fairs and Awards Ceremony.  She manages our pool of Photographers, who are responsible for capturing our volunteers in action!  She also supervises some of our Student-led Volunteering Projects, as well as our Fundraising and Ambassador Groups.

email s.boddy@ucl.ac.uk
tel 020 7679 4122


John Braime - Volunteering Manager

John has been manager of the service since it was set up in 2002. He’s responsible for managing the team, keeping an eye on the budget, and reporting back to UCL and Students’ Union UCL about what we’ve been up to.

He also supervises some of our Student-led Volunteering Projects, oversees marketing and research, and liaises with other UCL departments about new projects.

email j.braime@ucl.ac.uk
phone 020 7679 0145


Sarah Dutton - Volunteering Development Coordinator (interim)

Sarah joined the Volunteering Service in January 2018. She supervises Student-led Volunteering Projects, and helps provide guidance and training to Leaders, to support them in making their volunteering projects the best they can be.  She is also working on our student leader training review and skills development.

email sarah.dutton@ucl.ac.uk
phone 020 7679 4119


Oliver Peachey - Administration & Partnerships Coordinator

Oliver joined the Volunteering Service in March 2010.  He leads on partnerships with external organisations, links to academic departments, and oversees the Volunteering Service’s opportunities directory for external partners and student volunteers.  He also manages our Administration Team and supervises some of our Student-led Volunteering Projects.

email oliver.peachey@ucl.ac.uk
tel 020 7679 2512

Rosie Barrett, Mitra Dastbaz, Yasmin Gulay and Jenny Murphy - Administration Team
Our team of student Administrative Assistants each work two days a week in our office.  They manage follow-up correspondence to students and external partners so you’ll be in contact with them as you engage with our service, and are responsible for ensuring volunteer roles from partners get entered into our system and advertised on our opportunities directory.  They’re more than happy to advise on volunteering, DBS checks, the Higher Education Achievement Report and provide further details about our Student-led Volunteering Projects programme.

email volunteering@ucl.ac.uk
phone 020 7679 7862