IntoUniversity Leeds East

Our first centre in Leeds opened in Harehills in October 2014 in partnership with the University of Leeds and The Queen's Trust.

To find out more about the team in Leeds please explore the information below. If you have any questions for the Leeds centre please do get in touch and the team will be happy to answer any of your queries. 

 

 

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Rosie Kenwood

Rosie Kenwood is Centre Leader at our Leeds East centre. Rosie joined us in August 2014. She studied International Development with International Relations at the University of Leeds and previously worked as a Student Support Officer at a secondary school.

Jake Oxby

Jake Oxby joined us in August 2014 as a graduate-trainee Education Worker. Jake studied Sports Business Management at Leeds Metropolitan University and has worked as a Student Ambassador and also as a Tri-Golf and Football Coach.

Olivia McMurray

Olivia McMurray joined us in August 2016. Olivia has a degree in Psychology from the University of Sheffield. She previously worked as a Widening Participation Mentor.

Helen Dermody

Helen Dermody joined us in January 2017. Helen has a degree in English Language for Education from the University of Manchester. She previously worked as a Student Ambassador. 

Jane Dickinson

Jane Dickinson is our Project Leader for NCOP in Leeds, based at our Leeds East centre. She has a degree from Newcastle University a PGCE from the University of Leeds. Jane was previously Head of Geography at a school in Leeds. 

Jenny Fairfax

Jenny Fairfax joined us in January 2017. She works on our NCOP project and is based at our Leeds East centre. Jenny has a degree in History from the University of Liverpool and previously worked as a Teaching Assistant in India. 

Lucy Holloway

Lucy Holloway joined us in April 2017. She works on our NCOP project from our Leeds East centre. Lucy has a degree from the University of Manchester and previously worked as a Student Engagement and Outreach Officer at Bradford College. 

How to find us

IntoUniversity Leeds East
St Aidan's Community Hall
Roundhay Road
Leeds
LS8 5QD

Tel: 0113 235 9178

Email: leedseast@intouniversity.org

Before attending the centre for the first time, you will need to register by emailing or calling the centre.

What's on at the centre?

Monday 

Secondary Academic Support

4:00pm - 5.30pm 

Support from graduate staff and university-educated volunteers on schoolwork and exam revision.     
 


Tuesday and Wednesday 

Primary Academic Support 

3:30pm - 5:00pm 

Support from graduate staff and university-educated volunteers on schoolwork and a target approach to improving literacy and numeracy.  
 


Thursday   

Secondary Academic Support

4:00pm - 5.30pm 

Support from graduate staff and university-educated volunteers on schoolwork and exam revision.