Shakila BiSachyar

Women Together Co-ordinator

My name is Shakila Bi, I work as the ACP Women Together Co-ordinator.
I started at ACP GROUP 11 years ago and have had many roles within the organisation I also helped develop the following projects:
• ACP ADVICE PROJECT
• ACP EARLY YEARS
• ACP KIKIT PROJECT
• ACP WOMEN TOGETHER

I believe my journey has been profound and unique because of my development within the organisation. I started off as a volunteer with no formal qualifications and a lack of confidence. Over the years I have aspired to improve myself as a professional and inspired others to follow suit.
Some of the training and qualifications I gained while working at ACP:
- Welfare Rights and other benefits Training
- Diversity training, Introduction to counselling
- NVQ Management - level 3
- Community facilitator course Level – 3
- NVQ Advice & Guidance Level - 3
- NVQ Health and Social Care - Level 3
- PPP Facilitator course
- Domestic Violence - Level 2 courses
- Drugs and Research Methodology, University of Lancashire SCSF

In my current role I recruit, I Lead, I manage, the delivery and development of:
• ACP WT services
• Engagement Mentors Programme
• Programmes of work, events and training for local women
• Courses that align with ACP’s aims and objectives
• Other project workers programmes that address the needs and aspirations of local women
• Outreach programme to get information out to hard-to-reach women support partnerships with local women and encourage Provide multi lingual Advice and Guidance.

Primary Point of Contact

Staff 01
Naeem Qureshi
Chair of Trustees
Staff 02
Mohammed Shafique
Interim Chief Operating Officer
Staff 03
Siraaj Manir
Administrator
Staff 04
Shabana Shaheen
Female Empowerment
Staff 05
Esther Mockble
Nursery Manager
Staff 06
Sachyar Mughal
Advice Services Training and Development