Jabu joined SIB in October 2019 and supports the Investment Team. Jabu joined SIB through the 2027 programme, which SIB have signed up to this year.
The 2027 Programme is a one-year placement programme that supports grant giving organisations to bring diverse talent with frontline work experience from working class communities into their teams. As a host organisation SIB is committed to training, coaching and supporting Jabu to thrive during her year with us.
Jabu has had extensive frontline experience working with children and young people as well as extensive roles in providing a supportive role within organisations. She is committed to social change and putting people first and is keen to explore ideas and get involved with bold and innovative projects. Jabu has experience working for a grass roots organisation in Haringey, supporting children and young people from diverse backgrounds with a wide variety of needs within the community and has the experience and understanding of what is involved in the running of community projects.