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Pascale Vassie

Pascale Vassie (MSc in Development Management) is Executive director, NRCSE.


She has worked in community development and empowerment for the last twenty years, specialising in work with refugee, faith and migrant communities and has delivered seminars and courses on a wide range of topics, including community activism, immigration and asylum legislation, organisational development and partnership building between voluntary and statutory sectors.


In January 2009 she joined educational charity, ContinYou, focusing on community-based educational initiatives and leading on supplementary education. In 2012, she left ContinYou to establish the independent charity, National Resource Centre for Supplementary Education (NRCSE).




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