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Sophie Glinka

Sophie is passionate about voluntary and social action. She has 20 years of personal and professional experience within the health, social care and voluntary and community sectors. She currently works within the national experience and partnerships team at NHS England, focusing on volunteering programmes that innovate and widen access and participation in volunteering within the NHS and social care.


She grew up in Glossop and now lives with her family in Old Glossop. Before joining NHS England in 2021 she was the Chief Officer here at The Bureau so brings her passion for the organisation and the community of Glossopdale to her role as Trustee. Sophie also has extensive experience in the design and delivery of VCSE community health models locally, regionally and nationally in addition to VCSE and volunteering policy, strategy and delivery. She has a special interest in reducing health inequalities and has recently gained a PG Cert in Public Health.

In her free time, Sophie volunteers with various other community groups in Glossopdale offering support on strategy and funding. She is also studying for a level 7 diploma in Strategic Leadership and Management, and enjoys walking and taking in the beautiful scenery and wildlife around her home in the peak district.

Meet the rest of us ....

Youth Activities Coordinator
Community Navigation Coordinator
High Peak Borough Councillor Representative
Digital Health Lead
Befriending Coordinator
Communications and Befriending Officer
Life Skills Lead
Service Development & Programme Manager
Move More Lead
Primary Care Network Link Worker
Car Scheme Coordinator
Primary Care Network Link Worker
Finance Lead
Digital Health Support Project / Peer Support Worker
Operations Manager
Social Prescriber
Volunteer Coordinator
Community Development Lead & Peer Support Coordinator
Chief Officer
Life Skills Administrator
Call Companions and Sight Loss Coordinator
Community Navigator
Peer Support Worker
Finance Lead
Community Health & Wellbeing Manager
Move More Children’s and Young People’s Officer
Chair of the Board