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We are an enthusiastic team of Christian youth workers based in the local area of Tavistock

We employ a full-time, fully qualified Director of Youth Work who manages a team of trainee youth workers and a team of volunteers. Our trainee youth workers are foundation and degree level students, including some students from South West Youth Ministries (SWYM).

Meet the team

Trudi Massey

Director of Youth Work

Born and bred in Tavistock, I have over 15 years of experience in youth and children’s work and joined Catalyst in 2014. I am a wife to Nick, and mother of four children. I enjoy teaching dance in my spare time!

Jack Hodge

Student Youth Worker

I joined Catalyst in September 2017 and I have lived in Bere Alston all my life. This is my first experience of youth work and I’m really enjoying it. I am studying a theology degree with Moorlands College. I am keen on sports – particularly basketball.

Laura Pitt

Student Youth Worker

I am originally from Brixham, Devon. I joined Catalyst in September 2016. I am currently studying  a degree in Applied Theology specialising in youth ministry with South West Youth Ministries (SWYM) and Moorlands college.

Toby Davies

Student Youth Worker

I live in the Tavistock area and I joined Catalyst in September 2019. I have had experience in Youth Work already and I am now excited to be studying with South West Youth Ministries towards my degree. 

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Geoff Orton (Treasurer):

geoff@tavistockcatalyst.com


Trudi Massey (Director of Youth Work):
trudi@tavistockcatalyst.com

07722247859


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​Catalyst is a UK registered charity no: 1118950

19 hours ago

Tavistock Catalyst

This week's challenge is to dress up like Toby! This is just a bit of fun but we cant wait to see them! A couple has shown interest in the live call today so we cant wait to see them:D we hope everyone is having a great week! Don't forget that we are available to talk on private message so if you would like a chat or talk about something specific, we are around and would love to talk to you 😀 ... See MoreSee Less

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Tavistock Catalyst

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3 weeks ago

Tavistock Catalyst

It was great to have 19 young people with us today on zoom. It’s been great meeting with them every week to chat, support and encourage them, and also have fun and set weekly challenges. ... See MoreSee Less

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3 weeks ago

Tavistock Catalyst

As a team, we have decided to set you all weekly challenge! This week's challenge is to write up a Bible verse or a motivational quote, in the most creative way you can and put it somewhere that you will see it first thing in the morning. we'd love to your creativity so do post them and tag us so we can see or send them through private message if you like to. I have written to you some examples above! We look forward to seeing them! ... See MoreSee Less

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