More About What We Offer

One Culture Football support work is all about being healthy, active & staying engaged within the community! We can help you achieve your goals on and off the pitch or to simply be that constant support in your everyday life.

Our amazing team of workers provide the following support services:

  • Transport to and from our football programs, events or anything sports/health related

  • One-on-one football training sessions

  • Fit-ability strength and coordination personalised sessions

  • Regular day to day support work & respite care

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Take a look at our incredible support workers that can work with you below!

To organise support work please send an email to disability@oneculturefootball.org

 

One Culture Football Support Workers

 
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Harley Gepp

Meet Harley, he is 25 years old and loves all things sport! Harley supports Arsenal F.C and enjoys training during the week but in his down time likes to read and watch Netflix. With a humorous and respectful demeanour, his aim as a One Culture Football support worker is to help young individuals within their community by being a mentor to them.

‘You’re too blessed to be stressed’

Languages Spoken:

English

Type of Support Work:

1 on 1 Football Sessions & Regular Support Work

 
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Taha Hassan

Meet Taha, he is 26 years old and speaks both Arabic and English. Taha is extremely positive and respectful and loves to play football or head to the gym. He is a passionate Manchester United fan and also likes to keep fit in his spare time. Taha’s aim as a One Culture Football support worker is to help participant’s engage in football whilst focusing on their confidence to help them develop their motor skills.

‘All progress takes place outside the comfort zone’

Languages Spoken:

English and Arabic

Type of Support Work:

1 on 1 Football Sessions & Regular Support Work

 
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Somer Crate

Our friendly support worker Somer is a 31 year old, former primary school teacher, who now looks after her little daughter. She is very outdoorsy and a sport lover who plays AFL, goes fishing and enjoys bike riding. Somer is friendly, caring and logical and her aim as a support worker is to provide the support and confidence for people to actively engage with the community. She wants to share her passion for the importance of building positive friendships through the community and an active lifestyle.

Languages Spoken: English

Type of Support Work: Regular Support Work

 
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Yassir Ajrish (Aj)

Meet Yassir, Yassir is a 21-year-old youth mentor and ambassador. He is passionate about all sports but particularly enjoys football with his favourite team being Real Madrid. He also enjoys hip-hop dancing, public speaking and can speak English, Arabic and basic French. Yassir’s aim as a One Culture support worker is to share his passion and love for football, draw a smile on kid’s faces and bring joy and happiness to people’s hearts in the process. He would like to develop great relationships within the community and get kids more involved with sports.

‘In order to be the best, you have to go through the worst’

Languages Spoken:

English and Arabic

Type of Support Work:

1 on 1 Football Sessions & Regular Support Work

 
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Masoud Teymouri

Our support worker Masoud is a 26-year-old football player as well as a personal trainer. His interests include travelling, food and of course sport, with his favourite football team being Manchester United! His aim as a One Culture Football support worker is to help kids with a disability to get more involved with sports as well as developing their relationships within communities.

‘It’s hard to beat someone who never quits’

Languages Spoken:

English, Persian and Dari

Type of Support Work:

1 on 1 Football Sessions & Regular Support Work

 
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Hana Ali

Our support worker Hana is 19 years and is an extremely friendly, energetic, and enthusiastic person. Her aim as a support worker is to be able to help people achieve their goals. She believes that sport is an amazing tool to help achieve this, as it helps develop a sense of community, belonging and this feeling alone can drive people succeed.

‘Dreams and dedication are a powerful combination’

Languages Spoken:

English, Arabic and Somali

Type of Support Work:

Regular Support Work

 
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Haris Kosovac

Meet Haris, he is 20 years old and is a tennis, football, basketball and table tennis player and supports Manchester City. He’s enthusiastic, persistent, friendly and compassionate. His aim at One Culture Football is to aid and to help kids improve their relationship with others, to strengthen and develop their confidence and to help them achieve their aspirations.

‘Stay true to yourself, yet always be open to learn. Work hard, and never give up on your dreams, even when nobody else believes they can come true but you’

Languages Spoken:

English and Bosnian

Type of Support Work:

1 on 1 Football Sessions & Regular Support Work

 
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Ryan Yates

Meet our enthusiastic and easy going support worker Ryan. Ryan is 19 years old plays football part time and studies aged care. His favourite football team is Manchester United and in his spare time enjoys playing football and listening to music. Ryans aim as a One Culture Football support worker is to be a role model to the young people and become someone they can come to for support.

‘Luck is a matter of preparation meeting opportunity’

Languages Spoken:

English

Type of Support Work:

1 on 1 Football Sessions & Regular Support Work

 
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Sereyo Hussein Issak

Meet our active, generous and organised 21-year-old support worker Sereyo Hussein. She loves to play football and her favourite football team is Barcelona. She is passionate about helping other people and learning new skills.

‘The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today’

Languages Spoken:

English and Somali

Type of Support Work:

Regular Support Work

 
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Abdulsalam Hamid Juma

Abdulsalam is our 25-year-old support worker who enjoys playing futsal, basketball and also does martial arts. He’s cool, calm and collected and he wished to provide people the support they need to the best of his ability. He’s hopeful that in the process he will maximise those that he works with to reach the best of themselves.

‘Laws and principles are not for the times when there is no temptation: they are for such moments as this, when body and soul rise in mutiny against their rigour; stringent are they; inviolate they shall be. If at my individual convenience I might break them, what would be their worth?’

Languages Spoken:

English and Swahili

Type of Support Work:

1 on 1 Football Sessions & Regular Support Work

 
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Shazia Munir

Meet Shazia, she is 45 years old and speaks English, Urdu, Punjabi, and Hindi. Shazia is very creative, diligent and enjoys reading. She is also is very passionate about volunteer work and supports Barcelona F.C. Shazia’s aim as a One Culture Football support worker is to facilitate people living with a disability to access the physical, social, economic and cultural environment.

‘If I cannot do great things, I can do small things in a great way’

Type of Support Work:

Regular Support Work

 
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Donovan Pollock (Doni)

Meet our 23 year old support worker Doni. Doni has played football since he was very young & supports Arsenal FC his interests are in sports, travelling & social work! Doni is motivated, caring & a friendly person to be around. His aim as a One Culture Football support worker is to develop young people's soccer skills & help them make new friends through the love of the game.

‘You will never influence the world by being just like it’

Type of Support Work:

1 on 1 Football Sessions & Regular Support Work

 
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Kushan Muhammad

Our support worker Kushan is 22 years old whose aim is to enrich the lives of those that she works with. She hopes to grow and learn both from and with the people that she helps simultaneously. She’s passionate about travelling and supports the Juventes football team.

‘All great achievements require time’

Languages Spoken:

English

Type of Support Work:

Regular Support Work

 
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Emily Thornhill

Emily is our 20-year-old support worker who is enthusiastic, trustworthy and friendly who enjoys being social and participating in new activities. Her favourite football team is the Australian Socceroos! Her aim is to help other individuals to learn new skills while having fun and meeting new people. She wishes to help others further themselves with her assistance and education.

‘Never say never’

Languages Spoken:

English

Type of Support Work:

Regular Support Work

 
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Jared Clark

Meet Jared, our 21-year-old support workers who’s currently also studying architecture and enjoys photography, dancing and reading. His aim is to be a positive influence on those he works with and to help them develop their confidence and identity within their community.

‘Kid, you’ll move mountains’

Languages Spoken:

English and Serbian

Type of Support Work:

1 on 1 Football Sessions & Regular Support Work

 
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Emma Hurley

Emma is our 28-year-old support worker who’s passionate about surfing, hiking, gardening and music. She’s friendly, relaxed and cheerful and her aim as a One Culture support worker is to help people have a great time playing football and meeting new people!

‘One touch of nature makes the whole world kin’

Languages Spoken:

English

Type of Support Work:

1 on 1 Football Sessions & Regular Support Work