RISE Learning Zone

Balloon Woods
Coventry Lane
Tel: 0115 784 7574
Email: office [at]

The registered office for the organisation RISE Learning Zone CIC is at the same address.

For general enquiries, please get in touch via the contact details above. Several of our staff team are part-time and while they welcome contact via email, they may not respond immediately depending on their working week. For a faster response please use the office email address or contact one of the Principal Officers, Fiona Bourne, Kirsty Sanders or Martin Sumner.

Staff Contacts

General enquiries: office [at]
Finance enquiries: finance [at]
Payroll enquiries: payroll [at]

Principal Officers

Fiona Bourne, Programme & Welfare: fiona.bourne [at]
Kirsty Sanders, Learning & Curriculum: kirsty.sanders [at]
Martin Costello, (Chair) Business & Development: martin.costello [at]

Core Staff

Kim Lewin, Pastoral Team
Phil Thomas, Site Management
Kate Bowman, Functional Skills
Sam Chambers, Vocational Studies



 Where to find us