Our Team

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 From the fixers at our Mobile Workshop & Repair Cafes, the staff who run our shop, the creatives who make everything look so beautiful, and the admin fans who keep us all organised, UpK is completely manned by dedicated volunteers.


Everybody has a skill to share and everybody's quirks are admired here.


Project Leader upcyclekernow@gmail.com


Sewing and Textiles




Recycling & Refill Station​


Electrical Wizardry

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clothing & front of house


Artist and Maker


Artist and Maker

Join our team

We currently have the following volunteer vacancies: 

  • Repair Cafe Fixers - carpentry, electronics, electricals, sewists, solderers....

  • Maintenance and general potterers with timber tendencies

  • Equipment (tools etc) Librarian with electrical know-how

  • Pattern Cutters/sewists

  • Media gurus

  • Admin and systems fanatics

  • Retail extroverts

  • sorters and scavengers who can see the potential in usable waste

  • and the most important role - tea makers and tidy people


Our Repair Cafes and Community Swishes can only take place with the support of our team of volunteers. If this is something you'd be interested in, please get in touch!