Ethel Maqeda

Youth Participation Officer

Ethel is a writer, creative workshop facilitator and educator with experience in community-
based theatre and further and community education. She holds a BA Honours and an MPhil
in Theatre Arts from the University of Zimbabwe, an MA in English Literature, and an MPhil
in Creative Writing from the University of Sheffield. Ethel worked in the SEND at Sheffield
College for over fourteen years before moving in 2021 to Sheffield English Language
Support (SAVTE) as a Link Worker. Since then, Ethel has also worked on Maya Productions’
Routes to Roots and Forced Entertainment’s Subject to Change projects with young people
across Sheffield.