National Association of 
Voluntary Services Managers

Lead, promote and develop best practice in 
Volunteer Management in the NHS and Healthcare

Tariro Gumbo LLM BA Hons


Tariro is currently the Volunteer Service Lead for Central and North west London NHS Trust and is also the NAVSM Midlands regional Chair. Tariro has worked for the NHS for over 10 years and has a wealth of experience in volunteer management, medical law, Recruitment and Human Resources, project management and workforce development.


Tariro joined NAVSM in 2016 and has been involved as Midlands chair since 2017. A keen volunteer herself, she supports Imba House, a local charity that supports disabled children in Zimbabwe. An accredited Mental Health First Aid Instructor, Tariro is passionate about reducing mental health stigma.