Rob Hurd has a wealth of experience in giving talks in a variety of settings. He was involved with youth work for over thirteen years, and worked for local authorities, churches and charities. He worked for a charity called 'In Christ in School', based in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, as a secondary schools worker and youth worker for ten years. This involved regularly visiting over twenty comprehensive schools to take assemblies, RE lessons, and lunchtime and after-school clubs. He has also run youth clubs, children's clubs, organised and spoken at youth events, churches, evangelistic events, holiday clubs and schools' worker meetings.
In February 2003, Rob started working for Nottinghamshire YMCA as a housing support worker in their Mansfield-based hostel, working with 16-25 year olds. In 2005 Rob's role changed, and for the last few years he has worked for them as a support worker and their Christian and Spiritual Development Worker. He also organises and speaks at the staff devotional meetings, runs the Gym Pastor Scheme, is on the Nottingham Business Alpha team, and a variety of other internal, local and regional initiatives.
As an accredited Assemblies of God Minister, Rob regularly preaches in local churches, leads family services and speaks at children's and youth clubs, and ministers' meetings.