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Simon Skidmore
Simon Skidmore
Children's Youth and Family Worker, West Preston Methodist Church
Simon‘s professional bio / interests
BA Hons Theology and PG Diploma JNC Professional Youth and Community worker of 21 years. 30 years experience in youth and community work. Christian, Activist, wildlife photographer, proud northerner and also a big fan of St Helens RLFC.
I’d like help with…
Grant applications, fundraising, project planning, management and leadership stuff, anything in connection with youth and community work.
An interesting, or unusual fact(s) about me…
I have visited 18 different countries and have flown a plane. I have also spoken at the European Parliament, met a Noble Peace Prize winner and was voted Inspirational Youth worker of the Year in Cheshire back in 2019.
I live in
A career highlight
Being part of the British Council Active Citizens programme as a facilitator and visiting Georgia, Egypt, Armenia, Jordan and Ukraine. Also meeting a Noble Peace Prize winner and being voted Cheshire's Inspirational Youth worker of the Year in 2019.
Joined Guild
31 January, 2023