Simon is a highly experienced community and informal education professional. He has worked in a variety of roles leading services for young people. He has a keen interest in participation and the active involvement of young people and this formed the basis of his Masters degree dissertation. Simon works part time as a consultant and is a visiting tutor at leading community and informal education colleges. He also works as an external supervisor for students. In his spare time Simon volunteers as a rowing coach, a primary school governor and is a keen Arsenal fan, a tough thing to be at the moment!
You can find him on twitter: @SiClaridge