Simon began his educational career in a Pupil Referral Unit working with students at risk of permanent exclusion from main stream education. Simon then moved onto Skegness Grammar School where he has spent the last seven years as a PE teacher. During his time in Skegness he has undertaken many roles including Head of House, Head of Year and the schools Child Protection Officer. Most recently Simon has held the position of Lead Practitioner, working at a whole school level to develop teaching and learning and mentor trainee teachers. Outside of education, Simon is passionate about sport and participates in a wide range of different activities including football, badminton and golf.