Team Skillz

Pauline (Director)

Pauline is a director of Skillz Education and supports the staff and young people to maintain the quality service that we provide!

Gemma (Founder / Managing Director)

Gemma set up Skillz Education. It was in April 2009 when we had the first young people walk through the door! We have been developing and growing from strength to strength ever since - Gemma is passionate about working with young people to ensure they all make positive choices to their lives and have successful futures. Her favourite quote is 'Be the change you wish to see in the World' (M. Gandhi)

Claire (Operations Manager)

Claire is the operations manager for Skillz and ensures the smooth running of the place! She also gets involved with facilitating sessions that include Drugs and Alcohol Misuse Awareness, Childcare and Healthy Living. Claire is passionate about working with the young people and making sure their voice is heard.

Emma (Administrator)

Emma keeps the team organised and is in control of the administration at Skillz!

Martine (Teaching and Learning Coordinator)

Martine is a qualified English teacher who has recently joined our team! She has experience of teaching in London schools and is passionate about supporting students to enjoy education and find their place in the world.

Lucy (Quality Manager)

Lucy has been with us since the Skillz doors first opened in 2009! Although she started as a tutor and coordinator of the different courses, she is now the quality assurance manager and makes sure that we maintain our high standards of service delivery so the young people get the best out of their time at Skillz!

Wayne (Tutor)

Wayne teaches joinery in the Practical Skillz sessions. He is enthusiastic with the students and works hard to engage them in fun and productive sessions.