Youth Arts Practitioner & Trainer
Naomi previously worked for Artswork as Maternity Cover for the role of National Creative Traineeship Manager in 2016, and as Programme Coordinator and Deliverer for the Regional Creative Traineeship Programme from 2014-2016, and as Programme Coordinator for the Artistic Creative Enterprise Programme in 2018. Before that she spent seven years working in Youth and Childrens Services within Southampton City Council, working within the LAs alternative education provision supporting the most vulnerable young people not engaged in education.
Naomi volunteers as a trustee and fundraiser for City Reach Youth Project, a charity providing free, open access youth provision in the inner-city of Southampton, is currently studying towards a BSc in Psychology (Child Development and Education) at Solent University, and in her spare time enjoys inventing, and eating, delicious artisan chocolates.
Favourite Novel: Life of Pi by Yann Martell
Favourite Cultural Space: The Lenbachaus in Munich, Germany.