Andie Sims, Employment and Engagement Coordinator


As the Employment and Engagement Coordinator for the Steps to Work programme, Andie is responsible for liaising and developing relationships with local employers in order to find suitable work placement opportunities for trainees. Having previously worked as a learning mentor in a school for children and young people with autistic spectrum disorder, Andie has extensive experience of learning disabilities. Outside of work Andie enjoys family time with her husband, their two boys and the dog. She also likes to swim and is very active within her church; where she is part of the worship team, as well as being a youth leader.  

“The plan to open Strawberry Field to the public for the first time - so people can see a unique exhibition about the home, how and why the song was written by John, and allow visitors to explore the grounds as John did as a child - is very exciting.”

Lady Judy Martin OBE