Simon Winrow's Portfolio

Simon Winrow Web Designer
Simon Winrow
P: 07730 888 869

Online C.V.


2001 - 2006 Hindley Community High School – Arts College

English Language GCSE GRADE C
English Literature GCSE GRADE C
Science (Duel Award) GCSE GRADE C/C
Manufacturing GCSE GRADE D/D
Manufactured Product GCSE GRADE C
Photography GCSE GRADE C
Mathmatics GCSE GRADE D
Product Design GCSE GRADE C
Religious Education GCSE GRADE E
Key Skills -- Level 2 (AoN's)

2006 - 2008 Wigan & Leigh College - Parsons Walk
IT Practitioners (General) - EDEXCEL Level 3 BTEC National Certificates

Language & Communications Pass
Business Information Systems Pass
Introduction to Software Development Distinction
Communication Technology Pass
Applications Software Development Merit
Software Applications Distinction
Website Development Distinction
Computer Systems Pass
System Analysis & Design Pass
Business IT Project Pass
Database Management Systems Pass
Business Calculations Pass
Visual Programming Distinction
Final Grade Merit / Merit

- 2008 - 2010 Wigan & Leigh College - Parsons Walk
HND In Computing (Software Development)

Website Design Distinction
Computer Platforms Pass
Systems Analysis Pass
Programming Concepts Pass
Database Design Concepts Distinction
Networking Concepts Merit
Personal Skills Development Merit
Visual Programming Pass
Software Development Project Pass
Data Analysis & Design Distinction
MS Office Solution Development Pass
Project Management Pass
OOP Programming Pass
Data Structure & Algorithms Pass
Quality Systems Pass
Multimedia Design & Authoring Pass

Throughout my college and work experience i have gained working knowledge of the following languages:

Wordpress PHP
MySQL NotOrm
JQuery Javascript
Linux Smarty Templating


Please click an employement tab below to see more information and job descriptions.

Just Internet Solutions Ltd
Website Developer / Designer – I work in the Studio Department Designing & Developing websites for the company ranging from small five page websites & newsletters to E-commerce websites. Each website has a Content Management System built to help the customer run the website.

Web Maintenance / SEO – Along with designing and developing websites I also maintain customer’s websites correcting any problems or required amendments such as SEO or a simple changing of style.

Customer Service – This involves answering phone calls from customers regarding their websites & emails. I also facilitate meetings to discuss with the customer how to use their website or to discuss changes they require. In mid 2012 I attended a course for Customer Service whilst working.

First Aider – Although Just Internet Solutions was a small company I was asked to be the first aid officer, as the office did not currently have one. I found this to be a great responsibility and gladly took it on.

North West Photos
As a hobby my partner and myself are interested in photography. We are frequently invited to Equestrian events to attend as photographers at the weekends and from this I have gained photography experience in motion & sports photography I have also begun to photograph weddings & other events which has helped me broaden my experience. This has also helped improve my communication skills.

Hindley Tyres & Auto Care, Hindley
Website Maintainer - I created the website for Hindley tyres & auto care so that customers can see their business and what they sell before they actually go to the garage. It was created as a basic website as an initial contact point hopefully it will be improved as business improves.

Tyre Fitter - I also help out sometimes with the fitting of tyres to cars & motorcycles this was a part time position. .

Tesco Store – Cross Street Hindley, Wigan
Backdoor & Grocery Assistant - Loading and unloading of delivery wagons, splitting down of cages to the correct products, Quality control of out of date waste and faulty goods. General cleanliness and hygiene of warehouse.

Fresh Foods Assistant - Stacking & General cleanliness of the fresh foods department & chilling area. Temperature checks of freezers and chillers to ensure goods are at the correct temperature. General cleanliness and hygiene of warehouse.

Pizza Hut Ltd - 2 Anjou Boulevard Robin Park Wigan
Kitchen Assistant - Preparation and cooking of Pizza’s, pasta dishes, vegetable preparation. Cleanliness and hygiene of kitchen.

Rimmer Industrial Services - Sheet Metal fabrication
Labourer – General labouring, painting, general site cleanliness, loading transport, this is a temporary position and I only work as and when I am needed.