John teaches across several modules on the BA (Hons) Sport and Physical Education degree. Having spent most of his career teaching Physical Education to pupils across a range of educational establishments, John is able to support students in both the theoretical and practical aspects of the course.
John teaches primarily on the Physical Education modules in all three years of the degree course. He is also involved with supporting the second year students on placements at local schools, where they have the opportunity to put their teaching skills into practice.
Before joining UClan John taught Physical Education for thirty four years in schools and colleges. He has had responsibility for leading Physical Education departments in both schools and colleges, and had the role of Head of Sixth Form for a number of years.
- BA (Hons) Human Movement Studies, University of Wales 1982
- Post Graduate Certificate in Education, University of Wales 1983.
- Lifetime Achievement Award - Blackburn with Darwen Sports Council 2017