PE, Differentiation and Developing Leadership
Main Phase: Secondary
As Head of PE at Wrockwardine Wood Arts Academy Mark has a proven record of moving new staff to outstanding. In 2012 the quality of teaching across KS3 and KS4 and the sporting opportunities available to students were all graded outstanding. Mark has also been successful in helping colleagues develop and refine their own leadership and management skills and go into positions of greater responsibility internally and externally.
Mark has successfully completed a research project investigating the use of PE as an intervention strategy for whole school improvement and has used coaching models for staff development which are now being implemented across the school.
In a junior school context Mark has experience as an SSCO and is committed to providing PE coordinators and staff teaching PE with Organisational and Classroom Management skills which will allow them to make the best of their subject knowledge and have the most significant impact on the quality of PE provision.