I graduated in Physics from the University of Hull in 1975. Following two years in the banking sector I returned to the University of Durham to study for his PGCE, initially taking up a teaching post in Scarborough, subsequently moving on to Pocklington School. I taught Physics for 36 years, 16 of those as Head of Physics. I ran a very successful department, noted for its exceptional results, as it delivered the iGCSE specification, and A level syllabuses to the international students at the school. I was a Housemaster responsible for pastoral care within the school, Resident Boarding House Master for ten years and was Master in Charge of Rugby for 21 years. No stranger to foreign travel I have led a number of overseas tours to countries as far as New Zealand, Canada, South Africa, and Zimbabwe. I have worked as an A level Physics examiner for a number of years and as a Senior Examiner/Team Leader for a leading exam board in GCSE Physics for 15 years. I have worked for Keynote Education delivering GCSE revision courses for schools and has delivered teacher training for the Institute of Physics. He has been an Inspector for the Independent Schools Inspectorate for 16 years, my remit was to advise on teaching and learning, governance and management, pastoral care and boarding. I am currently the Vice-Chairman of Trustees for a large junior school in York.
我于１９７５年毕业于赫尔大学物理系，毕业后在银行也从事了两年时间，后进入杜伦大学学习PGCE证书。在斯卡布罗大学、伯克灵顿中学教授物理。我有物理学科36年从教经验，其中有16年担任学科负责人。在我的带领下，整个物理学科组在学生的Alevel考试中取得了骄人的成绩。同时，作为学校管理者，在我的职业生涯中有10年担任寄宿负责人，负责学生的生活和管理，同时也兼任了21年英式橄榄球教练。我带领学生参与了数量众多的海外游学团，包括新西兰、加拿大、南非和津巴布韦等。我同时也是Ａlevel物理学科的考试官，作为AQA GCSE考官团队的管理者已经有15年。我为Keynote Education工作，提供物理学科的复习课程给学校和教师培训项目。我同时是独立院校的验收审核官，在专业领域如教学、学校管理、寄宿学生管理等方面提供专业服务。我现任约克郡某小学特邀副主席。