Mathew Jones

Mathew Jones

Helping students Smile, Sweat and Learn

Work History

Work History
Aug 2014 - Jun 2016

Middle School and High School Physical and Health Education Teacher

Beijing International Bilingual Academy (BIBA)

Lead teacher of Middle and High School Physical Education and Health. Developing and implementing a new PE curriculum from grade 6-10. 

Introducing assessments and rubrics to meet new curriculum goals.

Head of one house groups grade 6-10.

Middle school basketball, badminton and track and field coach.

Volunteering teaching gymnastics to ECC students once a week alongside normal teaching timetable. 

Aug 2013 - Jun 2014

Training Physical Education Teacher

American School in London (ASL)

Student teacher completing an IPGCE through Buckingham University.

Teaching Physical Education to grades 3-10. 

Planning and evaluating every lesson for professional development.

Writing new units and schemes of work. 

Collaborating with other teachers in the department to improve existing units.

Jan 2008 - Jun 2014

Head of Varsity rugby and Track and Field

American School in London (ASL)

Head coach of the Varsity rugby programme and overseeing the Junior Varsity programme. Developing students skills and knowledge within rugby. Ensuring a safe environment for student progression.

Developing training programmes for strength and conditioning specific to rugby and positional requirements

Recommending players for County trials.

Head sprint, jumps and relay coach. 

Planning periodised training programmes for each student to peak at the main competition each year.

Ensuring student safety and injury prevention/rehabilitation.

Education

Education
Sep 2013 - Jun 2014

IPGCE

University of Buckingham

Completed a teaching qualification whilst in full time employment

Sep 2005 - Jun 2007

Postgraduate Diploma: Nutrition, Health and Lifestyle

London South Bank University

UK and World health, dietary supplementation and illnesses,  eating disorders and nutritional /mental rehabilitation.

Sep 2002 - Jun 2005

BSc: Sport and Exercise Science

London South Bank University

Biomechanics, physiology, psychology, nutrition, research methods and laboratory testing.

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Skills

Skills