Richard has been qualified for teaching for 2 years, this is his first full time post. He completed a BSc(Hons) in Sport Education before undergoing a PGCE in Physical Education. Richard worked as a supply teacher before taking this position.
Richard is a qualified cricket coach and coaches at Barby Cricket Club, a successful local village side. He also plays for the adult sides along with football and tennis more socially. His interest in coaching lead him to numerous coaching awards including rugby, football, athletics and handball. Richard supports Newcastle United FC and enjoys travelling, films and keeping VERY active.