- NSW Department of Education & TrainingDER-NSW Professional Learning & Curriculum Support Project Officer, present
- Centre for Learning Innovation
- Rooty Hill High School
- Eclipse Fitness
I am currently involved in NSW implementation of the Digital Education Revolution with NSWDET. My role focuses on professional learning and curriculum support at the state level behind the delivery of the Federal DER, a 1:1 laptop program in NSW public schools.
I have taught PDHPE at Rooty Hill High School for 4 years including relieving positions as PDHPE Head Teacher and Head Teacher Mentor. In my teaching I was able to integrate a range of technologies including Web2.0 technologies, video technique analysise, mobile phones, QR codes, Bluetooth broadcasting, MP3 players and Wiimotes.
Prior to my school experince I have worked as an Alpine Guide for 10 years. Through this time I have consulted to the Outdoor Education Industry on facilitation and leadership in Outdoor Education and have a partnership in Eclipse Fitness a small personal training business specialising in elite athlete development.
I am the Support Administrator of the WiimoteProject and have actively supported the development of a range of Open Source Interactive Hardware choices with a focus on the needs of teaching and learning.
I have been an athlete, coach or manager in several Australian Canoe/Kayak national representative teams. Including being the Australian Canoe/Kayak Junior Wildwater Coach in 2004-2005.
I am a senior Rescue team member with the Blue Mountains State Emergency Service and have held active duty for over 5 years.
My qualifications include; Masters of Health Education & Physical Education, Graduate Certificate of Outdoor Education, Bachelor of Health & Physical Education, Bachelor of Commerce (Marketing), Cert IV in Master Personal Trainer, Cert IV in Assessment & Workplace Trainer and Cert III in Public Safety.
- University of Wollongong
- Australian College of Physical Education
- Curtin University of Technology
- Australian Insitute of Fitness
- Lesmurdie Senior High School