Staff Profiles: Jordan Wintle

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Staff Profile: Jordan Wintle
Academic Course Leader and Senior Lecturer in Physical Education

Jordan Wintle

Jordan Wintle

Academic Course Leader and Senior Lecturer in Physical Education

Sport and Exercise

Sport has always been a huge part of my life; it's provided me with challenge, success and many friends. As a PE teacher for 10 years I have seen the positive impact a physically active life can have on young people.

Telephone: +44 (0)1242 715283 Email: jwintle1@glos.ac.uk

Biography

Jordan has a wealth of experience in teaching and leading physical education in secondary schools, working with a diverse range of students. He has delivered professional development to teachers in PE and general education practices, acted as a mentor for trainee teachers and NQT’s, and taken a keen interest in innovative methods to engage students and maximise learning. He continues to work closely with schools to enhance the quality of delivery of PE. Away from teaching Jordan has played a high standard of football and is currently specialising in endurance running and cycling.

Qualifications

Award Title Institution Date
PGCE Physical Education (distinction) University of Gloucestershire 2004
BSc (Hons) Sport Education with Business Management University of Gloucestershire 2003

Awards

UK Athletics Level 2 Certificate in Coaching AthleticsFA Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Football (UEFA B Part 1)FA Level 1 Certificate in Coaching Disabled PlayersParkour UK Level One Certificate BTEC Sport Level 2 & 3 Lead Internal VerifierThe

Teaching and research

Teaching

Jordan delivers on a range of undergraduate modules. Other areas of interest include:

Contemporary Issues in Physical EducationAssessment and Measuring Progress in PEInnovative Curriculum Design/Classroom PracticeBehaviour Management

Level

Undergraduate

Research

Jordan's current MSc project is entitled "Exploring secondary school pupils’ attitudes towards Physical Education and physical activity" and seeks to better understand what motivates children in these different settings with a view to making reccomendations to improve experiences in these areas.

External responsibilities

Steering group member for Cheltenham School Sports Network.

Consultant for several local coaching companies delivering school based programmes.