This week on the podcast we welcome United Learning’s Head of Sport Shaun Dowling.
Who is Shaun Dowling?
Shaun is Head of Sport at United Learning, a national group of primary, secondary and all-through schools across the state and independent sectors. As Head of Sport, Shaun supports Heads of PE and Directors of Sport in further improving the quality of their PE curriculum, school sport programmes and physical activity provision; Shaun ensures they’re using the power of sport to assist young people with their wider educational development.
Shaun is a former Head of PE and Director of Specialism, having progressed to Deputy Headship in two specialist sports colleges.
Having trained at the West Sussex Institute of Higher Education, Shaun later gained his MA(Ed) from Southampton University. He achieved his NPQH before the opportunity arose to undertake a national role in the education team at the Youth Sport Trust (YST).