Matthew Bury

Matthew Bury is a researcher and consultant, health & safety trainer, formerly a Senior Lecturer in Education, Middlesex University, programme leader for PGCE Design & Technology, also contributed to MA Teaching, BA Product Design & Engineering, BA Education Studies and a moderator for the Graduate Teacher Programme.

Prior to this he was Head of 3 Design & Technology departments in London, Essex and Hertfordshire and taught D&T, ICT, Science and Art. During this time he taught in a French technical school as joint organiser of a European Project, and worked as a New Opportunities Fund ICT trainer in secondary Science and D&T.

After a science degree, he began working in scientific films and over an 11 year period moved across to special effects engineering with a specialism in bio-mimetic characters using programmable logic controllers, pneumatic's and hydraulics.

Locations: London


Health and Safety Trainer
S10HS - Grinding and Sharpening
S12HS - Technicians - essential knowledge, skills and understanding
S1HS - Wood Sawing Machines
S2HS - Centre Lathe
S3HS - Casting Non-Ferrous Metals
S4HS - Metal Arc Welding
S5HS - Oxy-Acetylene Welding and Cutting
S6HS - Milling and Machining
S7HS - Wood Turning Lathe
S8HS - Planer/Thicknesser Machines
S9HS - Portable Power Tools
SCHS - Secondary Core
SMHS - (Secondary Materials)
SSHS - Systems and Control
CPD - planning and delivery
Examination analysis
Food Technology
GCSE / GCE planning and delivery
Medium/long term planning
Monitoring & evaluating D&T provision
Overseas work
Product Design
Rooms and building layout and design
Short term planning
Special SEN & D&T
Subject leadership / management
Subject review & report / prep for OFSTED
Systems and control
Technical quals planning / delivery
Tools, materials, equipment and resources
Writing text book course materials