Paul has been teaching D&T for almost 30 years with most of those years as a Head of Creative Arts Faculties or as Head of D&T. Following a degree in 3D design, Paul initially trained for the Post 16 sector so he has extensive experience of teaching A Level D&T but he has taught the subject from KS2 onwards in a wide variety of schools ranging from Pupil Referral Units to Prestigious International Boarding schools. Paul’s MA is in Education specialising in Professional Development in Teaching and Learning which led to him working as a consultant, course designer and presenter for D&TA alongside his industry and teaching roles.
Paul has particular expertise in 3D CAD and digital and visualisation. He has written and illustrated over 30 children’s picture books, illustrated online websites and created designs and logos for numerous clients. He has also worked in industry in roles that have included Heading a furniture design studio, designing luxury motorhomes and designing the User Interface and Icons for Caligari Corporation and Microsoft. He has joined us from a role overseas at Rugby School Thailand which he joined to help develop the D&T department and teach Art and Design. More recently he was accredited as the Programme Leader for the Cambridge International Professional Development Qualification in Teaching and Learning as well as establishing the school as an International Professional Development Centre.Back to D&T Association Staff