Faculty of Education
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Previously Leon has been a Secondary School Curriculum leader for Physical Education working across Yorkshire and the North West of England over a 14-year period. This has provided opportunities to work across a spectrum of sports clubs / activities and with coaches.
One of his roles at Edge Hill University is the safeguarding lead for the Faculty of Education, supporting and guiding academic colleagues, students and external partners associated within Initial Teacher Training (ITT).
Leon was also involved with conducting a research project on behalf of Sports England in collaboration with Dr Mike Hartill and Dr Melanie Lang. The focus was upon the evaluation of a new safeguarding sport role for the Child Sexual Exploitation Response Unit within NWG.