Needham Market Operations & Academy Director
Robert was appointed at Needham Market Academy in early 2015 and brings with him a wealth of experience in the workplace across the spectrum of sport and education. An experienced educator, he has delivered NVQ and BTEC sport and business management qualifications over a number of years in a variety of different settings. This skill set aligned to his participation in grass roots sports over a great many years has ensured that the Academy have in place an individual who understands and is able to facilitate the needs of all of its student athletes and key stake holders. Robert is also the Chairman of Suffolk County Schools’ FA, working closely with schools in Suffolk to maintain boys’ and girls’ county competitions and representative teams. This role alongside being a Suffolk FA Council Member shows his importance to Suffolk football. Robert was also a FA Tutor for five years, delivering Welfare Officer Workshops in the region.