1 June 2020
Matt Smith joined the teaching staff at WESC Foundation in 2015 following a career as a secondary school teacher, specialising in Physical Education and Outdoor Education, and as boarding housemaster. He subsequently served as Curriculum Manager before being appointed as Director of Education in 2019.
He is passionate about the holistic support of students on their learning journey and is continually seeking opportunities to develop his knowledge within SEND – attending training updates, NATSPEC and SWALSS conferences, visiting other settings to share knowledge and continuing his studies towards achieving Qualified Teacher of the Visually Impaired (QTVI) status.
He has lived in the south west since 2014 and enjoys spending time at the coast taking part in outdoor activities with his family. In his spare time he enjoys being part of Teignmouth Beach Surf Lifesaving Club committee.