After completing his university studies, Jordan returned to his first love, literature, and became a classroom teacher in the North East of England. Following this, he moved to London to become Coordinator of English and subsequently Coordinator of Sixth Form. He is keen to expand the amount of exposure students have to literature from around the world.
In his spare time, Jordan is a keen sportsman and has played both cricket and rugby at regional level. He also has a strong interest in history and theatre.