Mr Jamie Riesman
Jamie qualified as a primary school teacher in 2012, working as a class teacher at a school in London. Over the next four years he taught in a number of different year groups to develop his teaching practice. Throughout this time Jamie led a range of subjects including Science, Music and PE. In 2016, due to his expertise, passion and interest in physical activity, Jamie was given the full time role of Primary PE Teacher and Co-ordinator. This included teaching PE to children from EYFS to Year 6. During this period, he successfully developed key principles throughout the school to change the culture around physical activity and sports participation. Jamie has taught a range of different primary school sports from Dance and Gymnastics, to Football and Tennis. He is extremely passionate about PE and the effect it can have on children, developing a wide range of skills and empowering them to reach their potential.
Jamie is a keen footballer and competitive runner. He has run 6 marathons and countless half marathons in the last 5 years. In Rotterdam, he reached his goal of a sub 3 hour marathon. He wants to encourage everyone to develop the resilience and growth mindset needed to achieve all of their goals.
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