Kent was taught in a primary school at Te Kowhai School in Te Kowhai, Hamilton, New Zealand and has been teaching for 5 1/2 years. His most recent position includes teaching responsibility for 56 students in years 4/5 (9 & 10 year olds) teaching with one other teacher. Responsibilities include co-leading e-learning, and being an Across School Leader working with 12 schools to promote best teaching.
He has a Bachelor of Sport and Leisure Studies and a graduate diploma of primary teaching.
Interests include sports, technology and exploring the outdoors.