Tom is from Hastings, a coastal town in the United Kingdom. After completing his degree in Primary Education at Canterbury Christ Church University, specialising in Mathematics and Art, he went on to teach at a school in East Sussex for 3 years. At his previous school, Tom coordinated Design and Technology and was a mentor for newly qualified teachers.
Tom was once a tumbler (a form of gymnastics) and competed at a national level as a teenager. He loves all sorts of sports, from swimming to running. Tom thoroughly enjoys the food, jungle and beaches that Penang offers.
This is his third year teaching at SCIPS, previously teaching in Year 4. He is the Science coordinator at school; a subject he loves to teach!