I am currently Director of Sport at a superb British International Prep School in Kuwait. I have 12 years teaching experience including 5 years as Director of Sport. I have 5 years experience in an 11-18 age secondary school in Staffordshire, England. This included 3 years as 2nd in department and 1 year as Head of PE. I am very experienced in leading a strong department and in achieving outstanding sporting results in a number of different sports. I am extremely experienced in coaching numerous sports to a high standard, in particular football and basketball and I have a great deal of experience in teaching pupils of all ages from Reception to A-Level. During my teaching career I have achieved consistently outstanding GCSE and A level results and have led many successful overseas sports trips. I have coached football to a very high standard and have achieved some significant triumphs at district and county level.

At my current school I have been able to transform the PE department into a thriving sporting environment. The English School, Kuwait is now widely recognised as a superb sporting school and under my leadership the school have won consistent titles at the highest standard of sport amongst the best British Schools in the Middle East. I am extremely organised, resourceful and have the proven ability to motivate and inspire pupils of all ages. I have excellent interpersonal, communication and time management skills. I have consistently achieved outstanding lesson observations during my teaching career and I have a great deal of experience in organising large scale extra curricular sports programmes. I am extremely dedicated, honest, reliable and I am incredibly passionate about my work. I pride myself on my commitment and dedication and I am extremely proud of my success and achievements so far in my teaching career.




Date of Birth:         05/11/1981

Nationality:            British

Address UK:           5 Tay Close,   


                               S-O-T, Staffs

Address Kuwait:  The English School

                              Salmiya, Kuwait

Email:         oleaver@tes.edu.kw


Phone UK:             +44 07810715773

Phone Kuwait:     +965 94977843

Skype:                    oliver.leaver


Professional Summary


(BSc Hons Coaching with Sport and Exercise Science, PGCE, QTS)