Andrew McBride is Deputy Principal at Westlake Boys High School, a large and successful state school in Auckland, New Zealand.
Prior to moving to New Zealand, Andrew taught in the UK, having completed Sport Science Degree at Durham University and a Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership at Northumbria University.
Andrew’s current areas of interest are Character Education, Effective Mentoring, Positive Psychology and Relational Learning.
Andrew is currently undertaking research projects for the International Boys’ School Coalition and the Association of Boys’ Schools New Zealand.
A brilliant insight into her role as Head Coach at Canberra United in the W League and how she has developed a “U BEFORE I” environment. She also discusses the role we can all play in encouraging more females into the sport through coaching and playing.
During this excellent conversation, Stuart Young gives an brilliant insight into his playing career which started at Arsenal and talk openly about his son journey Jacob Young, who is now playing professional football in Germany. We talk about Pathways and the things which mattered most to him as a parent of an young aspiring professional footballer.