The role has been introduced to maximise participation in sport across all age ranges within the prep school and to establish a strong sporting presence as a direct link between parents, staff and the PE department.
Mr Miles will be take charge of implementing the school’s Olympic action plan over lunch breaks this term, organising inter school fixtures as well as co-ordinating the extra-curricular sporting programme for Bellan House.
He will play a crucial role in developing pupils’ motor skills and introduce structured competitive situations allowing teamwork skills including leadership and communication to be demonstrated.
Mr Miles has been a popular cricket coach and PE teacher at the Senior School for some time and is also a professional cricketer. In the short time since he has joined Bellan House, there is a positive buzz in Junior Sports and pupils are responding to the departments renewed dynamism and energy. Mr Miles is on hand to provide parents, staff and pupils with information regarding all upcoming and important events such as Sports Day, the Triathlon and summer sport camps.