Rachael is a recognised Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and has a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (Physical Education). She is an experienced teacher of Physical Education having taught for over 15 years in the Liverpool area. Rachael has had many other additional roles including working for the School Sports Partnership developing and delivering CPD, subject mentor and BTEC Standards Verifier. Rachael is interested in many sports, she is a Swim England Swimming tutor and plays for a local Netball club. Rachael is part way through an MPhil investigating the influences of preschool physical activity experiences on the development of a child’s Motor Competence.