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Kieron McGovern

P.E. & Community Coach

BACKGROUND: Kieron was born in Jersey and went to De La Salle College, where he first developed a love for sport. He played in the school rugby, football and cricket teams throughout his time there. Kieron also represented Jersey playing rugby from the age of 7-15 and regularly travelled off island with the squad. After this he decided to go back to playing football and played with Rozel Rovers for four seasons and then finally played for St Martin for a year of senior football. He completed his degree in Jersey, during which time he worked for Jersey Sport on a part-time basis. Kieron currently delivers physical literacy sessions in schools, works on the active adults programme and is part of several after school community projects

INTERESTS AND HOBBIES: Injuries have prevented Kieron continuing to play football but he still keeps fit by going to the gym three to four times a week. He also regularly watches Celtic FC matches and even goes to Glasgow to watch them live a few times a year. Other than this he loves to listen to music and is teaching himself to play guitar.

QUALIFICATIONS: 

FdA in Sport & Management from UCJ.

FA Level 1 Coaching Qualification // Finalising FA Level 2 Coaching Qualification

Level 2 Sports Leaders Award

Autism Jersey Spell One training

Maybo Conflict management for children’s settings

FA Safeguarding Children

Safeguarding Adults at Risk

First Aid Trained

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