Jamie is a Scots - qualified Art Teacher with a Design background. He is qualified to degree and post graduate level (from Edinburgh College of Art) and has a P.G.C.E (from Strathclyde University, Glasgow). He has a variety of secondary school teaching experience, mainly in international schools. He is proficient at teaching IB Visual Arts Diploma, 'A'-Level, and IGCSE with additional experience ranging from primary, through to adult continuing education in Art and Design. Jamie is a Cambridge International Exam Board accredited IGCSE moderator. At present, he is completing the course to be an IBO examiner. He has familiarity with both OFSTED and CIS accreditation processes, managing an Art department and department policy-making. He is an IAYP leader experienced in leading The International Award Programme for Young People. His pastoral experience is as a mentor group leader or form tutor. Currently Jamie has the position: Head of Arts, IB Visual Arts Diploma Teacher at Alcanta International College, Guangzhou. Before teaching Jamie has been: Head Potter at Griselda Hill Pottery and a Ceramic Artist. Jamie is also an aspiring photographer -(see his website here). He uses his love for photography in support of his work as an Art Teacher and an Artist.