Made up of experts in the field, trained coaches, and experienced primary school practitioners, our team is dedicated to providing first-class service. You can find out more about each staff member below.

Interested in joining us? If you think you've got what it takes to become part of our fun, dynamic, and professional staff, please send your CV to Jamila Khaoui at enquiries@moving-matters.org.

Rob Wilkinson
Director

 

With over 14 years of experience in primary PE teaching, Rob is tremendously knowledgeable when it comes to school sport. He has advised government ministers, trained hundreds of teachers and NQTs, and successfully delivered projects for both Nike UK and local authorities.

 

  • Founder/Director of Moving Matters
  • Lambeth SSP PDM & Director of Coaching
  • Qualified UEFA B Football Coach
  • University of York Graduate
Jamila Khaoui
Administrator

 

Jamila oversees the organisational and financial complexities of the company. Despite working behind a desk, she is arguably the fittest person in the team; Jamila regularly competes in Tough Mudders and other extremely difficult endurance events. For instance, she successfully completed the 2018 London Marathon.

 

  • Moving Matters Admin
  • Tough Mudder Competitor
  • London Marathon Runner
Ashley Snadden
Senior Primary PE Specialist

 

Following a brief period of part time employment in 2017, Ashley returned to Moving Matters in February 2019. With over 10 years of coaching experience, Ashley brings a huge amoung of expertise to his role as Senior Primary PE Specialist,

His role includes leading on competition, holiday camps and our PE curriculum.


Ashley has a strong football coaching and playing background and is one of the SLD soccer school Head coaches. 

Anna Grajnert
Primary PE Specialist

Anna is a dedicated and knowledgeable asset to the team who specialises in Gymnastics and Dance. She has been teaching aqua fit, swimming, and spinning classes since 2000. In addition, she is a trained instructor of ZUMBA and ZUMBA KIDS/JRN.


  • Trained ZUMBA & ZUMBA KIDS/JRN Instructor
  • Aqua Fit, Swimming, & Spinning Class Teacher
  • Graduate in Sport Science at the Academy of Physical Education, Poland
Matthew Hayman
Primary PE Specialist

 

Matthew joined Moving Matters in 2014 after working as a primary school Health Coach throughout Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire. As such, he is an experienced member of staff with many qualifications under his belt; he is a Level 2 Rugby Union and Dodgeball coach.

 

  • Level 2 Rugby Union & Dodgeball coach
  • Former Health Coach in primary schools across Aberdeenshire
  • Graduate in Sports Development with Coaching at Northumbria University
Conor Brown
Primary PE Specialist

 

Conor started with Moving Matters as an apprentice and has been successful in graduating to the role of Primary PE Specialist. Because he was born and raised in Lambeth, all the schools Conor works in are local and familiar. He is looking to develop his career in PE teaching and sports coaching whilst helping to educate young people on the importance of being and staying active.


  • Successful graduate from the Moving Matters apprentice scheme
  • A wealth of experience with the local area
George Marsden
Primary PE Specialist

 

A full-time primary school PE teacher, and semi-professional footballer in the Kent League, George is the U10s coach for our SLD Elite group.

After completing his FA Level 1 course in 2011, George started coaching for the first time with a local football club called AFC Lewisham in 2012. He has since completed his FA Level 2 course and Youth Module 1. He developed his coaching experience further by spending 4 summers working at football/kids camps in the USA.


  • U10s coach for Moving Matters SLD Elite
  • Full-time primary school PE teacher
  • FA Level 1, FA Level 2, and Youth Module 1 coach
  • Previous experience coaching AFC Lewisham
Tom Blackman
Primary PE Specialist

Tom joined the Moving Matters team in September 2018 and has quikcly settled into his role. Tom has many years of experience delivering primary PE and this has enabled him to support class teachers effectively at his schools.

Tom has embraced the experience of training and developing teachers. His passion for his work shows through in all that he does.

Tom is a keen American football fan and has introduced the sport at a number of his schools and at holiday camps.

Teri Lovesey
Primary PE Specialist

Teri joined Moving Matters in September 2018. A very experienced sports coach, she brings a positive attitude to everything she does. Teri works across a number of different schools, incuding the primary school she went to as a child. A hugely popular Primary PE Specialist, Teri has created a positive impact at all her schools.


With a strong football coaching background, Teri is Head coach for our Girls SLD and Saturday Multi ability programmes.

RYAN LOCOCK
PRIMARY PE SPECIALIST

 Local boy Ryan, started an apprenticeship with Moving Matters in January 2018.  His journey has seen him make huge progress over 18 months. He is now a confident practitioner, great at establishing a bond with the classes and children he works with. 

A talented football and developing coach, Ryan assists all SLD sessions midweek.

LEVI O' NEAL-DAWSON
Primary PE Specialist

 Levi is a graduate from the University of East London with a (BA) hons in Media and Creative Industry. Upon graduating, he split his time between freelancing for independent record labels and working on his own music. He’s recently taken steps to expand his sporting knowledge by completing an FA Level 1 in football coaching.

 

  • FA Level 1 football coach
  • Holds a BA (hons) in Media and Creative Industry from the University of East London