Phil Wickins

Computing Teacher & Consultant
Southampton, United Kingdom

“A creative, versatile and motivated master teacher, coach, communicator, charity founder, company director and father of four, with over 11 years’ experience leading, educating and training experience. A logical and lateral thinker, with advanced problem solving skills and the proven ability to inspire confidence in others, through the effective combination of relational skills and expert knowledge delivered in an accessible fashion.“

Phil Wickins is a CAS Primary Master Teacher in Computer Science; a computing specialist teacher in Southampton and holds the National Professional Qualification for Senior Leadership (NPQSL). With a background in film and music technology, he is passionate about involving all aspects of computing in cross curricular learning. Phil currently delivers his own computing CPD programme for primary school teachers, as well as lecturing PGCE students, training SCITT and School Direct students, as well as delivering bespoke INSET and twilight sessions for schools across the UK. Current projects include development of lessons for upper KS2, combining Scratch and Sketchup to create ‘ScratchUp’; a way of bringing a 3D aspect to pupil’s projects. Phil also runs his own online traning channel for Primary School Teachers