Robbie Burns

Robbie Burns

Primary Curriculum Consultant
After working as a swimming and Primary P.E teacher in schools and pools throughout Cardiff during University, Robbie changed his career pathway from Secondary to Primary. He began his teacher training with Teach First in June 2015, moving to West Yorkshire in the process. 
He currently works in a socio-economically deprived area of South Leeds as a Year 5/6 teacher. 
 
Robbie attended Cardiff Metropolitan University studying Sport and Education on an Academic Scholarship. He received a Gold Medallion for Academic Achievement and a National Student Essay Prize for his Dissertation. He is currently doing an MA in Education at the University of Manchester. 
 
Robbie is passionate about primary education and the impact that tutoring can have in Upper Key Stage 2. He is keen to develop outstanding curriculum, resources and training with Action Tutoring to unlock the potential and raise the aspirations of Year 5 and 6 children across the country.