Brian McGorry – Head of Teaching, Learning and Performance
Brian is a UEFA A licence coach. He started his career at Liverpool FC where he played for the reserves and youth team before embarking on a successful professional career. Making close on 450 appearances over a 19 year career. He played under managers such as Kenny Dalglish, Tony Pulis and Harry Redknapp where he picked up invaluable tactical and man management skills.
He achieved his first coaching qualification at 18 where he first found his passion for coaching football and began coaching at 27 at Hereford Utd within the professional game.
He has been first team captain at 6 clubs through his career. Having achieved his UEFA B and A licence Brian has been a consultant within football. He was Performance Director at Morecambe FC in 2011 and left them at the top of the league.
He is a fully qualified and Outstanding Teacher having been through numerous Ofsted and Senior Management lesson observations.
Brian has a passion for helping young people achieve success. His company, Educate Me, has a fantastic track record in helping students to over perform their targets within sixth forms in Liverpool. They have achieved Outstanding teacher observations with all their teachers. They have also continually received Outstanding external verifier reports and references from parents and Schools.
Brian is currently studying for a PhD in the psychology of elite performance in education and sport and to be an effective practitioner in corporate governance.