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Qualifications

PhD
Postgraduate Certificate in Education and Teaching (FE/HE)
BSc (Hons) Sports Science and Rugby

Responsibilities

Teaching:
Academic Research and Professional Skills
Work Based Learning
Research Methods

Supervision:
Undergraduate Professional Practice Projects
Undergraduate Dissertation Projects
Postgraduate Research Projects

Blended Learning Coordinator – Community Football Coaching and Development Course.

Publications

Rainer, P., & Jarvis, S. (under review). Fundamental movement skills and their relationship with measures of health related fitness of primary school children prior to secondary school: A welsh perspective. Education 3-13.

Jarvis, S., Williams, M., Rainer, P., Saunders, J., & Mullen, R. (under review). Parental behaviours and their relationship with fundamental movement skill proficiency of south east Wales primary school children. European Journal of Physical Education.

Jarvis, S., Williams, M., Rainer, P., Jones, E.S., Saunders, J., & Mullen, R. (2017).Interpreting measures of fundamental movement skills and their relationship with health-related physical activity and self-concept. Measurement in Physical Education and Exercise Science. doi:10.1080/1091367X.2017.1391816.

Rainer, P., Griffiths, R., Cropley, B., & Jarvis, S. (2015). Barriers to delivering extra-curricular school sport and physical activity in Wales. A qualitative study of 5 × 60 officers views and perspectives. Journal of Physical Activity & Health, 12, 245-252

Rainer, P., Cropley, B., Jarvis, S., & Griffiths, R. (2012). From policy to practice: The challenges faced by head teachers delivering high quality physical education and school sport within primary schools. Physical Education & Sports Pedagogy, 17, 429-446

Jarvis, S., O’Sullivan, L., Baker, J., & Davies, B. (2009). Interrelationships between measured running intensities and agility performance in sub elite rugby union players. Journal of Research in Sports Medicine, 17, 217-230.

External

Reviewer for the European Journal of Physical Education

Research

Physical Literacy, Fundamental Movement Skills, Physical Activity

Areas of Expertise

Fundamental Movement Skills
Physical Literacy
Children’s Participation in Physical Education, School Sport and Physical Activity

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