Postgraduate Certificate in Education and Teaching (FE/HE)
BSc (Hons) Sports Science and Rugby
Academic Research and Professional Skills
Work Based Learning
Undergraduate Professional Practice Projects
Undergraduate Dissertation Projects
Postgraduate Research Projects
Blended Learning Coordinator – Community Football Coaching and Development Course.
Rainer, P & Jarvis, S. (under review). Primary Physical Education but not of Primary Importance: Secondary PE Teachers Perceptions of the Role of Primary PE. Education 3-13.
Jarvis, S., Williams, M., Rainer, P., Saunders, J., & Mullen, R. (2020).The relationship of family characteristics, parental beliefs and parenting behaviours with the fundamental movement proficiency of primary school children in South East Wales. European Journal of Physical Education. doi:10.1177/1356336X20915225
Rainer, P., & Jarvis, S. (2019). Fundamental Movement Skills and their Relationship with Measures of Health- Related Physical Fitness of Primary School Children Prior to Secondary School Transition: A Welsh Perspective. Education 3-13. doi:10.1080/03004279.2019.1573264.
Jarvis, S., Williams, M., Rainer, P., Jones, E.S., Saunders, J., & Mullen, R. (2018).Interpreting measures of fundamental movement skills and their relationship with health-related physical activity and self-concept. Measurement in Physical Education and Exercise Science, 22, 88-100. 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 and 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 and 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.
Reviewer for several physical activity and education journals.
Physical Literacy, Fundamental Movement Skills, Physical Activity
Areas of Expertise
Fundamental Movement Skills
Health Related Physical Fitness
Children’s Participation in Physical Education, School Sport and Physical Activity
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