For bushcraft please bring the following items of equipment. Please be aware that children likely to be working outside for the whole session and so appropriate clothes should be worn to deal with all weather conditions. Please ensure each item is named.
Jacob Butler has been a sports coach for a number of years and holds qualifications in football, dodgeball, netball, and delivering primary school PE. He is part of the PE and Games department at The Perse Prep and is a passionate and avid sportsman. He enjoys being part of a team and the outdoors.
Richard Chen teaches Physics at The Perse and as a member of the Perse Exploration Society, he is passionate about the outdoors. With over ten years of experience in Scouting as a leader, Richard is really looking forward to teaching bushcraft and backwoods cooking at The Perse Summer School this year!
Adam Dunajski is a former member of The Perse Exploration Society, and is passionate about backwoods cooking. Currently completing a masters in mathematics at Oxford, he spends his summers assisting on Duke of Edinburgh expeditions as a Mountain Leader, and helping with PES camps. On these trips he likes to experiment with new outdoor cooking ideas, preparing extravagant menus in all terrains. Adam plans on going into teaching after finishing university.
Nicky Clark is currently Assistant Director of Sport at The Perse Prep and has been involved with the PE and Games department at the Prep since 2016. She hold a BSc (QTS) Hons degree in Secondary Education with PE.
Catherine Henderson obtained a BSc in Sport and Exercise Science from Stirling University. She has represented the University in a number of different sports including Rowing, Tennis and Cricket. Catherine is now a Teacher of PE and Games at The Perse Upper and is currently the Assistant Head of Cricket. Catherine has experience coaching a number of different sports as well as outdoor pursuits.