FILE: Peter Woods

Peter has been a full time Lecturer at Dumfries and Galloway College since starting in 2007. Predominantly teaching in Fitness, Health and Exercise but also delivering across the full suite of Sport and Fitness courses in Further and Higher Education. From 2012 to 2020 Peter held an additional role as a Learning and Teaching Mentor, working with colleagues in nearly all curriculum areas. Peter has typically wide-ranging experience as a Lecturer meaning involvement of Quality Assurance, External Approval, Curriculum Design, Technology use, Partnership Working and a range of Learning and Teaching initiatives.

In 2015 Peter joined the Learning and Teaching Committee as a Faculty Rep. As well as Learning and Teaching Peter has an interest in Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion and as such joined the Local E+D Committee and the College Equality and Diversity Forum.

Further Equality and Diversity training led to an interest and involvement as a local EIS FELA rep. Peter has been on the EIS FELA National Executive Committee since 2017. Locally, Peter was one of the signatories of the local RPA (Recognition and Procedures Agreement) for the revised LJNC and is currently the EIS FELA Branch Secretary.

Peter graduated from Exeter University and went on to complete TQFE from University of Dundee. Peter has spent time as an SQA External Verifier and is GTCS registered.