Mr Richards has a Batchelor of Education degree in Teaching from the University of St Mark’s and St John’s in Plymouth.
He qualified in 1999 and worked in secondary schools in London and Croydon before moving to West Sussex, where he worked in a large middle school in Crawley. He joined Broadwater Manor School (as Lancing Prep Worthing was formerly known) in 2002 as a PE and Geography teacher.
Mr Richards became Head of PE, and then Geography a few years later and joined the Senior Management Team in 2009. His current roles and responsibilities are Senior Master and Head of PE, as well as the school’s designated safeguarding officer.
Outside school, Mr Richards has four children who keep him busy, as well as participating in a range of activities such as football and mountain biking.