Holiday Club Coaches

Both clubs will incorporate an array of activities including sport, games, dance and Forest School. All of these sessions will be led by qualified coaches and supported by our dedicated Out of School Club team.

You can find out a little bit more about the coaches leading each of the activities below:

G Embleton - Photo

Gavin Embleton - Sports
Gavin currently teaches and assists with Physical Education at Farringdon Community Academy.

He has a degree in Physical Education in Primary Education from the University of Leeds.


Louise Jones - Dance
Louise has a passion for dancing and shares that with all of the students she teaches.

Louise is a fully qualified NCDTA dance teacher, Level 2 fitness instructor, Barre fitness instructor and holds a First aid qualification. Louise has danced from the age of 3 years with 11 years experience in teaching Ballet, Tap, Modern Jazz, Commercial Jazz, Street dance and Lyrical.

Louise has many years’ experience working within the dance industry her work has enabled her to travel far and wide touring with a variety of different shows.

Louise has just recently opened the doors to her very own LJ Dance & Performing Arts Academy which is in Concordia Leisure Centre and East Hartford Community Centre Cramlington teaching children from the age of 3-18+ with classes in Dinky Ballet/Pop, Ballet/Lyrical, Commercial Jazz and Musical Theatre. This has been Louise's dream for many years now and she is thrilled for it to now be a reality.

Caroline Ellis Caroline Ellis - Forest School
Caroline has worked at Kings Priory School since April 2014. She is a Teaching and Learning Assistant and has worked at the Out if School Club since opening in September 2015.

Caroline is based in Reception and is also a Forest School Leader. She enjoys being outdoors from doing Forest School activities, gardening and being creative. She enjoys learning new skills and has shown how to pyrography to Middle School in Out of School Club.

Caroline has a BTEC Intermediate GNVQ Health and Social Care (1996), C.A.C.H.E Diploma in Nursery Nursing (1999), Degree Honours in Childhood Studies (2010), SEN C.A.C.H.E Level 3 (2011) and Forest School Level 3 Leader (2016)