Samuel Jones, who originates from the Peak District in northern England, graduated with a first-class honours degree in mathematics from the University of Liverpool before completing his Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) at the University of Sunderland.
He has a wealth of experience teaching in China, having been here for more than seven years. Prior to joining Nanwai King’s College School Wuxi, he worked at Nanjing Foreign Language School, where he was head of mathematics at the international campus that offered courses in IGCSEs, A-levels and the International Baccalaureate.
Samuel is a keen sports enthusiast, with a particular interest in cycling. He has participated in several international road racing and triathlon events, and even cycled unaided across America to raise money for charity. He also enjoys playing tennis and squash, and is a proud supporter of Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club. Samuel’s experiences have shown him that learning is a lifelong process and he is excited to pass on his skills and share his passion for both mathematics and sport with students. He also has the role of football coach at the school.