Craig Young is Vice Principal in Deep Support at Outwood Academy Bishopsgarth, with responsibility for inclusion, attendance, consequences, admissions and Praising Stars. He was appointed in January 2017, having previously been in post as Vice Principal at Outwood Academy Ripon and Assistant Principal at Outwood Academy Acklam.
Prior to this Craig taught at a school in Middlesbrough, gathering experience in a variety of roles including Head of Boys PE, School Sports Co-ordinator, Key Stage Co-ordinator and Head of Year. Craig started his teaching career in 2006, having trained as a teacher of Physical Education at De Montfort University in Bedford. He also holds a BA (Hons) degree in Health and Sport Studies from Lancaster University.
Craig is passionate about young people fulfilling their potential and believes that educators play a privileged role in helping them to achieve this aim.