Year 10 Leader
Mr Birkett is from Walsall, a large town in the West Midlands not too far from Birmingham. He graduated from Edge Hill University in the North West of England with a First Class BSc (hons) degree in Mathematics and Education.
Mr Birkett taught in the West Midlands for five years before he relocated to Dubai in 2020. At his previous school, Mr Birkett soon realised his passion for the pastoral care of students and was rapidly promoted to Head of Year in his second year of teaching. When Mr Birkett started his career at FPS in 2020, he was also appointed to the role of Head of Earth Leopards and helped drive the House System forward during the difficult times of COVID.
Mr Birkett is an avid traveller and loves to visit new countries to experience different cultures at every given opportunity. He also taught himself how to play guitar during his time in Secondary school and loves to attend live music concerts.