​Mark Hooper

Deputy Head of Secondary (Pastoral and Enrichment) and Teacher of Physical Education

Mark Hooper is the Director of Enrichment, Examination Officer and International Award Coordinator, having joined the British School of Bucharest in 2014. Mark completed a BA in Sports Studies and his PGCE (Postgraduate Certificate in Education) at the University of Ulster, in Belfast. His experience in the UK was gained over 14 years at a highly selective grammar school, during which time he spent many years leading the Physical Education Department. After moving to New Zealand, he taught Physical Education and Science and was then Head of Year in a rural school in the South Island before becoming Director of the largest adult education provider in New Zealand, which also included a position on the Board of Governors at a large secondary school. Further international experience followed at the prestigious Garden International School, in Malaysia, where Mark worked for five years as Teacher of Physical Education and Examinations Officer.