Mr Jon Richardson

Jon joined Bredon in September 2021 as the Housemaster of Thomas House. After studying Geography and Physical Education at the University of Leeds he took up a position as a Geography Teacher at Sedbergh School in Cumbria. Jon stayed in Employment here for a further 20 years working in roles as Lead Internal Verifier & Head of Department in BTEC (covering Sport & Exercise Science, Business and Agriculture), Master in Charge of Running & Athletics, whilst working as a coach in Strength and Conditioning, Rugby, Football and Triathlon. He’s even coached wrestling. Jon also worked as an Assistant Housemaster, tutor and a GTP mentor.

Jon has organised and created national and international events in Fell running and hosted shows at the prestigious Kendal Mountain Film Festival. One of his real passions is to commentate on running events, particularly the national relays.

When not teaching Jon enjoys spending time with his family, cycling, running and fishing.