Jude is an experienced Sport Lecturer. He is a Coaching and Sports Development graduate of Manchester Metropolitan University where he was a successful member of the Men’s Football Club; receiving awards within the club throughout his three years, as well as being recognised by the University for achievements as Men’s 1st XI Captain and as a committee member.
Jude went on to study teaching at the University of Bolton, whilst teaching Sport and Public Services BTEC courses at Bury College, Manchester. Jude is a qualified Football and Handball Coach and has worked at City College Brighton & Hove for the past five academic years.
He has been in charge of the College’s football academy for the past three years, overseeing a county cup win and the creation of a partnership with Whitehawk U18s, which ended in 2016. Whilst being the manager of Whitehawk, they have seen a huge rise in success over the course of three seasons, finishing the 2015/16 season unbeaten in 13 games, winning 11.
Since July 2014, Jude has been joint-manager of Sussex Schools U18s. The first season saw them finish top of the SEESFA league table, losing in the final to Essex. The second season saw the team winning every league and cup game, becoming the SEESFA league winners and the ESFA National Cup champions.