A former club swimmer, Luke has a real passion for working with young children and helping them develop to the best of their ability, whether that be in the pool or classroom.
He completed an Early Childhood Education course at University and is heavily involved in childhood and youth work having worked across a range of areas supporting young people.
He also specialises in the special needs sector and has been a swim teacher since 2013.
Luke has been with the NZL Swim programme since its inception in 2016 and works across both Learn to Swim & Junior Squads. He brings a range of experiences to the job holding qualifications in Basic first aid, Child protection, pool safety & supervision and OSCAR behaviour guidance. He holds his Swimming NZ Swim Teacher certificate with an additional qualification in teaching children with special needs.