Jez Pinfold

Staff details


Lecturer in Education


Educational Studies


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Jez is the Course Coordinator for the Secondary English PGCE having been a classroom practitioner for 25 years.

Jez Pinfold studied for his Secondary English PGCE at Goldsmiths, followed by a Master's in Education, with a particular interest in critical literacy and the use of Media in English. He taught English, Media Studies and Film Studies in Lewisham for twenty-five years. His other interests include creative writing and his first novel was published last year.

At Goldsmiths he is a Lecturer in Education, is course leader for the PGCE English course and also teaches on the MA in Children’s Literature, the MA in Creative Writing in Education and the SCITT programmes.