Gary Reid

Head of Physical Education (PE)

After completing his BSc Hons in Sports and Exercise Science in Edinburgh Mr Reid travelled to Melbourne Australia to pursue a career in education and sports coaching. He coached in football (regular and Aussie Rules) along with a variety of other sports from 2010-2012 in Melbourne’s independent and public schools. In 2013 Mr Reid completed his Graduate Diploma of Teaching at Monash University Melbourne and began his PE teaching career at Holmesglen College where he secured the role of Course Coordinator in his second year as qualified teacher.

Gary has also competed at an elite level in his chosen sport of golf and gained experience training and competing alongside Victorian and Australian Institute of Sport athletes. Gary also enjoys other outdoor pursuits in hiking and mountain biking.

Mr Reid returned to his native home of Edinburgh in December 2017 to live closer to family and secured the role as Head of Academic PE at Loretto in April 2018.