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Meet the team

Our Health and Social Practice team

Our team is led by highly experienced managers across a range of Health and Social Practice disciplines. We pride ourselves on our friendly and approachable staff, and clinical tutors. Our team is active in the industry and in research, so that they stay connected to the Health and Social Practice industries, and the needs of the communities we service.  They will bring you up-to-date curriculum and teaching.

If you have questions about any of our programmes, you are welcome to get in touch with the team managers featured below:

Academic Staff

Bill Shaw, Academic Staff Member

Cassandra Cook

Chris Cowley

Christine McDonald, Academic Staff Member

Christine Mercer, Academic Staff Member

Clare Barnett

Gina Nicholas

Jan Liddell, Academic Staff Member

Judy Thomson-Emmett, Academic Staff Member

Lara Blundell (WITT)

Leanne Ryan, Academic Staff Member

Louise van den Berg, Academic Staff Member

Maureen Kelly, Academic Staff Member

Oka Sanerivi, Academic Staff Member

Rachel Taylor, Academic Staff Member

Rochelle Ward, Academic Staff Member

Ricci Wesselink, Academic Staff Member

Sarah Christensen, Academic Staff Member

Sarah McLeod, Academic Staff Member

Shirley Rivers, Academic Staff Member

Steven Ellery, Academic Staff Member (Physiotherapy)

Victoria Donoghue, Academic Staff Member (Physiotherapy)