Senior Lecturer in Nursing
Health and Social Care
I am passionate about learning and teaching, guiding and supporting students to become compassionate and responsive healthcare practitioners. My research interests include student experiences of learning and teaching in healthcare education, the development of professional identity for healthcare students, simulation-based education and inter-professional learning for healthcare.
Academic Course Leader for various children and youth related courses
I have been involved in youth work since I was a young person myself and have substantial experience of working in different ways and settings and still volunteer today. My teaching is enhanced by this experience and my current PHD studies.
Senior Lecturer in Health Studies
A love of people, how they tick and interact and their different responses to life’s challenges has always underpinned my desire to nurse as well as influence care delivery through my teaching.
Professor of Exercise Science
Sport and Exercise
I teach and research in areas related to health improvement, including public policy and active transport, the role of purposeful activity in health promotion, physical activity for mental health improvement and qualitative research methods.
Research Assistant in Sport, Exercise, Health and Wellbeing
I support research across the Research Priority Area of Sport, Exercise, Health and Wellbeing. I have a background in Exercise Physiology with a particular interest in rock climbing performance and physical activity research.
I have worked with young people in a variety of settings (youth centres, support projects) since graduating and continue to do so - working with young people leaving local authority care. Seeing young people grow and progress has been very rewarding.
Senior Lecturer in Youth Work and Placement Coordinator
I have experience working for a range of youth organisations and always enjoyed the new and exciting experiences this brings. Having worked in a range of different environments enables me to bring practice examples into lecture discussions.
Senior Tutor for the School of Health and Social Care
Having spent a number of years in practice working with incredibly vulnerable people, I’m passionate about helping students work with care and precision with those in need of help and support.
Senior Lecturer Mental Health Nursing
I am the Academic Course Leader for the BSc (Hons) Nursing (Mental Health)
Course Leader Social Work BSc Hons Degree
Social work is a responsible and privileged career finding out about peoples lives, listening to their stories and ensuring their rights are respected. Helping people make sense of what is happening in their lives is incredibly important. My passion is to help students learn about the knowledge, skills and values required to practice as a social worker.
Lecturer in Social Work, Social Care and Youth Work
I am a Qualified Social Worker and Senior Practitioner, who is registered with HCPC. I have 12 years experience in 'Front Line' Children and Families Social Work for both the Local Authority, and therapeutically within the private sector. I joined the University in June 2018 as a Lecturer in Social Work, Social Care and Youth Work. My specialism is mental ill health in children and young people, and trauma and attachment.
Senior Lecturer in Social Work
Learning should be enjoyable as well as challenging - I always strive to achieve these goals in my teaching, particularly as I have such engaging subjects as law and policy, and mental health.
Academic Course Lead Adult Nursing
I am a registered nurse with an MA in Education (Teaching and Learning in Higher Education. I am currently the Academic Course Lead for the BSc (Hons) adult nursing.
My interest lies with what makes us human, disability, safe-guarding, risk, choice and what it is to relate to the other person in their lived experience. I teach on modules related to disability, infant mental health and interpersonal skills.
Andy Lloyd currently works at the Department of Applied Sciences, University of Gloucestershire as a Lecturer in Nursing. As well as conducting action research in the nursing field, Andy pursues independent qualitative research in Astrophysics and Astronomy, with an interest in the outer solar system. He is the author of three books, and has had several chapters and articles published in a variety of books and magazines.
Senior Lecturer & Academic Course Lead, Paramedic Science
I am a Senior Lecturer and the Academic Course Lead for Paramedic Science at the University of Gloucestershire.
Senior Lecturer in Health and Social Care
My passion for social care stems from a desire to promote change and address inequality and inequity. For nearly 30 years I have straddled academic and practice life - working with many different groups of people. I just love it!
Senior Tutor/Snr Lecturer in Social Work, Placements Co-ordinator
I came to social work as a mature student. I had great placements and educators which helped me take my learning into the workplace. I am passionate that all students have the same experience and become the best social workers they can be.