Our staff

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  • Don Newton

    Senior Lecturer Mathematics Education

    Having graduated from Reading University I took up my first teaching post at an innovative community school in Telford, Madeley Court, where I worked as head of department. From there as a deputy headteacher at another community school in Nottingham, eventually taking up a headteacher post at a large secondary school near...

  • Dr Jane O'Connor

    Reader in Childhood Studies

    Jane is particularly interested in researching cultural aspects of childhood and media/technology. She has extensive experience using a variety of qualitative research methods including discourse analysis.

  • Inderjit Patel

    Senior Lecturer/Programme Director

    Inderjit has delivered teaching and learning across a range of modules on professional social work programmes including Social Work Theory and Method, Law, Values and Ethics, Sociology, Child Protection, Mental Health and Inter professional practice during the last 10 years as a Senior Lecturer in Social Work. She has also...

  • Vina Patel

    Senior Lecturer

    Vina has worked with children and their families in the private and public sector. She has developed, led and managed early years teams for a large chain in the private sector. Vina also area managed the Midlands region where she worked with host companies running childcare, including those in the car industry.

  • Dr Paola Pedrelli

    Senior Lecturer

    Dr Paola Pedrelli teaches on the MA Education, AIC, Singapore programme, focussing on Leadership and Management; Coaching and Mentoring and dissertation modules as well as supervising MA dissertation students.

  • Alison Pemberton

    Deputy Course Leader PGCE Primary & Early Years

    Alison joined the team at BCU in 2013 through a secondment from a local primary school. Prior to that s he spent 13 years teaching in primary schools across the West Midlands and has a proven and successful record in leading both core and non-core curriculum areas before she started her journey at BCU. She is now the...

  • Jonathan Potter

    Lecturer in Academic Skills

    Jonathan provides academic skills support for students at all levels within the Faculty of Health, Education, and Life Sciences. This includes in-course sessions, as well as extracurricular provisions such as workshops and one-to-one tutorials, and online resources. Previously, he has taught academic writing across all...

  • Paul Purser

    PGCE Primary and Early Years Education Course Director

    Having completed a Science degree, Paul undertook a PGCE and qualified in 1990. He has always led Science within school in addition to his teaching and leadership commitments. Alongside this he developed his skills in whole school leadership, leading year groups and phases within school. This range of experience enabled Paul...

  • Gary Pykitt BA (Hons) QTS, PGCE, PGDip

    Senior Lecturer in Primary Education (History and Professional Studies)

    Gary's association with the then University of Central England in Birmingham started in November 1997 when he was interviewed at Westbourne Road for the four year BA (Hons) in Primary Education with QTS course which he started in September 1998 and successfully completed with First Class Honours in June 2002. Gary commenced...

  • Emma Ransome

    Senior Lecturer in Education, Course Leader for Working with Children, Young People and Families

    Emma Ransome has worked in the Education sector for over fifteen years, in that time she has taught children from 0 – 10 years old, in a variety of settings, including a childminder setting, children’s centres, primary schools, and nurseries.

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