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  • Paul Sanders

    Senior Lecturer - Geography

    Paul is the PGCE Secondary Geography Subject Leader and Geography Tutor at Birmingham City University. Paul has taught Geography in secondary schools since completing a B.Ed(Hons) in Geography education and has been responsible for developing a range of whole school policies including Teaching and Learning policy as an...

  • Neil Sheasby

    Teach First Masters Course Leader, Masters in Learning and Teaching Tutor, and Deputy Chair Ethics

    Neil has worked at Birmingham City University since 2014, after leaving the Open University. He has had multiple roles, initially working on the Teach First PGCE programme as a professional tutor and subsequently a science and maths tutor, as well as leading on the moderation of the Teach First assignments. He is currently...

  • Shahla Sheasby

    Senior Teaching Fellow

    Shahla has worked at BCU since 2014 and she has had multiple roles, initially working on the Teach First PGCE programme as a Professional Tutor and subsequently a Maths Tutor, her role has expanded. She is currently the Chemistry Module Lead (since 2016) for the Graduate Certificate Subject (Chemistry) Knowledge Enhancement...

  • Dr Christina Siekierska

    Senior Lecturer in Primary English

    Christina was a primary class teacher for over 20 years, working in schools across the Birmingham area. She taught across all Key Stages from Foundation Stage to Key Stage 2. During this time Christina had a range of additional responsibilities including; Subject Leader for Science, PE. ICT and English, Foundation Stage leader,...

  • Dr Peter Simcock

    Senior Lecturer in Social Work

    Peter began working in social work education in 2010 and joined the Department of Social Work at BCU in January 2018. Prior to working in academia, Peter worked for Age Concern, Hull, before moving to the West Midlands and from 2001 to 2008 worked for Wolverhampton City Council in various social work roles including social...

  • Dr Rebecca Snape

    PhD student and Assistant Lecturer in Education

    Dr Rebecca Snape started working at BCU in 2015, firstly as a Graduate Teaching and Research Assistant, and then as a Visiting Lecturer. She is now working as a Lecturer in Education Studies.

  • Abdulla Sodiq

    Lecturer in Education Studies

    Abdulla's career in education started in 1998. He has taught English Language both in the Maldives and in the UK. Abdulla joined BCU in January 2019 after 21 years of continuous teaching and professional mentoring service in the Further Education sector. He has also worked at Northampton University and University of Warwick...

  • Mark Stares

    Senior Lecturer in Primary English

    Mark taught in a number of inner city Birmingham schools for 22 years before joining BCU. His roles as Assistant Head and Deputy Head Teacher were varied but included leading on English; leading Foundation Stage and Key Stage 1 and 2; mentoring and supporting staff and teaching students; leading on assessment and undertaking...

  • William Swaithes

    Senior Lecturer in Physical Education

    Will has over 20 years’ experience in education with previous roles including Advanced Skills Teacher, Specialist Leader in Education, Assistant Head for Teaching and Learning and Head of PE and Achievement for the Youth Sport Trust (YST). Will completed his Masters in Educational Leadership in 2020. Alongside his role with...

  • Dr. Val Sylvester

    Senior Lecturer/SWPET Programme Lead

    Val has been working with Birmingham City University since 1995. She is currently a Senior Lecturer/Deputy Director of the BSc (Hons) Social Work programme and Programme Director for the Postgraduate Social Work Practice Educator training programme. Previous experience: Shelter National Organisation  (1977-81) Val worked...

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