School of Allied Health and Community

Head of School

  • Dr Helen Scott

    Head of the School of Psychology and Interim Head of the School of Allied Health and Community

Deputy Head of School

  • Dr Helen Frank

    Deputy Head/Quality Co-ordinator of the School of Allied Health and Community

College Directors - College of Health, Life and Environmental Sciences

  • Professor Eleanor Bradley

    Director of Research and Knowledge Exchange

  • Joanne Rouse

    Strategic Director of Practice Education and Interprofessional Learning in the Health Professions

  • Dr Kerry Whitehouse

    College Director of Learning, Teaching and Quality Enhancement for College of Business, Psychology and Sport

School Professors

Senior Management Team

Department of Health and Wellbeing

Department of Allied Health

Department of Social Work and Paramedic Science

Research Degree Students

Association for Dementia Studies

Mood Disorders Research Group


Professional Administrative Services (PAS) Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health                                                            

Josh Simpson    
School Manager 

Michelle Brinkworth    
Departmental Administrator      
01905 542224

Jo Fleet
Study Day, Conference & Events Coordinator 
01905 855147

Deborah Sabbato      
Personal Assistant to the Head of School for the School of Allied Health and Community    
01905 855546 

Debbie Shotton
Projects & Finance Administrator
01905 855385

Katie Gayton
Course Administrator
01905 542229


Hannah Bates
Apprentice Course Administrator
01905 54261701905 855385

Placement Support Team – Nursing, Midwifery, and Allied Health (PLAST)

Sandra Ashford 
Head of PLAST and Employer Engagement/Team Leader
01905 542201

Sarah Davies 
PLAST Administrator 
01905 542419

Deborah Guest
PLAST Administrator
01905 855375

Teresa Harrison
PLAST Administrator
01905 542207

Becky Martin    
Placement Officer     
01905 855461

Carmen Orgee
Senior Placement Co-ordinator
01905 855388

Jenny Hislam
Placement Co-ordinator
01905 542705

Janice Spikes
Placement Co-ordinator
01905 542486

Hayley Sneddon
Placement Co-ordinator

Ellie Nicklin
Placement Co-ordinator


Maisie Farr
PLAST Apprentice


Academic Quality

Debbie Hancock 
Senior Quality Administrator
01905 542042

Susan Burton     
Quality Administrator        
01905 542672