Your International Postgraduate Certificate of Education (iPGCE) teaching team

The Education teaching team have many years’ experience and they understand the pressures of balancing study around work and family commitments.

Senior Lecturer in ITE and SEND Programme Lead: iPGCE

Andy Bloor is a Senior Lecturer in Initial Teacher Education (ITE) and Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) and Programme Lead for iPGCE. His field of interest is around social, emotional and mental health difficulties in children, particularly those with Attachment Disorder and neuro-atypical children.

Jo Byrd
Senior Lecturer in Initial Teacher Education

Jo Byrd has worked in ITE since 2014; she has worked on the BEd, PGCE and Early Years Teacher Status programmes. She has presented at TEAN (Teacher Education Advancement Network) twice and is currently working on her doctorate examining pre-service teachers' discourses on race.

Lecturer in Education (Online)

David Hall is a Remote Lecturer in Education. He has over 30 years of experience in education and training, with the last 15 years being specifically in higher education.

Programme Co-ordinator for Education

Programme Co-ordinator for Education, Lucy Hutchinson, is a multidisciplinary teacher with experience in a wide ranging portfolio of professional practice, within a variety of educational settings.