Your Leadership and Management in Health and Social Care PG Cert teaching team

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

Michelle Brooks
Lecturer in Health and Social Care

Lecturer in Health and Social Care, Michelle Brooks, is an accredited Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapist, EMDR Therapist (Trauma) and trained clinical supervisor for MSc trainee CBT Psychotherapists.

James Chircop sitting at a desk
Lecturer in Nursing

As a lecturer in Nursing, James Chircop, has worked as an adult, mental health and learning disability nurse in various settings.

Pauline Green
Academic Lead in Social Work and Social Care and Course Director

Dr Pauline Green is a registered Social Worker and a member of the British Association of Social Workers. She has worked at the University of Derby since 1999 and is presently Academic Lead of Social Work/Social Care at the University of Derby Online Learning Department. She has published in the British Journal of Social Work and delivers resilience training for Derby Social Services.

Dr Alan Williams Standing near a window
Academic Lead for Nursing

Academic Lead for Nursing, Dr Alan Williams, commenced as Academic Lead for the Nursing and Perioperative Practice programmes in April 2019. Alan is a Registered Nurse (Adult and Mental Health) with over twenty years' experience in the NHS before becoming an academic.