Your Perioperative Practice (Top-Up) BSc (Hons) teaching team

The Perioperative Practice teaching team have many years’ experience as health care professionals and can help you to develop the skills and expertise needed to transform your practice in a perioperative setting.

Dr Jan Royal-Fearn
College Lead for Practice Learning

As a Lecturer in Healthcare Practice, Jan Royal-Fearn focuses on practice education and support in nursing. She leads on mentorship in practice modules and on education for student supervision and assessment roles.

Rachel Spink sitting at a table
Lecturer in Nursing

Lecturer in Nursing, Rachel Spink, has a wealth of experience in her career as a Registered Nurse Orthopaedics, Research Nurse, Practice Nurse, District Nurse, Health Visitor, Specialist Public Health Nurse, Nurse Prescriber and mentor for pre and post registration students.

Alan Williams standing with hands clasped, wearing a red and white striped shirt
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.