Michelle has studied and taught numerous social science subjects and has a wide range of experience in the education sector in both academic and strategic roles. She is the Programme Lead on the College’s HNC / HND Social and Community Work (Integrated Health and Social Care) course.
Michelle has a Masters Degree in Psychology from Bath Spa University. She first got involved in education while her children were growing up. This included various voluntary roles, such as spending 14 years as a School Governor, three of which saw her occupy the position of Chair of Governors.
Initially joining the College as a Lecturer in Health and Social Care in 2018, Michelle took on the role of Programme Lead of the HNC / HND course in 2022. During her time at the College, she has worked in a number of different teams across various campuses.
Michelle is passionate about all social science subjects. As well as psychology, she has also studied and enjoyed teaching sociology.
Michelle explains: “The themes and theories in various social science subjects are transferable to different areas of learning and life. On this course, you will acquire transferable knowledge and skills, which will open so many doors to a variety of prospective careers.”
Outside of work, Michelle loves to spend time with her family – her husband, children and grandchildren. She also enjoys reading and trips to the beach.