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Meet the Team

Name Position
Simon Brandwood Director of Careers & Enterprise
Laura Dorian Deputy Director of Careers & Enterprise
Kathryn Addison Income Generation & Communications Officer
Olivia Clark Team Administrator

Digital Services

Name Position
Clare Ebdon Data and Systems Manager
Maedeh Mohammadi Employability Data Analyst
Stephanie Barton Information Services Manager
Anita Lowe Careers Information Facilitator (Mon-Wed)
Eleanor Routledge Careers Information Facilitator (Wed-Fri)
Jessica Bushby Administration Senior Assistant

Careers Advisers

Name Position
David Henderson Senior Manager
Mark Corcoran Post Graduate Research Careers Adviser
Adelle Fairclough Careers Adviser
Peter Fox Careers Adviser
Stephen Nash Careers Adviser
Heather Rutland Careers Adviser
Melanie Tyson Careers Adviser
Kathryn Smith Careers Adviser

Employer Services

Name Position
Esther Banev Employer Services Manager
Jason Lam Employer Events & Fairs Coordinator
Catherine Howe Employer Engagement Coordinator
(vacant) Employer Events Coordinator 
Luke McCaffery Student Employment Coordinator
Joyce Kwok Employer Engagement Administrator

Work-Based Learning

Name Position
Donna Carr Senior Manager - Work-based Learning and Employer Services
Lucy Morris Work Experience Development Manager
Natalie Craig Work-based Learning Officer
Andrea Hillery Work-based Learning Manager
Mike Purvis Work-based Learning Manager - International
Matilda Bell Work-based Learning Placement Year Assistant

Placement Years

Name Position
Gemma Messenger Senior Manager - Placements
Victoria Cawkwell Faculty Placement Manager - Arts & Humanities
Ann Herzog Faculty Placement Manager - Business
Ashleigh Baty Faculty Placement Manager - Science
Barbara Dick Faculty Placement Manager - Social Sciences & Health
Jessica O'Brien Placement Year Coordinator

Employability and Skills Development

Name Position
Rita Brandwood Employability Development Manager


Name Position
Marek Tokarski Senior Enterprise Manager
Rachel Bickerdike Enterprise Manager
Chris Gilman Enterprise Manager
Steve Bowden Enterprise Manager
Paul Stafford Postgraduate Enterprise Manager
Kirsty Green Enterprise Team Coordinator

The Careers & Enterprise Centre is not part of a combined careers service but does work with GTI and Jisc to support the career activities of our students and graduates.