Portrait of Mrs Rachel Belcher Mrs Rachel Belcher

r.belcher@hud.ac.uk | 01484 473486



Biography

  • Senior Lecturer, Division of Health and Well Being, University of Huddersfield, February 2016
  • Senior Lecturer, Division of Acute Care, University of Huddersfield, June 2014 - February 2016
  • Practice Learning Facilitator, Health Education Yorkshire and Humber, South West Yorkshire Team, 2005-2014
  • Posts held in the The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust:
    • Lead - Practice Development, Operating Theatres and Day Surgery, 2004 - 2005
    • Project Facilitator, Operating Theatres and period as Day Surgery Unit Senior Sister, 2001 - 2004
    • Sister, Operating Theatres and period as Theatre Manager 1996 - 2001
    • Senior Registered Nurse, 1994 - 1996
    • Staff Nurse, 1991 - 1994
    • Student Nurse, 1988 - 1991

Research and Scholarship

  • Personal and business coaching
  • The use of coaching skills by a personal tutor and senior lecturer
  • Mentoring in the workplace
  • Preceptorship
  • Coaching and mentoring for new lecturers in higher education
  • Return to practice in nursing
  • Leadership and management in the health service
  • Health professional education

Esteem

  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
  • Registered Teacher Status Nursing and Midwifery Council
  • Member of the Royal College of Nursing

Research Degree Supervision

  • Mentoring
  • Business and personal coaching
  • Preceptorship
  • Return to practice in nursing
  • Leadership and management in the health service
  • Health professional education

Teaching and Professional Activities

Module Leader for the 'Supporting Learning in Practice' modules;

  • HHF1031
  • HMH1052
  • HHH1246
  • HMH2012