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An enthusiastic, well motivated and well qualified self-starter with experience in Physiotherapy, Acupuncture, Lecturing, Complementary therapies, management and sports and fitness coaching, with very effective sales and marketing skills. Capable of maintaining all necessary records, accounts and correspondences. Has experience in internal and external verification procedures, consistently achieving a grade 2 on teaching observations including QAA and OFSTEAD observations.  


2018-Present clinical advisor for the Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists (AACP). 2016-2018 President for the Federation of Holistic Therapists 2014-2016 Vice President for the Federation of Holistic Therapists 2010- Present Tutor for the Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists (AACP) teaching acupuncture. 2009-Present a Director on the board for the Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists (AACP). 2008-Present Regional rep for Wales for the Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists (AACP). 2005- 2018 senior lecturer at Glyndwr University Wrexham in Chinese and Complementary Medicine. 2004-2005 Lecturing part-time at Salford University on the TCM Acupuncture Degree. 2001-2005 Lecturing full time at Stockport College as a programme manager for Holistic Therapies (VTCT) and Sports Therapy, lecturer on the Complementary therapies foundation degree (validated by University of Salford) and teaching several modules on the HND Health and Holistic therapies programme. Presently running own small business called Complementary Therapies Ltd, which offers a variety of therapies to the general public and several NHS trusts. Has in this time also worked as a sessional lecturer at NEWI Wrexham on the Traditional Chinese Medicine degree programme? 1998-2001 Studying, full-time at University of Salford for a BSc (Hons) degree, in Complementary Medicine Practice (Traditional Chinese Medicine) whilst, simultaneously setting up and successfully running own business, Complementary Therapies Ltd. 1997-1998 HGV Night Driver and full time student, studying Clinical Sports Therapy, Reflexology and Indian Head Massage diplomas at Stockport College. 1996-1997 Centre Supervisor for 34 Army Education Centre, Germany. Responsible for the educational stores and equipment, both expendable and non-expendable, IT equipment and accommodation stores in accordance with current accounting regulations. Whilst studying Physiotherapy part-time. 1994-1996 Staff Car Driver for the Commandant of Salmond House Training Centre, Germany. The duties involved driving for a senior Army executive, where each detail was precisely timed and involved the security of VIP’s when transporting them throughout Germany. Whilst studying Physiotherapy. 1993-1994 Driver for 10 PLSU Germany. The duties were driving for a Telecommunications Division. Responsible for a vehicle, its equipment and transporting Technicians throughout Germany. 1992-1993 Gym Manager of the Mercia Leisure Centre, Coventry. After leaving the army in 1992 I gained the position of Gym Manager. Responsible for both teaching and instructing the public and instructors in all aspects of physical activities. Whilst employed at the Gym, I advised my employer’s and on that advice they implemented several modifications to the Gym, which benefited both clients and the employer’s alike.               

EMLOYMENT HISTORY 1981-1991 A variety of positions in the British Army with service in the UK, Germany, Saudi Arabia and Norway. 1992-1993 Manager Mercia Leisure Centre, Coventry. 1993-1994 Logistical Duties with 10 PLSU, Germany. 1994-1996 Logistical Duties with Salmond House Training Centre, Germany. 1996-1997 Centre Supervisor, 34 Army Education Centre, Germany. 1997-1998 HGV Night Driver. Student Stockport College. 1998-2001 Own Therapy Business and a full time student at Salford University. 2001-present Full time lecturer, student and running own therapy business. QUALIFICATIONS MSc Leadership in Health & Social Care Certificate in Education (PGCE) BSc (Honours) Degree (2:1) in Complementary Medicine Practice (Acupuncture) Physiotherapist HPC and Chartered Society Registered Diploma Osteopathy MSF MABDO DO (Accredited with the Democratic Osteopathic Council) Diploma in Chinese Patent Herbal Medicine Diploma Clinical Sports Therapy IIST full member of MHFS & ICHFST and the Academy of Sports Therapy Advanced Diploma in Reflexology MICHT (ARP) Diploma in Aromatherapy and full member of ICHT Diploma Reflexology IIHHT and a full member of AOR & ICHT First Aid in the Work Place V1 Internal verifiers Award VTCT Level three Assessor qualifications PROFESSIONAL BODY MEMBERSHIP State Registered Physiotherapist (Health Care Professions Council) Chartered Society of Physiotherapists Federation of Holistic therapist (FHT) Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists Advanced Member (AACP) Institute of Complementary Medicine - BRCP Member of the Association of Reflexologists-MAR Association of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners MATCM PUBLICATIONS Battersby, P. Lomas, C. (2014) Meridian Master Class. AACP Journal Battersby, P. (2014) Stress and Complementary Therapies. North Wales Living May 2014 Battersby, P. (2014) Back Pain and Acupuncture. North Wales Living April 2014 EXTERNALITY External Examiner Wolverhampton University (Health and Well-being BSc (Hons) RESEARCH BIDS “Providing an affordable service that is open to all” Times Higher Education Awards 2009 SEMINAR/WORKSHOP PRESENTATIONS May 2014 How to become an Advanced Member in Acupuncture (AACP Conference) May 2013 How to become an Advanced Member in Acupuncture (AACP Conference) March 2011 Lower Back Pain and the NICE Guidelines AACP HQ Peterborough May 2008 Presentation on Complementary Medicine at the North West UCAS fair July 2005 Presentation on Acupuncture at NEWI Wrexham. February 2005 Presentation on Acupuncture at Libramentum Cheadle Manchester March 2005 Presentation on Moxabustion at Libramentum Cheadle Manchester April 2005 Presentation on Chinese Cupping Therapy Libramentum Manchester June 2006 Seminar on developing working portfolios NEWI CURRICULUM DESIGN/VALIDATION BSc Hons Acupuncture Lincoln College December 2017 (Chair) Acupuncture for Physiotherapists Level 7 Masters Module May 2016 MSc Business Psychology PG Cert & PG Dip Internal Assessor May 2014 Eutheca European Union Academy of Theatre and Cinema to partner with Glyndŵr University partnership approval Internal Assessor April 2014 BA (Hons) / BA / Dip HE / Cert HE Public and Social Policy Internal Assessor (2011) FdA Therapeutic Child Care programme Internal Assessor (2011) MA Business Studies (Glyndwr University) March 2009 Internal Assessor MA Community youth work (NEWI) July 2008 Internal Assessor BSc (Hons) Chinese Medicine (NEWI) July 2006 BSc (Hons) Complementary Medicine (NEWI) July 2006 Foundation Degree in Complementary Therapies (University of Salford) validation team Jan – June 2004 B.Sc. Hons. Traditional Chinese Medicine Degree (NEWI) validation event - December 2002. Most Recent CPD June 2017 Manual Physical Therapy Alliance IMT 1 Integrative Manipulation of the Spine June 2017 Laser Acupuncture Low level Laser Therapy (Euro TCM Laser Academy 6 hours) May 2017 Peer Review and your own teaching (AACP 4 hours) May 2017 AACP Conference September 2016 Glyndwr Conference Enhancing the Student experience June 2016 Essential Line Manager Training-Managing within the Law (Paris Smith 6 hours) May 2016 AACP Conference November 2015 RCCM Evidence Best Practice Conference May 2015 AACP Conference May 2014 AACP Conference April 2014 Tongue & Pulse Diagnosis workshop Dec 2013 Osteopathic Techniques for Physiotherapists Nov 2013 Fascia Trains June 2013 MSc 60 Credits Dissertation (Pain Perceptions) May 2013 AACP Conference Nov 2013 Electro Acupuncture (BMAS) May 2012 AACP Conference June 2012 MSc 20 Credit Module Acupuncture Feb 2011 Facial enhancement acupuncture Acurea Feb 2011 Electro Acupuncture AACP Nottingham June 2010 MSc 20 Credit Module on Human Caring May 2010 MSc 20 Credit Module on Mentorship May 2010 AACP Conference Feb 2010 Acupuncture for Sport Injuries Feb 2010 Tuina Foundation Course (Chinese Medical Massage) Feb 2010 Acupuncture for Depression AWARDS/NOMINATIONS 2017 Fellow of the Federation of Holistic Therapies 2014 Fellow of the Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists 2013 Student nomination for excellence in teaching Glyndŵr University– individual and group nomination

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