Director's Office

Susan Bridgeford - Director of Student Support Services
Tel: 21266

I provide leadersSusan Bridgefordhip, oversight and strategic direction to all of the 6 teams within Student Support Services. We aim to work collaboratively and in partnership with academic and professional services departments across the University.

I work closely with colleagues in the Students’ Union and am engaged with students health and wellbeing initiatives across the City of Sheffield.

I am also the Silver Prevent lead for the University. I represent Academic Services on the University Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Committee and am a change lead for the Student Lifecycle Project.

Jo Fellows - Projects & Personal Assistant to the Director of Student Support Services
Tel: 24091

  • Provides support to the Director across the section, overseeing projects as required.

  • Provides full office management and secretarial service to the Director, acting as point of contact and liaison with section heads and wider staff as required.

  • Secretary to the Student Support Committee.

  • Co-ordinates the Supporting the Supporters staff development and training programme.

Rebecca Heminway - Mental Health Project Officer
Tel: 21293

  • Supports activity related to the University's Mental Health Strategy.

  • Works on mental health related projects and supports other work within Student Support Services.

  • Responsibility for Big White Wall within the University.

  • Secretary to the Sheffield Student Health & Wellbeing Partnership Board.

Please note that these are not clinical staff and are unable to provide mental health support