Lucy's awards include Solent Undergraduate Research Internship 2016 and the Solent Research and Innovations Conference ‘Best 2 Minute Dissertation Presentation’
Find out more about Lucy's industry experience...
I am qualified to level 3 exercise referral and older adult exercise prescription and am waiting for accreditation of level 4 exercise for cancer rehabilitation. I have worked in public health and fitness for the past 3 years, undertaking a variety of roles including gym instruction, group exercise instruction, physical activity and nutrition education for health improvement, private nutrition consultation and exercise referral consultation.
I have a level 3 food hygiene certificate, an NVQ Level 2 in catering and extensive experience in the practical application of food science through my previous career in hospitality and catering.
Lucy's research interests include public health nutrition, AFN competencies, workplace health Interventions for wider family health, physical activity and exercise for health prescription.
Find out more about Lucy's teaching experience...
I have a substantial base of teaching experience through my employment as peer mentor for the Coaching Innovation Project unit, whereby I taught seminars and guest lectures, prepared lessons, and guided students both educationally and pastorally. I have also developed nutrition education material from which I taught British South Asian women basic energy requirements, metabolism and macro and micronutrient interactions.
I am an experienced group fitness instructor and have taught group and individual lessons, adapting classes according to assessment of individual fitness level and personal fitness goals.
- Workplace nutrition education intervention to impact on wider family health.
- ‘Body Confidence’ physical activity classes for improvement of clinical health conditions.
- Practical application of Association for Nutrition competencies