Paddy Turner (SFHEA; SAMNADP) has worked at Sheffield Hallam University since 1998 covering all aspects of disabled student support from direct student support to management and research. He has at all times retained a passion for improving access to and inclusion within, the academic and cultural environment.
He was Head of Inclusive Practice (Disability) until 2011 and is now an Education Developer supporting academic and learning support staff towards Advance HE (HEA) Fellowship recognition and developing inclusive teaching and learning practice.
Paddy has been a Director of NADP since 2005 including serving two terms as Chair (2011-18) and is passionate about the benefits NADP has to offer members and, by extension, the students and staff they work with.
Paddy is currently chairing the NADP Accreditation Scheme Standing Committee which enables the Scheme to provide genuinely high status recognition of the highly skilled and professional work of our members.