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Shaun Hughes

Senior Lecturer in Education (with professional expertise in Coaching and Mentoring)

Institute of Education

Contact Details


tel: 01905 855306

Senior Lecturer in Education
Course Leader: MA Mentoring and Coaching for Leadership in Education
HEI Tutor for the MTL
Teaching Fellow – University of Worcester 2010

PGC Learning and Teaching

Teaching & Research

Teaching & Research

Research Interests

Mentoring and Coaching, Creativity, Leadership and Management

Professional Bodies

Professional Bodies



‘The Benefits of ITT’  National Primary Head Teachers Magazine; March 2004

Hughes, S (2010) The Helping Relationship ETEN University of Helsinki

Hughes,S (2010) Mentoring and Coaching: chapter in How to be a Brilliant Mentor. Routledge. Hughes,S & Newell, S (2010) Emotional Intelligence:: chapter in How to be a Brilliant Mentor. Routledge.

Hughes, S. (2009) Leadership, Management and Sculpture: how arts based activities can transform learning and deepen understanding. Journal of Reflective Practice, Special Issue 10.1.Routledge.

Hughes, S. (2007) Coaching and Reflective Practice. In Hall, N. (ed.) ETEN 17: The proceedings of the 17th Annual Conference of the 2007 European Teacher Education Network.

Research on ‘ Criteria Schools Use in the Selection, Support and Training of School Based Tutors and Professional Mentors ‘. Shaun Hughes and Kate Standish Hayes  (Wolverhampton Project ) 2005

West Midlands HEI CPD Evaluation of  Phase 2 CPD Leadership Project TDA 2008

External Responsibilities

External Responsibilities

Ongoing consultancy work with Local Authorities, the IEC (Institute of Educational Coaching) and the TDA and in the areas of Mentoring and Coaching, Performance Management and NQT Induction.