Outreach participants

About the team

Meet the Outreach Team

We are committed to offering the best possible advice and guidance to prospective students.

Outreach: PetePeter Dolan

Outreach Manager

Schools/Colleges: Belfast and Newry areas of Northern Ireland

Focuses: Manages Outreach team and over sees LJMU’s student recruitment and widening access strategy.

Fun Fact: What is the best thing about your job?

Providing opportunity for young people in schools to experience the benefits of university, then seeing them flourish through to graduation.

Email: P.J.Dolan@ljmu.ac.uk


Outreach: CarolyneCarolyne Berry

Account Manager

Schools/Colleges: FE Colleges in North West England

Focuses: Access & Mature Students. Events for teachers

Fun Fact: Secret gem in Liverpool to explore?

Top of the Liverpool Cathedral tower

Email: C.M.Berry@ljmu.ac.uk


Outreach: Andrew Andrew Cooper

Account Manager

Schools/Colleges: Channel Islands, Cheshire, Greater Manchester, Halton, East Midlands, North East, South West Northern Ireland, St Helens and Staffordshire.

Focuses: Sixth Form activities. National fairs. Northern Ireland residential

Fun Fact: Best place to take a selfie in Liverpool?

In front of The Beatles statue with the Liver Buildings behind you

Email: a.j.cooper@ljmu.ac.uk


Outreach: KarenKaren Forman

Account Manager

Schools/Colleges: Skills for U schools

Focuses: Skills for U schools

Fun fact: Top tip to students

Do your research. Visit lots of open days, read about the course and the university. Always follow your heart but listen to what your head says too.

Email: K.Forman@ljmu.ac.uk


Outreach: SarahSarah Lake

Outreach Assistant

Focuses: Student Advocates

Fun Fact: The best local place to visit outside of the city?

Lark Lane. Great places to eat and socialise

Email: S.J.Lake@ljmu.ac.uk


Outreach: Chris Chris Prescott

Account Manager

Schools/Colleges: Sefton, Lancashire, Cumbria, and Yorkshire

Focuses: Access & Mature Students. Student Advocates

Fun Fact: What is the best thing about LJMU?

How approachable the staff are. I studied at LJMU before working here and all the staff are happy to help and easy to talk to.

Email: C.J.Prescott@ljmu.ac.uk


Outreach: SharonSharon Roden

Account Manager

Schools/Colleges: North East, South East and Belfast areas of Northern Ireland. Step Up widening access schools in Liverpool, Sefton and Wirral.

Focuses: Northern Ireland recruitment and events. Sixth form and younger years activity in Step Up widening access schools.                    

Fun Fact: Secret gem in Liverpool to explore?

Anywhere around the Knowledge Quarter, located in between the two cathedrals.

Email: S.Roden@ljmu.ac.uk


CatherineCatherine Shillito

Account Manager

Schools/Colleges: Wirral. Access all Areas schools

Focuses: Community projects. Access all Areas schools

Fun Fact: What is the best thing about your job?

Meeting and speaking to students be a Year 7 who is yet to realise their potential to a Sixth Form student who knows where they are headed. It’s all about the conversation for me.

Email: C.H.Shillito@ljmu.ac.uk


Outreach: Ben Ben Kibble Smith

Account Manager

Schools/Colleges: Manchester, North Wales, North West NI (Derry), Isle of Man and Shropshire, Liverpool and West Midlands

Focuses: Sixth Form activities. Outreach virtual events. UK residential

Fun Fact: What is the best thing about your job?

Travelling the UK to promote the opportunities of HE.

Email: B.H.KibbleSmith@ljmu.ac.uk


Hannah WilliamsHannah Williams

Shaping Futures Project Officer

Schools/Colleges: Shaping Futures Schools

Focuses: Maths Club. Collaborative events

Fun Fact: Top tip to students

Study a subject you want to study, not what you think you should study

Email: H.L.Williams@ljmu.ac.uk


Student Advocates

The Outreach Team are supported by current students who help deliver some of our key programmes and are fully-trained and DBS-checked, find out more about our Advocates.

Contact us:

Please get in touch for further information about LJMU's outreach offer.

Email: outreach@ljmu.ac.uk
Tel: 0151 904 6384
Twitter: @LJMUOutreach