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Jackie Day

Business, Partnership and International Manager

Faculty of Health and Wellbeing

Brook Building, BB437

+44 (0) 1772 89 5548

jday@uclan.ac.uk

Jackie is a member of the Faculty Executive Team and is responsible for the strategic implementation of International partnerships, partner colleges activities, leading the apprenticeship agenda and developing new business for the faculty. Jackie has extensive experience is developing UK and International partnerships in countries such as China, Mauritius, Hong Kong and Singapore.

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Jackie graduated from Carnegie School of Physical Education (Leeds Beckett University) in 1993 with a BA(Hons) in Human Movement Studies. She and went onto to study a PGCE in Physical Education at Leeds Beckett University. In 2002 gained an MSc in Physical Activity, Exercise and Health from Leeds Beckett University

Jackie is an experienced academic who started her teaching career at Blackpool and the Fylde College in 1995, as a Lecturer in Sports Science. She went onto Myerscough College in 1998 and became the course leader for the HND in Sport Studies. She joined UCLan in January 2001 as a Lecturer in Sports Management. She developed the BA(Hons) Sport Studies course in 2002 and became the course leader until 2005. She then became the Network co-ordinator for the partner college foundation degrees. In 2008 she became the Division leader for Sport and school lead for internationalisation.

 In 2014 Jackie was seconded as the Academic Head for UCLan’s strategic partnership in Mauritius and spent 18 months setting up the facility and overseeing the day to day operation. She joined the new Faculty of Health and Wellbeing in December 2015 as the Business, Partnership and International Manager.

Publications

Chambers, A; Dacre Pool, L; Cox,C and Day, J (2014) UCLan Graduate Development: Exploring Leadership Potential in Lifewide Learning and Education in Universities and Colleges. Jackson, N and Willis, J (Eds) www.learninglives.co.uk

Day J (2010) Women’s Football: Organisational Culture within European Football Organisations. The Development of Football: Commercialization, Culture and Identity Conference Malmö University Sweden April 2010.

Day J (2010) Organisational Structures within Women’s Football: A comparative study within European Football Organisations. European Association of Sports Management Conference Prague. September 2010.

Research Activities

PhD with Liverpool John Moores University. Investigating critical transition phases within elite women’s football from a European perspective expected completion April  2017.

Membership of professional and learned bodies

Level 3 Certificate in Leadership. Institute of Leadership and Management

Conferences

  • Day, J and Olsson, C (2004) A Comparison of Sports Development Strategies for Girls’ and Boys Association Football since 1997.  International Football Institute Conference, Preston. Sept 2004.
  • Day J (2005). Developing Excellence in Women and Girls’ Football. International Football Institute, June 2005 UEFA European Women’s Championship conference Preston.
  • Day J; Littlewood, M and Richardson, D (2010) Women’s Football: Organisational Culture within European Football Organisations.  The Development of Football: Commercialization, Culture and Identity Conference.  Malmö University, Sweden. April 2010.
  • Day, J; Littlewood, M and Richardson, J (2010) Organisational Structures within Women’s Football. A comparative of Women’s football organisations. European Association of Sports Management Conference, Prague, September 2010.
  • Day, J; Littlewood, M and Richardson, D (2013). Transition through elite European women's football pathways
  • FA 150th Anniversary Conference, Manchester, September 2013.

 

 

 

 

External Activities

  • Nelson and Colne College, member of the Board of Corporation – Quality and Standards Committee 2009 – 2013
  • External Advisor University of Salford BA (Hons) Sports management 2014
  • External Advisor University of Salford Foundation Degree Sports Management 2013
  • External Advisor Salford University (The Manchester College) BA (Hons) Sports Coaching Top up, FDSC Sports Coaching 2013
  • External Advisor University of Derby Foundation Degree in Sports Coaching March 2008
  • External Advisor Manchester Metropolitan University Foundation Degree in Sport, Health and Physical Activity February 2007
  • Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme Mentor 2005- 2012
  • Springfields Hockey Coach 2011-2014
  • Blackburn Northern Hockey Head coach 2007 – 2010
  • EHB Junior Regional Performance Centre (North) U17/18 Lead Hockey Coach 2009- 2014
  • North Girls U17 Hockey Development and Assessment Centre Coach 2005-2006
  • North West U15 Boys Hockey Assistant Coach 2004-2005
  • Preston Hockey Club Head Coach 2001 - 2007
  • England Hockey Level 1 Tutor/Assessor 2005 - present
  • Coaching Experience at Rutgers State University of New Jersey, Fairleigh Dickinson University NJ and Stoney Brook University Long Island USA, in Field Hockey 2001-2005, 2010 - 2012
  • Coaching experience in United States of America for Challenger/British Soccer Camps (2000)