Verity Scholes

Associate Lecturer PaST

School of Health Sciences

Brook Building, BB114

+44 (0) 1772 89 4904

Subject Areas: Allied Health, Physiotherapy

Prior to lecturing, Verity spent time in New Zealand within a Physiotherapy department aiding disabled children in learning and exercise. Verity also spent time at Headley Court’s Defence Medical Rehabilitation Unit and worked as a first responder at the London 2012 Olympics. For the past 4 years Verity has worked within a National 1 Rugby Club. Verity joined UCLan in 2014 as an Associate Lecture to teach on the BSc (Hon) Sports Therapy Degree.

Full Profile



  • BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy, University of Central Lancashire
  • PG Cert HE, University of Central Lancashire
  • RFU-ICISport Qualifications, 2015
  • Sports Therapist, UCLan Physiotherapy Clinic
  • Rehabilitation Pilates Mat 1 Qualified, APPI, 2014
  • Pitch side Sports First Aid with AED Training, React First, 2014

Membership of professional and learned bodies


  • Member of Society of Sports Therapists
  • SEDA

Research activities



  • Interest in Cryotherapy

Teaching activities and responsibilities



  • PU1001 Anatomy
  • PU1006 Prevention of Injuries
  • PU3005 Professional Practice
  • TLC106 Study Skills – Sports Therapy degree (all years).