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PROFESSOR SAUL BECKER (FALCON 71-77)

Professor Saul Becker (Falcon 1971-77) is Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Head of College of Social Sciences at the University of Birmingham and Professor of Social Policy and Social Work.

Saul has previously held Chairs at Loughborough, Birmingham and Nottingham Universities and was Head of the School of Sociology and Social Policy at Nottingham for nearly five years, where he was also Faculty Director of Research for the Social Sciences and Assistant Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Internationalisation. He was the Chairperson of the UK Social Policy Association for four years and is is renowned internationally for his pioneering research and work on young carers (children and young adults who provide care for other family members).

Saul is also a Fellow of the UK’s Academy of Social Sciences and of the Royal Society of Arts. He is a member of the REF2014 Sub-panel 22 for Social Work and Social Policy and is the Founding Series Editor for the Policy Press ‘Understanding Welfare’ book series. Saul is also a qualified and Registered Social Worker.


Remembrance Day at Rossall School (1918-2018): Taking risks and tackling self-doubt
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Remembrance Day at Rossall School (1918-2018): Taking risks and tackling self-doubt

Chairman of Governors, Chris Holt, and President of the Old Rossallians, Graeme Marrs, present wreaths in memory of the almost 300 old boys who fell during the First World War...

Celebrating the opening of the new Performing Arts Studio
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Celebrating the opening of the new Performing Arts Studio

We officially opened the Performing Arts Studio this week, providing a vital new theatre venue and rehearsal space to support the arts in the School and across the local community....

Family Carol Service
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Family Carol Service

Sunday 9th December 2018 at 5.00pm   The Chapel of St John the Baptist, Rossall School Refreshments will be served in the Dining Hall following the service. Click here to...