Meet the Team

Meet the Team


You will be taught by our highly qualified and inspirational teachers who bring a wealth of industry experience. They make time in the classroom compelling, and above all, time well spent.

Teaching Staff - Melanie Bourke


Melanie  Bourke

Melanie originally came to MK College as a student to study A Level Law, English and Psychology and progressed onto university to complete a Law degree. Melanie has since returned to the College to teach A Level Law as she enjoyed it so much as a student. She was always impressed by the strong learning atmosphere and the inspiring teachers at the College. 

Teaching Staff - Duncan Lovell

Deputy Director, Teaching and Learning

Duncan  Lovell

Duncan has an LLB Law, an MA European Studies with Distinction and a PGCE. He has worked at Milton Keynes College since 1995. His specialist subjects are History and Law. Duncan also teaches on one of the College's teacher training programmes and has a cross-college role developing teachers' skills. He is extremely proud of the achievements of his students and is dedicated to helping them succeed.

Teaching Staff - Rachael Stevens

Programme Manager

Rachael Stevens

Rachael has a BSc Psychology from Nottingham Trent University and initially worked as a volunteer for a local charity, Climb Your Mountain. Rachael started teaching A Levels at the College on a part-time basis, whilst simultaneously studying for a PGCE qualification and now teaches GCSE, A Level and Access Psychology. Rachael is passionate about teaching Psychology to students as she finds each day is different, each student has a different point of view and a different goal they would like to achieve.