Clinical Skills Tutor within the College. I have previous experience as a Clinical Skills Tutor for postgraduate and undergraduate Medical Students. I am a Registered Nurse with over 20 years’ experience. In the main, in acute medicine including Neurology and Nephrology. I have worked on numerous Leadership and Management projects in the Staffordshire hospitals.

Teaching

  • SHG3078 Physical Health Issues in Adult Mental Health Practice

    The aim of the module is to equip health and social care professionals to respond to the physical health needs of adults with mental health problems, as this client group has high levels of morbidity and mortality. The module aims to better equip staff to work between primary and secondary care to ensure that the range of health needs are met. During the module there will be opportunities for staff to develop physical healthcare assessment skills and engage in health promotion strategies. The module may be taken as a stand-alone module or as part of the BSc Mental Disorder pathway.

  • SHGM12 Physical Health Issues in Adult Mental Health Practice

    The aim of the module is to equip health and social care professionals to respond to the physical health needs of adults with mental health problems, as this client group has high levels of morbidity and mortality. The module aims to better equip staff to work between primary and secondary care to ensure that the range of health needs are met. During the module there will be opportunities for staff to develop physical healthcare assessment skills and engage in health promotion strategies.

  • SHHM13 Advanced Practice: Management and Leadership

    This module provides students with the opportunity to critically examine their role in relation to management and leadership issues. The focus will be on providing the student with knowledge and skills to enhance their practice.

  • SHN126 Learning to Learn in Higher Education and Clinical Practice

    This module aims to prepare students to study effectively in Higher Education and in the clinical setting. Completion of the module will empower the student to participate effectively in acquiring knowledge through a variety of learning strategies enabling progression towards becoming an independent learner in both academic and clinical settings.

Administrative Responsibilities

  • Manual Handling Co-ordinator - College of Human and Health Sciences

    2015 - Present

  • Studying for MA Education for Health Professionals

    2014 - Present

Career History

Start Date End Date Position Held Location
2013 2015 Clinical Skills Tutor - Medical Students Cardiff
2011 2013 Ward Sister – Acute Medical Unit / A&E Mid Staffordshire