I am the Library co-ordinator at the Saint David's Park Library, Carmarthen and I support the College of Human and Health Sciences students studying at the SDP campus. I provide support and training to staff and students on subjects including effective use of online databases, finding and using data and statistics, social media and managing your online presence and referencing skills. I was awarded the SALT Excellence in Student Support Award 2015, and shortlisted at the Welsh Librarian of the Year Awards 2014.

Areas of Expertise

  • APA referencing
  • Literature searching
  • E-Learning
  • Collection Management
  • Research skills training
  • Social Media
  • Cataloguing
  • Reading list management

Teaching

  • SHG367 Return to Practice

    The module is intended to allow nurses to study the theoretical and practical aspects of the contemporary role of the nurse. Students will learn how the structure of NHS settings has changed in the last few years to make it easier for health care professionals, and in particular nurses, to deliver continuously high standards of care. This module is suitable for: ¿ Qualified nurses and health visitors (HVs)whose registration has lapsed to return to practice in line with the PREP Standards (NMC, 2011) ¿ Qualified nurses whose registration is subject to sanctions imposed by the NMC and are required by the NMC to undertake the return to practice programme. (The Nursing and Midwifery Order, 2001) ¿ EU & EEA qualified nurses to register in the UK in line with Registering as a nurse or midwife in the UK (NMC, 2011). ¿ Registered nurses / HVs seeking to update and refresh their skills and knowledge. ¿ Registered nurses / HVs identified by their employer as requiring an update to refresh their skills and knowledge.