Mr Paul Reynolds

Senior Lecturer Health Visiting

Email address: Phone number: 01902 518653 Location: Wolverhampton Campus Faculty: Faculty of Education Health and Wellbeing School/Institute: Institute of Health Areas of expertise: Child Health / Child Protection and Public Health


An experienced nurse; health visitor; community practice teacher who commenced lecturing at the University of Wolverhampton on a part time basis September 2005 and became the full time Senior Lecturer Pathway lead for Health Visiting in April 2006. The Specialist Community Public Health Nursing programme has been validated both at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The SCPHN course is one of the most well attended courses in the country and draws its students from across the entire Midlands area and is highly regarded by the sponsoring trusts.

Membership of professional bodies

  • United Kingdom Standing Conference for Health visiting Lecturers
  • Nursing and Midwifery Council Professional Register


  • MA (Education)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Education University of Wolverhampton
  • BSc(Hons) Health Studies, University of Wolverhampton, 2:1



  • Muir, F & Reynolds, P in Thornbory, G (ed) (2009) Theoretical perspectives of healthvisiting in the 21st century. Public Health Nursing: A Handbook for Health Visitors, School Nurses and Occupational Health Nurses. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell.
  • Muir, F & Reynolds, P in Thornbory, G (ed) (2009)Health visiting in practice: a public health approach.Public Health Nursing: A Handbook for Health Visitors, School Nurses and Occupational Health Nurses. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell.
  • Brown, M and Reynolds, P (2014) Health Visitors perceptions of CBT; Oct, Community Practitioner

Conference Presentations

  • West Midlands Conference SHA & Department of Health “Health visiting : NHS West Midlands” 2008   - “Training a fit forpurpose workforce. The role of the Higher Education institutions”
  • Warwickshire NHS Trust “ Health Visiting: Facing the future”  Conference 2008 “Health Visiting-The Way Forward.”
  • South Staffordshire NHS Trust  “Master Class” Conference 2009 “ Educating for the Future”
  • Warwickshire NHS Trust Conference 2010. “ Health Visiting Master Class”

Previous professional experience

  • Senior External Examiner University of West Scotland
  • Visiting Lecturer University of Wolverhampton
  • Nurse Prescriber Stafford University
  • Team leader, Health Visitor and Community Practice Teacher.
  • Salters Meadow Health Centre, Burntwood, Lichfield & Tamworth PCT
  • Community practice teacher
  • Professional Executive Nurse Board member, Burntwood, Lichfield and Tamworth Primary Care Group
  • Health Visitor, Glascote Health Centre, Tamworth, Premier Health

Further information

External Examiner Manchester Met University, September 2013 - Present