. Winnie Chigwedere

Practice Educator

Email address: W.KutsimeChigwedere@wlv.ac.uk Phone number: 01902 . Location: City Campus Faculty: Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing School/Institute: Institute of Health Professions Areas of expertise: .

About

I joined the University of Wolverhampton as Practice Educator on the Trainee Nurse Associate programme in 2017. Prior to this, l accumulated over 10 years’ experience as an adult nurse in various areas: Respiratory, Surgery, Rare Diseases, High Dependency, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine and NHS 111.

My current role requires me to teach clinical skills and support trainee nurse associates through provision of high quality learning experiences. Further responsibilities include facilitating engagement workshops for mentors to support assessments in practice, designing simulation based skills teaching activities and monitoring of training through regular clinical visits and meetings with practice partners/health economies. 

Membership of professional bodies

  • NMC
  • Royal College of Nursing

Qualifications

  • BSc Nursing (2016)
  • DipHE Adult Nurse (2005)

Previous professional experience

  • Bank Staff Nurse Acute Medicine: 2017- current
  • Clinical Advisor: 2016 - 2017
  • Senior Home IV Nurse: 2011 - 2016
  • Staff nurse ICU: 2007 - 2011
  • Staff nurse HDU: 2007
  • Staff nurse Respiratory: 2005 - 2007