David Wright

Lecturer in Children's Nursing / Admissions Tutor

Faculty of Health Sciences


01482 463152

David is a registered nurse, qualified in both adult and child nursing, who joined the University's child nursing team in 2017.

His clinical background includes adult surgery, paediatric general medicine, paediatric oncology and paediatric nephrology.

David has worked in a number of academic institutions delivering both pre and post registration education to nurses and other healthcare workers but primarily children's nurses.


Research Interests

  • Child health and children's nursing


Programmes taught on (2019)

Modules list

  • Skills for Practice

  • Essentials of Professional Practice

  • Foundations of Children's Nursing

  • Meeting the Acute Healthcare Needs of Children

  • Meeting the Longer Term Health Care Needs of Children

  • Safe and Competent Nursing

  • Aspects of Child and Family Health

  • Promoting Health and Well-Being in Children and Young People

Teaching awards and accolades

  • Postgraduate Certificate in the Education of Adults (PGCEA)

  • Registered Nurse Teacher

  • HEA Member

Professional highlights

Academic qualifications

  • BA, University of Sheffield

  • MSc, Anglia Ruskin University

External roles

  • External Examiner - Diploma/BSc/BSc (Hons) in Health Care Practice, Kingston University/St Georges University of London

Awards and accolades

  • Registered Nurse (Adult)

  • Registered Nurse (Child)