Tony Chambers

Practice Learning Educator and Mobility and Placement Coordinator SHSW

Faculty of Health Sciences

+44 (0) 1482 464524

Tony completed his Diploma in Higher Education in Nursing in 2003, qualifying as a Registered General Nurse.

He initially worked on respiratory and gastro medical wards before making a change into community nursing.

Shortly after joining a community team, he returned to the University of Hull to achieve his BSc in Community Nursing and subsequently obtained a position as a band 6 District Nurse within a very busy and deprived urban area.

Tony has always had a passion for teaching and education and achieved his mentorship qualification in 2005. In 2011, Tony successfully obtained his Postgraduate Certificate in Practice Teaching.


Research Interests

  • Mentorship
  • Practice-based assessment


Chambers, A, Smith, D, Billingham, L (2017) 'Implementing a mentor support system for general practice nurse mentors'. Primary Health Care. 27(2), 21-25.



Programmes taught on (2019)

Modules list

  • Key Skills for Non-registered Healthcare Practitioners

Teaching awards and accolades

Tony has enrolled on the Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice programme and is looking to complete his academic teaching qualification in the near future.


Professional highlights

Academic qualifications

  • BSc (Hons)
  • Dip HE Adult Nursing