Kathryn Bond

Kathryn Bond

Lecturer

  • Mary Seacole 3.40
  • T: 0161 295 2527
  • E: k.s.bond@salford.ac.uk

Office Times

Monday 9.00 – 17.00

Tuesday 9.00 – 17.00

Wednesday 9.00 – 17.00

Thursday 9.00 – 17.00

Friday 9.00 – 17.00

Biography

Having worked in different areas of the National Health Service for 12 years.  I have a gained a vast amount of experience in Infant Feeding and Breastfeeding.  My key areas of expertise and working towards achieving the UNICEF Baby Friendly Initiative within the community and hospital setting.  I have also worked within the University to achieve UNICEF Accreditation for the pre-registration and post registration midwifery courses.

Teaching

My role within the University is to deliver Midwifery Education from Level 4 to Level 7 with breastfeeding and clinical skills as specialties.  I am also part of the admissions team recruiting student midwives onto our oversubscribed midwifery courses.

I am currently developing a level 7 module and several independent study days and I am working alongside the Nursing Directorate to incorporate key aspects of basic midwifery with the Student Nurse Programme.

Research Interests

Breastfeeding

UNICEF Baby Friendly Accreditation

Perineal suturing

Public Health

Qualifications and Memberships

Diploma in Midwifery

BSc (Hons) Midwifery

PGCE

Registered Midwife and Practice Educator with NMC

NVQ Assessor and Internal Verifier

MSc Public Health (pending).

Member of the Royal College of Midwives

Publications

Allen D, Bond K and Houghton T (2007) How to retain WBL learners? A case study approach to demonstrate retention strategies used’. – UVAC Annual Conference – Work-based learning. Excellence in Practice

Pending:   Achieving UNICEF Baby Friendly Accreditation within the University of Salford.