Catherine Croughan

Lecturer/Module Leader

Office Times

9.00am - 5.00pm (but can be variable due to work commitments. Advisable to email prior if possible for appointments)


November 2013-to date

FT Lecturer in Adult Nursing University of Salford-School of Nursing,Midwifery,Social Work and Social Sciences


University of Bolton PT  hourly paid Lecturer – Faculty of Health&Social Care


Royal Bolton Hospital Foundation Trust

Band 7 Practice Education Facilitator

December 2012 - April 2013

FT Ward Manager-Winter Ward - Acute Adult Care & Re enablement Division

2003 - 2013  

Royal Bolton Hospital Foundation Trust

Band 6 Deputy Ward Manager-Medicine & Emergency Care 


PGCERT/PGCAP qualification

Member of the HEA academy as a fellow

Involved in 3 Modules/Team (MPHAL,RT,PPP)with very active involvement in each and have established good working relationships within each module

Contributed to Year 1 clinical skills/simulation activities to support other Module staff alongside Moving and Handling team for Bsc and MA programmes

Competent with LASU,Turnitin,Blackboard

Personal Tutor for March 14/march 15 cohort incorporating guidance, individual support, academic and group support ( incorporating ad hoc academic sessions according to group need)

ULL role for Royal Oldham Hospital with an increase recently of 6 placement areas. Actively involved with support and guidance of the student experience

Involved in informal peer assessment of teaching of self and colleagues and module team meetings have allowed for feedback of same. Am now fully engaged with individual lead for workshops/seminar groups

Research Interests

Near completion of MSc in Nursing Education Feb 2016

Interests in professional practice and nursing role transition and role development 

Qualifications and Memberships


Personal Tutor of the Year at University of Salford 2015