Ms Andrea-Lorien Stebbings

Ms Andrea-Lorien Stebbings

Lecturer in Midwifery

School of Nursing and Midwifery (Faculty of Health: Medicine, Dentistry and Human Sciences)


  • Midwifery lecturer
  • Link lecturer - Northern Devon Healthcare Trust - Maternity (Acute and Community)
  • Module Lead MID 327 Professional Practice in Midwifery
  • Module Lead APP741 A-EQUIP
  • Module Lead HEAD306 Family Planning


2014 Expert witness Certificate - Cardiff University and Bond Solon
2011 Recordable teacher - Nursing and Midwifery Council
2005 Masters in Arts Midwifery practice - Thames Valley University
1999 Instructor Advance Life Support in Obstetrics
1999 Supervisor of Midwives University west of England
1999 Management Certificate NEBS
1998 Baby Massage Teacher Training Active Birth Centre
1996 BSc (hons) Midwifery
1993 Registered Nurse NSW Australia
1992 Registered General Nurse Kingston College

Professional membership

Royal College of Midwives
Royal College of Nursing
Association for Improvement in Maternity Services
Association of Radical Midwives
Baby Milk Action

Roles on external bodies

2019- present
Midwifery Forum Committee Member - Royal College of Nursing

2009 - 2017
Registrant Panellist Fitness to Practise - Nursing and Midwifery Council

2010 - present

Expert witness (Midwifery)
Defence and Claimant cases


Advisory Faculty ALSO (UK) - Advanced Life Support Obstetrics

1999- 2017

Supervisor of Midwives - South West Local Supervising Authority

Teaching interests

Interprofessional communication

Maternity emergency management (skills and human factors)
Professional regulation
Sustainablility in workforce development
Midwifery Practice
Impact of scrutiny on the professions