Mrs Rebecca Reynolds

Mrs Rebecca Reynolds

Lecturer in Children's Nursing (Education)

School of Nursing and Midwifery (Faculty of Health)




2021 MSc Advance professional Practice (Nursing and Midwifery)
2017 Post graduate certificate in academic practice.
2011 BSc (Hons) Specialist community public health nurse (Heath Visitor) 
2010 BSc Nursing. 
2005 DipHe– Nursing (Child). University Of Plymouth

Professional membership

Registered Specialist Community Public Health Nurse.
Registered Nurse – Children
Registered Nurse Teacher
HEA Fellow 

Roles on external bodies

Institute of Health visiting Perinatal Mental health Champion Trainer and part of the South West Institute of Health visiting Perinatal and Infant mental health Champion Forum
External Examiner for Bournemouth university 


Teaching interests

Module lead for:
• NRS503 Promoting health and preventing ill health
• CHN602/702 Care of the child and family in the community
• APP 727/HEAC385 Children and young people with mental health needs


Research interests

Part of the Fit4CYP project looking at the impact of the NMC standard on Childrens nursing
Health promotion practice of student nurses 

Grants & contracts

Awarded the CPHVA McQueen bursary for research project ‘Evaluation of an innovative pilot public health learning intervention based in the community setting.’ 


Key publications

Key publications are highlighted

Carter, R and Reynolds, R (2020) ‘A Pioneering Placement’ Community Practitioner93 (2) pp32-33

Reynolds R (2020) 'A Pioneering Placement' Community Practitioner 93, (2) 32-32 Publisher Site Open access
Reynolds R & Neill S 'Student-led health promotion toolkit: a practice development project' Primary Health Care Open access
Conference Papers

Team and group work assessment conference presentation. ‘Peer assessment’

SW Paediatric student conference presentation. ‘Holistic assessment of the child session’

Plymouth Public Health conference workshop ‘Infant sleep and parental mental health’