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Clare de Normanville

Clare De Normanville MA, PgD (Dist), RNT, PGCE, RN, FHEA

Principal Lecturer in Adult Nursing


I am involved in supporting the Athena SWAN and Employability agendas in the department. These reflect my teaching and research areas of interest around leadership and workforce development with a focus on creating the conditions for individuals to flourish and reach their full potential. Additionally I am UK Business Development Lead for the Department, actively marketing and promoting our CPD products and services.

  • About

    I have an extensive range of education; project management; research and evaluation skills, and a proven track record in implementing new strategic roles and functions that require substantial culture shift and workforce engagement. For example, I led the Sheffield Hallam University Team who developed the NHS Yorkshire & The Humber Prevention and Lifestyle Behaviour Change Competence Framework for Making Every Contact Count (MECC) that has been widely adopted across the NHS in England.

    I have a varied portfolio of responsibility in the Department, including Business Development; employability, staff engagement, mentorship and staff development. I am also the line manager for our dedicated team of Associate Lecturers.

    My teaching activity is mainly focused on interprofessional education and encompasses both pre & post graduate delivery including dissertation supervision.

  • Teaching

    I am a member of the teaching team for the Undergraduate Interprofessional Education (IPE) Modules. I also teach on the 'Application of Critical Thinking and Reflection in Practice' CPD Module. In addition, I supervise masters dissertation students, and contribute to a number of our CPD courses, particularly around leadership and management; education and research.

  • Research

    I am currently working on a project with Professor Jo Cooke at NIHR CLAHRC Yorkshire and Humber to evaluate the Yorkshire and Humber Clinical Academic Internship for Non-Medical Clinicians, Post Masters Level. I am also part of a University team, evaluating the National Teaching Fellowship Scheme.

  • Publications

    A list of publications is available from the institutional repository, SHURA

    de Normanville, Turner, Ibbotson, & Harrop. (2016). 95 Evaluation of the lung cancer nurse specialist communication workshop. Lung Cancer, 91, S34.

    Magee, L. Roberts, J. Beattie, V. de Normanville, C. and Borthwick, D (2015) Using your voice – how to use your nursing voice at the MDT. Lung Cancer 87 (S1), pS36

    de Normanville, C, Flynn, E. (2014) Capitalisation & Trading Challenges for Emergent Social Care Co-operatives in the UK: A Case Study. Co-operatives in local and regional development. International Co-operative Alliance Research Conference. Pula, Croatia.

  • Other activities

    Steering Group member for the NHS Athena SWAN Project at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals

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