Karen Scott Mansfield


School of Community Health and Midwifery

+44 (0) 1772 89 3791

Full Profile


  • 1994 BSc (Hons) Nursing Studies
  • 2000 PGCE Snr School Science ( 11-18)

Membership of Professional and Learned Bodies

  • 1982 State Registered Nurse
  • 1986 ENB 941 Care of Older People
  • 1988 ENB 998 Clinical Teaching and Assessing

Teaching Activities and Responsibilities

  • Lecturer BSc Health and Social Care
  • Foundation Degree in Health and Social Care
  • Lecturer Foundation Degree in Health and Social Care (Assistant Practitioner Pathway) Lecturer
  • Foundation Entry Health and Social Care

Research Grants

  • 1987: Sovereign Award of £500 for a piece of comparative research into length of post-operative stay and readmission rates for hip replacements.


  • National Chairperson RCN Special Interest Group for Day Hospital Nurses. 1994-97

  • I set up the group and networked throughout UK. Organised 2 national conferences and spoke at RCN ACE conference at Lancaster University.

  • Facilitated Managing Change in Clinical Practice study day at UCLan 1993.

  • 1992-3 Seconded to NWRHA to teach and facilitate multi-professional

  • Continuous quality improvement through standard setting, risk management and audit.

Previous Experience

  • 2003-2014: Student Manager/ Senior Tutor/Teacher of Health, Social Care and Early Years at Bolton SFC

  • 2000-2003: Teacher of Health, Social Care and Early Years, Physical Education, Food Technology and Biology at Cardinal Newman RC SFC, Preston

  • 1999-2000: PGCE student Edgehill University

  • 1997-1999: Matron/ Manager/ Registration holder Independent Sector Nursing Home

  • 1994-1997: Chorley and South Ribble NHS Trust

  • Various: Out Patient Medical Record Manager

  • Acute/rehabilitative Medical Service Manager

  • Commissioning Nurse for DGH development.

  • 1993-1994: Clinical Nurse Manager Elderly Rehabilitation/Long term Care/ Day hospital Services, South Manchester Hospitals NHS Trust

  • 1989-1993: Clinical Nurse Manager Acute Medicine/Elderly Services, Bolton Hospital NHS Trust

  • 1988-1989 Day Hospital/YDU Manager Blackpool and Fylde NHS Trust

  • 1986-1988 Ward Manager Elderly Orthopaedic/medical Rehabilitation Ward

  • 1983-1986 Staff Nurse Various specialities: Medicine, ENT, Dermatology, and Paediatrics.