Nicky Varley

Nicky Varley

Nurse Educator for Children’s Nursing

School of Nursing

Brook Building, BB332

+44 (0) 1772 89 4993

Subject Areas: Health, Nursing and Midwifery, Public Health

Nicky Varley mainly teaches on the Children’s Nursing Pre-registration programme.  Nicky has worked within a Public Health arena as a Health Visitor and has recently worked on the Neo-natal Unit and Children’s A&E as a staff nurse.  Nicky has a special interest in child protection and the importance of the ‘early years’

Nicky began her role here in June 2017.

Full Profile

Nicky is a Nurse Educator and works within the Children’s Nursing team, she teaches on both Pre and Post Registration Nursing courses.  Nicky has worked in the community as a Health Visitor, on the Neo-natal unit at Burnley General Hospital and most recently in A&E at Royal Blackburn Hospital.

Nicky began her role here in June 2017.

  • BA (Hons) Sociology, Birmingham City University, 2000
  • BSc (Hons) Pre-Registration Nursing (Children), University of Central Lancashire, 2013
  • PG Dip Specialist Community Public Health Nurse – Health Visiting, 2014
  • Community Nurse Prescriber - 2014
  • NMC
  • Conference Presentations at: Poster presentation at the CPHVA Conference Manchester

Teaching Activities and Responsibilities

Clinical Skills, small group teaching, supporting delivery of modules on pre-registration nursing degree. Facilitating drop in sessions. Assisting the development of and delivery of post registration workshops and inter-professional teaching