Mrs Adwoa Ayensu


I am a qualified Registered Nurse and Specialist Community Public Health Nurse (Health Visiting) with eighteen years of community public health experience. I am an experienced clinician having worked extensively with vulnerable communities, families and individuals with promoting public health and safeguarding at the heart of my practice. I am also sexual health and contraception trained and ran family planning clinics for several years.

As a health visitor practice educator, I developed a specialist interest in teaching and mentoring undergraduate and post qualifying students as well as the wider qualified and skill mix team. I am an NMC registered Nurse Teacher (PGCE Practice Education) and have an MA in Health Promotion and Health Education with a special interest in community and global health.

Academic responsibilities

Senior Lecturer in Primary Health Care/Community Nursing


  • MA Health Promotion and Health Education
  • PCGE Practice Education (NMC Practice Teacher)
  • M LEVEL Enabling practice development through supervision and practice teaching.
  • Nurse Prescriber
  • BSc (Hons) Specialist Community Public Health Nursing
  • CPPD in Foundations of family planning and reproductive sexual health care
  • ENB 998 Teaching and Assessing in Clinical Practice
  • BSc (Hons) Nursing Studies

Teaching and learning

Undergraduate courses taught

Postgraduate courses taught