Guest post: DigiLearn – Impact machine: measuring student social impact through volunteering

Author: Ali Melling – Project Manager Volunteering Section (School of Social Work, Care & Community The Centre for Volunteering and Community Leadership (CVCL), based within the Faculty of Health and Well-Being at the University of Central Lancashire, exists to co-create socially just positive change, through peer to peer knowledge exchange. Read more…

Guest post – DigiLearn: UCLan Midwifery – preparing our students for the modern workplace

Author: Neesha Ridley – Senior Lecturer (School of Community Health and Midwifery) The Royal College of Nursing (2018) recognise the change in the role of the nurse and midwife over recent years. Within health care, data and technology has become central to the work of nurses and midwives, where most students and staff already document Read more…

Guest post – DigiLearn: Floating heads: Video-calling Occupational Therapists in practice from UCLAN

Author: Samantha Pywell – Practice Learning Support Tutor (Faculty of Health and Wellbeing) As a community Occupational Therapist in the NHS, both myself and colleagues would have loved a way to connect more with local universities to contribute knowledge and skills.  At the time, I was doing a part time MSc whilst working and loved Read more…