Gayle Garland


Gayle’s nursing career originated in Canada and expanded to include clinical nursing, management and educational roles in California before coming to the UK. She brings experiences of working within a wide variety of public and private health systems and is particularly interested in front line leadership and its impact on patient care.


  • Academic Unit Director, Adult, Child and Mental Health Nursing


  • RN, BN, Msc Nursing

Student education

I teach across the undergraduate nursing programmes, including working with students undertaking the apprenticeship programme in nursing.  I also work with our post graduate taught students, particularly focused on leadership development and supervising dissertations.