Staff profile

Victoria Sweetmore

Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing


I have been a Lecturer at the University of Derby since the beginning of 2018. I am based at St Helena in Chesterfield.

Teaching responsibilities

I act as a personal academic tutor across all stages and primarily teach on stage 2 of the programme.

Membership of professional bodies


Experience in industry

I qualified as a registered Mental Health Nurse in 2009. During my career, I have worked in acute inpatient services; as a community psychiatric nurse for an older adult service; in crisis and liaison psychiatry services; and as a ward manager on an older adult functional acute ward.

Mental health in scrabble letters

Victoria Sweetmore at the University of Derby, discusses the importance of promoting the mental wellbeing of people who work and study in Higher Education.