David Taylor

School of Health and Social Care
 David Taylor



Dave is a registered Adult Nurse, and is the Apprentice Nursing Associate [ANA] Programme Lead across the Colchester and Southend campuses. He joined the University of Essex nursing team in February 2023, having worked for a local healthcare Trust since qualifying in 2016. His clinical background is mainly within Cardiology and as well as working as part of a practice-based Education Team. Prior to nursing, Dave gained experience in a variety of roles in community healthcare services across public health, health promotion, and health & wellbeing.


  • MSc Adult Nursing University of Essex, (2016)

  • MSc Cardiac Rehabilitation University of Essex, (2010)

  • BSc Sports & Exercise Science University of Essex, (2009)


University of Essex

  • Lecturer in Nursing (Adult) & Apprentice Nursing Associate [ANA] Programme Lead, School of Health and Social Care, University of Essex (27/2/2023 - present)

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Person-Centred Care 1 (HS184)

  • Person-Centred Care 1 (HS221)

  • The Autonomous Practitioner - Adult Nursing (HS198)

  • Study and Lifelong Learning (HS700)


Journal articles (1)

Taylor, D., Archer, L., Wortley, J., Tether-Temple, L., Theadom, G., Hurst, T. and Street, T., A traditional cardiac rehabilitation approach to community heart failure and angina rehabilitation. The Online Journal of Clinical Audits [now obsolete]. 4 (4)



Colchester Campus