Samantha Elcombe

Contact Details

Room Number: UC310 

Email Address:

Telephone: 01254 292821


MA in Education

PGCE in Lifelong Learning

BA in Early Childhood Studies

Early Years Professional Status

Level 3 Forest School Leader

Recent Research Projects

Outreach within Higher Education

Forest School

Teaching and Professional Activities

Forrest School sessions with students within UCBC

Newly revalidated FdA Early Childhood Studies and newly validated BA (Hons) in Early Childhood Studies to start in September 2019

Modules I will be leading and teaching on are:

Preparation for Research (Level 4),

Play and Creativity (Level 4)

Keeping Children Safe (Level 5)

Creativity in the Early Years (Level 5)

Research Supervision (Level 5)

Research Project (Level 5)

Dissertation Supervision (Level 6)

Creativity in the Early Years (Level 6)

Academic Tutorials

Pastoral Tutorials

Recent Publications & Other Research Outputs

Currently in the process of looking at; How does the combined Forest School and Mindfulness base education programs impact upon the Well-Being and Social and Emotional Competence of early year’s practitioners and young children?

Teaching Programmes

FdA Early Childhood Studies

BA (Hons) Early Childhood Studies

PGCE Teaching Mentor