School of Medical Education

Staff Profile

Helen Maitland

Senior Pastoral Tutor (MBBS)



My role is to provide pastoral support to students registered on the MBBS programme, to manage the personal tutor system for this programme, and to provide study skills advice to undergraduate students across the Faculty of Medical Sciences.  I have a particular interest in supporting students with Specific Learning Difficulties. 


BA Hons Sociology and Education
Post-graduate Diploma in Management Studies
Post-graduate Diploma in Teaching Learners with Specific Learning Difficulties.
CACDP Level 1 British Sign Language


Associate Member of the British Dyslexia Association (AMBDA)
Member of National Association of Disability Practitioners (NADP)
Member of Association of Dyslexia Specialists in Higher Education (ADSHE)