Sam Robinson

Sam Robinson

Current roles

  • Lecturer: BA Early Childhood studies Levels 5 and 6.
  • Lecturer: FD Early Childhood Development and Learning.
  • Lecturer: MA Early Childhood Studies.


I have extensive experience of supporting vulnerable, high risk children and families. From this I have developed a passion and strong interest for supporting emotional wellbeing and attachment in the early years. I also have experience working within early years settings. My current research interest is the link between mental health in young children and the pressures of formal schooling.

Current modules taught

  • Language, Learning and Literacy.
  • Multiple Perspectives on Early Learning.
  • Advanced Child Development.
  • Work based Learning: Outdoors Learning.
  • Children as Future Consumers.

Research / scholarly activity

  • First Class BA Hons Degree in Early Childhood Studies.
  • Postgraduate study in Early Childhood Studies.