Rob Waterson
Rob Waterson
Director of careers and enterprise
University of East London

Rob Waterson joined the University of East London as the Director of Careers and Enterprise for the School of Health, Sport and Bioscience. Previously in the London regional team of Health Education England where he was the Nursing and Midwifery Programme Manager. In this role he oversaw the development of the nursing associate role across London. Rob has a wealth of experience in vocational learning having previously been the business manager and lead for apprentices at the Institute of Vocational Learning at LSBU. Rob is currently undertaking his Professional Doctorate in Education exploring how work-based learning can influence and impact on workforce transformation with a keen interest on the deployment of new roles. Rob has been part of trailblazer groups developing the Nursing Associate role, both regionally and nationally. Rob also has significant experience involving workforce development and transformation and involves navigating a complex and politically sensitive area of work.