Ms. Joycelyn Clarke has been a Registered Nurse/Licensed Midwife for the past forty five (45) years, thirty (30) of which have been in the sphere of Nursing Education. Ms. Clarke was previously employed with the Ministry of Health for over forty (40) years, until the transfer of the Nursing Education Unit and the Schools of Nursing and Midwifery from the Ministry of Health, to the Ministry of Education Tertiary Education Division in 2011.
Her department has oversight for eight (8) Schools in Trinidad – the School of Nursing, Port of Spain, the School of Psychiatric Nursing, St. Ann’s, the School of Nursing, Palms Club, San Fernando, the School of Community Health and Post Basic Nursing Education, Port of Spain, the Nursing Assistant Training School, Port of Spain, the Nursing Assistant Training School, San Fernando, the School of Midwifery, Port of Spain and the School of Midwifery, San Fernando.
Ms. Clarke has a Master’s degree in Education from the University of Sheffield, a BSc in Nursing Education (Honours), a Certificate in Nursing Education (Honours) from The University of West Indies, and a Certificate in Management Studies from The University of the West Indies.
She currently holds the position of Manager, Nursing Education Unit at the Ministry of Education Tertiary Education Division.