Jackie is a registered children's nurse who worked across the NHS in both the acute and community sectors before joining the University in 2002.
She became a specialist practitioner (child) in 2000 and completed an MSc Health Professional Studies (Lecturer) in 2007.
Jackie works with local organisations in ensuring that pre-registration ODP, midwifery and nursing students are prepared in safeguarding children and adults.
She has an interest in the acquisition of clinical skills by student children's nurses, and the challenges that presents. Jackie also takes the lead in simulated practice within the BSc Nursing (Child) programme.