Jackie Wright

Lecturer/ Module Leader

Faculty of Health Sciences

School of Health and Social Work


01482 464629

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.


Research Interests

  • Safeguarding children and adults training

  • Children's nursing students' experience of their programmes


Programmes taught on (2019)

Modules list

  • Meeting the Acute Health Care Needs of Children

  • Children's Nursing Practice 4, 5, & 6.

  • Meeting the Long Term Health Care Needs of Children

  • Managing Complexity in Practice (Child)

  • Skils for Practice

  • Individual Approaches to Health and Wellbeing

Teaching awards and accolades

  • University of Hull 2007 Lecturer / Practice Educator qualification recorded with the Nursing and Midwifery Council

Professional highlights

Academic qualifications

  • RGN/RSCN, Nursing and Midwifery Council

  • BSc (Hons), University of Hull

  • MSc, University of Hull

Awards and accolades

  • Paper presented at RCN Joint Education Forum’s Conference, ‘Inter-professional education for child branch nursing students in extended schools’ (2008)

  • Lead investigator exploring the ‘Expectations and Experiences of Child Branch Nursing Students at the University of Hull’ (2011)

  • Paper presented at RCN Joint Education Forum Conference,'Expectations and experiences of Child Branch Nursing students’ (February 2010)

  • Research Fellowship with the Faculty of Health and Social Care (February – July 2010)

  • Faculty Fast Track Staff Development Programme (March 2012)

Professional highlights

  • Paper presented at BASCPAN congress, ‘The Impact of Safeguarding Children Training: A Systematic Review of the Literature' (April 2012)