My role is Senior Lecturer for the Non Medical Prescribing programmes where I am responsible for the Pharmacists Clinical Skills Development and Work Based Learning for all students on the NMP programmes. I have taught on the NMP modules for the past sixteen years.
I have current professional registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council and I am a member of the Royal College of Nursing, registered with the NMC and a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. I maintain my competency as a qualified Registered Nurse (RN) and Non Medical Prescriber (NMP) with clinical practice sessions at a Walk In Centre.
Qualifications and memberships
MEd Professional Development, University of Bolton.
PGCEL, (NMC Lecturer status), University of Bolton.
Independent and Supplementary Prescriber, University of Bolton.
BSc Hons, Community Specialist Practitioner General Practice Nursing, Manchester University.
Registered Nurse, Manchester University.
District Enrolled Nurse, Manchester Polytechnic.
State Enrolled Nurse. Manchester Royal Infirmary.
Active registration with both the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC)and the Royal College of Nursing (RCN)
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
Academic and research interests
My main areas of interest include all aspects of NMP, Primary Care and developing clinical skills.
Recent external roles
External Examiner Roles:
2011-2015 University of Lincoln: NMP programmes
2014- 2018 University of Dundee: NMP programmes and Clinical Examination Skills