Head of Placement and Student Support,
Lancashire Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Kate qualified as a nurse in 1996 and specialised in Urology, she then became a Clinical Nurse Specialist before moving into education 15 years ago. During this time she completed a Masters in Clinical Education and gained a PGCE. In 2008 she took up the post within Lancashire Teaching Hospitals and in partnership with the University of Bolton developed the first fee paying nursing degree programme. She is now supporting the organisation with the development of new Clinical roles and hopes to enhance this work further with the roll out of apprenticeships.