Head of Widening Participation and Apprenticeships,
Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Jackie trained as an adult nurse in April 1999. Her nursing background was in Accident and Emergency where she worked for 9 years. Jackie has also studied Forensics completing her Forensic Physicians course in 2007. Prior to becoming a nurse Jackie was a swimming teacher so a natural progression in her nursing career was into education. Jackie became a Clinical educator in 2008 and gaining her postgrad diploma in Clinical education in 2012. Jackie has written several access programmes some of which have won National awards and been published as examples of best practice with HEE and GMC. In the near future Jackie will be developing and expanding apprenticeship programmes across Lancashire NHS.