Wide range of clinical skills and training for support workers including tracheostomy care, suctioning, oxygen therapy and respiratory support, epilepsy awareness and administration of buccal midazolam, gastrostomy and enteral feeding.
Experienced in assessment, planning and implementation of new packages and management of established packages of care for children and young people with complex medical needs.
BSc (Hons) Children’s Nursing 2004
Regularly attends courses relevant to field of practice
Registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council.
Registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency.
Member of the Royal College of Nursing.
Career to date
School Nurse – Overseeing the clinical needs of the young people within a school for children with complex disabilities.
Nurse Unit Manager – management of a paediatric ward in Sydney, Australia, caring for children undergoing general elective surgery as well as specialist neuro-surgical, orthopaedic and urological procedures.
Early career spent in acute NHS roles within paediatric services, including accident and emergency, general medicine and surgery.