James Paget University NHS FT , head of education and practice development
Sharon is a senior nurse with a passion for excellence and standards. Her professional experience has enabled her to develop a sound knowledge of educational commission, policy development, leadership and planning. Sharon’s aim is to always make a difference to the patient experience. Sharon started her career in an acute hospital, working in surgical/medical. Over the years she spent time working in infection control and women’s health but was always drawn to Education roles. In Sharon’s current role she has developed many initiatives such as the James Paget Healthcare Academy, Scholarship Scheme and heavily involved with leading on new initiatives to encourage and support individuals into healthcare and ongoing careers. Sharon was awarded a silver badge of nursing excellence from the Chief Nursing Officer 2019, in recognition of this work.