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Biography Registered to the Nursing and Midwifery Council (Adult Nurse; SCPHN; Community Practitioner V100 Nurse Prescriber).

Jayne began her career as a registered Adult Nurse in 1996, before progressing into Midwifery in 1999. Jayne's clinical practice then transitioned to become a Specialist Community Public Health Nurse (Health Visitor) in 2005. Jayne successfully qualified as a Practice Teacher (P.G.C.E.) in 2012.

Jayne has an MSc in Health Studies (Leadership and Education).

Jayne has been a Lecturer in the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Hull since 2017, becoming a Senior Lecturer in 2022. Jayne is also a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

Jayne is the Programme Lead for the Professional Nurse Advocate Programme and is Joint Programme Lead for the MSc Healthcare Leadership (online) Programme.

Jayne is a Fellow of the Institute of Health Visiting and iHV Perinatal Mental Health and Infant Mental Health Champion.

She is actively involved as a steering panel member for the local Schwartz Rounds, which is a forum for healthcare staff to address personal, emotional and social challenges associated with working in Healthcare, and caring for patients.

Jayne works directly with student groups from all levels of academic study alongside external partners to ensure the training and study delivered is of a high standard. Jayne has extensive experience and knowledge of designing, delivering, assessing and evaluating Programmes of study. Jayne is involved in the development and implementation of organisational policies, procedures and guidance, which reflects national standards of practice.

Jayne has worked collaboratively with the Local Authority and Clinical Commissioning Groups to evaluate service provision for vulnerable community groups. This has led to further collaborations and service evaluations within the Acute Trust and within Primary Care settings.
Research Interests Jayne’s research interests are:

Public health
Preconception Care
Perinatal maternal mental health
Infant mental health
Children's Safeguarding
Restorative Clinical Supervision
Leadership, organisational change and workforce development.

Jayne is involved in several research projects and is currently working on one primary research project which provides Restorative Supervision to improve the health and wellbeing of HEI staff.

Jayne is collaborating with University of Hull colleagues and national practice partners, focussing on a primary research project exploring the factors which affect failure to fail in pre-registration nurse education.

Jayne is also a member of a service evaluation team who at this time, are evaluating an assisted technology package which supports people living with Dementia to live independently in their own homes for as long as possible to promote independence, health and wellbeing.
Teaching and Learning 2023 - Present: Programme Lead for the MSc Healthcare Leadership (online) Programme.
2022 - Present: Module Lead for Global perspectives on healthcare policy (online).
2022 - Present: Module Lead for Supporting change, innovation and problem solving (online).
2022 - Present: Module Lead for Promoting Quality and safety in healthcare (online).
2021 - Present: Programme Lead and Module Lead for the Professional Nurse Advocate Programme.
2018 - 2022: Programme Lead for the University Certificate in Health and Social Care Practice Programme.

Jayne supports students and teaches on various Programmes of study:

MSc in Healthcare Leadership (Online) Programme
Professional Nurse Advocate Programme
Professional Paramedic Advocate Programme
Professional Midwifery Advocate Programme
MSc in Health Studies
Specialist Community Public Health Nursing Programme
Postgraduate Certificate in Education
BSc Nursing (Adult) Apprenticeship Programme
BSc Nursing (All fields) Programme
BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science Programme
BSc Midwifery Programme
University Certificate in Health and Social Care Practice Programme
Alternative route into Health and Social Care Practice Programme.