Email: Telephone Number: 0151 231 4503 Room/Location:
Room 3.33, Henry Cotton Building.
Child Nursing Lecturer
Programme Leader - Pre Registration Child Nursing
Kate is a registered nurse (child branch) with BA (Hons) Nursing from Liverpool John Moores University. She is a full time Child Nursing Lecturer and is the Programme Leader for the pre-registration Child Nursing BA/BSc.
She has worked in paediatric orthopaedics and Paediatric Intensive Care Unit both within Alder Hey children’s hospital.
She completed a Masters of Research (Health Sciences) in 2005 also from Liverpool John Moores University, with a particular research interest in ‘Stress and Coping in Student Nurses'.
Kate has also completed the mentors and assessors course and hold a Certificate of Professional Development in Clinical Intensive Care of Children.
Kate completed her Post Graduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education in 2008 and is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
Kate gained a SEDA Award in Action Research (Mentoring in Higher Education) and ILM 3 First Line Management in 2010.
Kate is currently working towards her PhD with a particular interest in the out-of-school lives of physically disabled children and young people.
Recognising Emergencies with Appropriate Critical Treatment (REACT) – Child
Stress and Coping in Student Nurses.
Out-of-school lives of physically disabled children and young people.
Voluntary provision for disabled children and young people.
Royal Liverpool Children's NHS Trust (Alder Hey) Wards:
C2, C3, E2, F2, K1, D1, M1, N1, O1, LDT
Claire House Children's Hospice
Part of Register Field of Practice Part 8 Child Nursing
Registered Teacher NMC
Qualification Type Level
Masters BA (Hons) Nursing (Child) BA Post Graduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education Masters CPD Clinical Intensive Care of Children CPD Mentors and Assessors CPD SEDA Award in Action Research (Mentoring in Higher Education) Passed ILM 3 First Line Management Passed