Mrs Sharon Jones
Deputy Head of School
School of Nursing and Midwifery (Faculty of Health)
My nursing background is within Acute Trauma Orthopaedics, although I have experience in many other settings. These include elective orthopaedics, general surgery, urology, vascular surgery, community hospital nursing & medical nursing.
I became involved with teaching through clinical practice, I was the Clinical Orthopaedic Practice Development Sister and implemented the Orthopaedic Partnership Modules between the Orthopaedic Directorate and the University of Plymouth.
Nursing & Midwifery Council
Royal College of Nursing
My main teaching interests are with Acute Care in Adult Nursing; Tissue Viability; Clinical Skills; Mentorship.
However, I have many other interests that focus on contemporary nursing issues, such as Leadership in practice & delivery of healthcare in a changing society
Staff serving as external examiners
I am currently an External Examiner with John Moores University, Liverpool for Return to Nursing programme and a rnage of modules within the BSc (Hons) Nursing programme
Learning in Practice Environments
Key publications are highlightedJournals
- Student midwives’ perception of the growth assessment protocol (GAP): Preparation for clinical practice
- JournalNurse Education in Practice
- Publication dateMar 2020