Mrs Sharon Jones
Profiles

Mrs Sharon Jones

Deputy Head of School

School of Nursing and Midwifery (Faculty of Health)

Qualifications


MSc Healthcare & Educational Practice; Learning and Teaching in Higher Education; PGCE; BSc (Hons) Health Studies; Registered Nurse; Diploma Orthopaedic Nursing, EN(G)

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.

Professional membership

Nursing & Midwifery Council

Royal College of Nursing

HEA Fellow

Teaching interests

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

Research interests

Learning in Practice Environments

Key publications

Key publications are highlighted

Journals

Articles
Lawes R & Jones S 2020 'Student midwives’ perception of the growth assessment protocol (GAP): Preparation for clinical practice' Nurse Education in Practice 44, 102756-102756 , DOI
Chapters
Jones S 2009 'Blood Pressure' in Glasper A; McEwing G; Richardson J Foundation Skills for Caring Hampshire Palgrave Macmillan 164-171
Bloxham N, Jones S & McEwing G 2009 'Oxygen therapy and suction' in Glasper A; McEwing G; Richardson J Foundation Skills for Caring Hampshire Palgrave Macmillan 370-382
Jones S 2009 'Pulse Oximetry' in Glasper A; McEwing G; Richardson J Foundation Skills for Caring Hampshire Palgrave Macmillan 172-179