Susannah P

Susannah Pomeroy: Acting Nursing Manager – RGN RSCN DiP Nursing Studies. BSc (Hons) Child Health

Susannah deals with all referrals from professionals and direct requests from families for support with their children’s nursing needs. Susannah’s relationship will continue with the family for the whole time they use James Hopkins Trust, this allows the family to provide feedback about our services.  Susannah will also support and advocate for the family during difficult times to ensure they are signposted to support available to them.

Alison M

Alison Miller: Nursing Administrator

Alison has worked for James Hopkins Trust for over 14 years as a Respite Nurse and Nursing Manager. After her retirement Alison returned and now provides valuable admin support to the team. Alison also liaises with Social Services and NHS Care Services to ensure the smooth running of funding payments for our children over the age of six.

Pam A

Pam Atanga: Governance Support Assistant – RN (Child) BSc (Hons) Nursing Studies

Pam is an experienced paediatric nurse that enables her to support the management team with regulatory governance issues to ensure we provide safe and appropriate care.

Michele Shepherd

Michele Shepherd: Senior Nurse – RN (Child) DiP HE Children’s Nursing

Working alongside her colleagues Jane and Rachael, Michele is responsible for the handover of care from parent to nurse as well as checking all medication used by the children and ensuring it is recorded and stored safely. Due to the nature of the environment we work in they are responsible for Infection control at Kites Corner.

Rachael Nicholl

Rachael Nicholl: Senior Nurse –  RN (Child) DiP HE Children’s Nursing

Working alongside her colleagues Michele and Jane, Rachael is responsible for the handover of care from parent to nurse as well as checking all medication used by the children and ensuring it is recorded and stored safely. Due to the nature of the environment we work in they are responsible for Infection control at Kites Corner.

Jo Bowden

Joanne Bowden: Play Leader – NVQ Level 3  Diploma in childcare 

Jo is responsible for ensuring all play is accessible to the children we support, making Kites Corner a home from home for many of the children. Daily respite sessions, school holiday respite and drop in mornings for families and siblings, are all organised by Jo. This ensures that friendships develop between families and there are lots of happy memories made.Jo also participates in the overseeing of volunteers and work experience students in the play areas.