Sara started her career as a newly qualified community staff nurse in Leeds Community Healthcare trust, where her passion for community care and palliative care developed. She moved to Warrington in 2007 to continue her career in community nursing and in 2010 gained her BSC Hons Specialist Practitioner Qualification. Sara has worked across 4 geographical areas of Warrington leading the district nursing teams including the out of hours service.
Sara continued her passion for community nursing leading the development of integrated community teams. Providing clinical leadership to inter-disciplinary teams across organisational boundaries to deliver a new model of care for adults in Warrington.
Most recently in response to the pandemic her post as on-site contact for community services involved developing relationships with partners across community and acute settings. During the last 18 months Sara has implemented new pathways of care to support safe and timely discharges. In 2020 Sara was proud to be awarded the Queens Nurse title; which demonstrates a high level of commitment to patient centred values and continually improving practice.
Sara has significant knowledge, experience and ability to respond to challenges across both health and social care, working collaboratively with stakeholders and partners to understand and deliver on system priorities. A compassionate leader with high resilience and commitment to support people in developing and growing as part of high performing teams.