Jill spent 12 years in small animal practice as a head nurse and VN assessor. She then moved on to the University of Liverpool to setup, deliver and tutor online modules for the Certificate in Advanced Veterinary Practice and an online masters level module for veterinary nurses, as well as teach and develop the professional and communication skills aspect of the undergraduate curriculum.
Jill held a visiting lecturer’s position at Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2013, and an associate teaching fellow position at the University of Surrey’s Vet School from 2014 to 2015. She is a previous BVNA Council Member, is a representative for the BVA’s Animal Welfare Foundation, and a regular contributor to the veterinary press.
Jill owns and manages ONCORE ePD who provide online education to the veterinary profession, and who won an RCVS Innovation Award in 2017.
She took up the RCVS post of VN Projects Coordinator in January 2019, with the main remit of her role being Project Management for VN Futures.
Jill welcomes contact from any members of the profession or the public, and actively encourages your feedback and input to the project.