RGN, RSCN, BA (Hons) Specialist Community Public Health Nurse (Health Visiting)
Tia was born in Jersey and trained as a Registered Nurse at Whittington Hospital in London, qualifying in 1995. She worked primarily in Accident and Emergency before undertaking her Registered Sick Children’s training and moving to the Royal Free Hospital to lead Paediatric Accident and Emergency Services.
Tia commenced her training to become a Health Visitor in 1999 in Bedfordshire and took on the role of a community practice mentor for Health Visitor students. Tia became a Team Leader for Health Visitors and School Nurses, eventually becoming the locality manager for 0-19 teams in Central Bedfordshire in 2007. Tia undertook a period of secondment to the East of England SHA to lead on re-energising the Health Visitor workforce for the East of England. She also led the delivery of the Health Visitor implementation plan in Bedfordshire.
Tia returned to Jersey in January 2012, taking up the post of Project Manager for Les Amis. She then worked as a Health Visitor for FNHC for a year before taking on her current role as Operational Lead, Adult Nursing.
Tia is committed to the provision of high quality care for patients in the community and welcomes the opportunities that the white paper offers to increase the range of services delivered in patient’s homes, whilst working in partnership with patients and their families.