Name Jayne Nicholls
Job Title Community Teacher Practitioner
Faculty Faculty of Science and Engineering
School School of Pharmacy
Subject(s) Pharmacy
Telephone 01902 322567


Jayne qualified as a pharmacist in 1984, after completing her Pre registration year with Boots the Chemists. She then undertook both store-based and relief Pharmacist roles, before becoming a Pharmacy Manager and then a Store Manager, gaining experience in a number of different stores. Jayne then successfully piloted the role of Professional Resourcing Manager for Boots, before the role was rolled out nationally within the Company.

Jayne completed her Postgraduate Diploma in Community Pharmacy at Keele University in 2002.

This was followed by a number of different roles within HR, including Professional Talent Manager, Professional Resourcing Manager and Professional Development Manager, all retaining strong links to the development of Pharmacy professionals.

She became the Boots Teacher Practitioner in September 2010, bringing her experience of professional development to the university.

Her main areas of interest are Pre registration training, Continuing Professional Development and the development of undergraduates for professional practice.