Jacqui Williams
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    Jacqui Williams

    Registered Midwife


    BSc (Hons), RM, RGN


    • Midwifery


    I qualified in 1981 as a State Certified Midwife. I am an experienced graduate Midwifery Lecturer and Practising Midwife with many years involvement in pre-registration midwifery programmes. A particular area of expertise is in normal midwifery, continuing professional development, distance learning, open education resources. I have an in-depth professional knowledge of midwifery practice and the current agenda of the NHS in UK through working at local and national / regional level.
    I am a Senior Midwifery Education Advisor at the Nursing and Midwifery Council. The key responsibilities of my current role include:
    • Leading on the implementation of the new proficiencies and standards for the midwife at point of registration.
    • Advisor in relation to practice and policy issues.
    • NMC representative on Health Education England workforce strategic groups.
     I have an honorary contract with United Lincolnshire Hospitals as a Band 5 Midwife and undertake regular update shifts. 
    My doctorial research has been studying resilience in student midwives.
    Prior to this I was an Associate Professor in Midwifery and Lead Midwife for Education at the University of Nottingham and practised in a number of local Trusts.
    I accept instructions from both Claimant and Defendant Solicitors and Insurers. I have undergone formal training in the medico-legal process and am fully aware of my responsibilities under the Civil Procedure Rules (CPR) pertaining to Expert Witnesses.

    Professional Education
    2012    Commenced Professional Doctorate in Health Sciences
    2007    Fellow of The Higher Education Academy
    2006    E-moderators course, Gilly Salmon, University of Leicester
    2002    Certificate in Health Promotion K301, Open University
    2000    MA in Distance Education, International Extension College / University of London
    1994    Bachelor of Science (Hons) Degree, 2:1 Upper Second Class, Open University, Milton Keynes
    1994    Diploma in Applied Social Sciences, Open University
    1989    Postgraduate Certificate in the Education of Adults, University of Surrey, The Royal College of Midwives Trust, London 
    1987    Advanced Diploma in Midwifery, The Royal College of Midwives Trust. London
    1981    State Certified Midwife, West Roding School of Midwifery, Whipps Cross Hospital, London
    1979    State Registered Nurse, Philip Templeman School of Nursing, Poole