Amanda is a qualified midwife with over 16 years of experience across all areas of midwifery.
She is passionate about safety, safeguarding and quality improvement in maternity care, which has been a thread throughout her career to date. The wide range of community and hospital-based positions she has held include ward manager, supervisor of midwives, safeguarding supervisor and patient safety team leader.
Using her skills in leadership and service development, in a previous role Amanda designed and implemented an infant feeding support programme, including recruitment of support workers and setting up infant feeding drop-in sessions to support new mothers. Amanda has completed the Lean for Leaders training programme at the Virginia Mason Institute.