Jenny is a qualified trauma and orthopaedic physiotherapist, first aid trainer and local mum. She has 20 years of clinical experience both in acute hospitals and in the community working in many areas including respiratory medicine, paediatrics, elderly care, intensive care and musculoskeletal outpatients. Most recently she worked at St George’s Hospital for 12 years as the Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist in trauma and orthopaedics and was responsible for treating patients with multiple fractures, nerve injuries, amputation and spinal injuries.
Jenny is passionate about the crucial role of first aid and the importance of helping people to feel confident helping with accidents and medical emergencies at home and in the community. She has seen first-hand the difference good First Aid can make to the final outcome.
As the mother of a dare devil 7 year old, Jenny knows what it is like to have to give first aid to a loved one and understands the worries that all parents and cares have. She enjoys teaching and sharing her experience, ensuring that people attending her courses have fun, feel empowered and competent to use the skills they have learnt.