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Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust

Ashley Pierce / Stephen Williams / Tracey Craven
Practice Placement Facilitators
Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust
Agile Office
Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Sheriff Hill

Tel: 0191 - 445 5731 or via bleep: 0191 4820000 bleep 3159

Email: and and

Trust Website Address:


Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - Acute and Community Services

Lianne Horscroft, Practice Placement Facilitator
Beth Duggan, Practice Placement Facilitator
Emma Shepherd, Practice Placement Facilitator
Julie Hopper - Practice Placement Facilitator
Sophie Bradley – Assistant Practice Placement Facilitator
Jemma Marr - Assistant Practice Placement Facilitator
Fergus O’Neil – Admin assistant

All based at
Patient Services
Room 88D, Level 1
Freeman Hospital
NE7 7DN 

Tel: 0191 2138083


Trust Website Address:  


Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust


John Salkeld
Practice Placement Facilitator (covers areas within South of the Tyne)
Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne & Wear NHS Foundation Trust 
St Nicholas House
St Nicholas Hospital
Jubilee Road
Newcastle upon Tyne

Tel: 0191 2456637
Mobile Number: 0777 3627570


Patrick Hawksby
Practice Placement Support Coordinator
Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne & Wear NHS Foundation Trust
St Nicholas House
St Nicholas Hospital
Jubilee Road
Newcastle upon Tyne

Tel: 0191 2456637
Mobile Number:


Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Jess Harrison, Practice Placement Facilitator (Mobile 078 123 93612)
Claire Garrett, Practice Placement Facilitator (Mobile 07920 275 844)
Marie McKeown, Practice Placement Facilitator (Mobile 0789 165 2115)
Marie Constable, AHP Practice Placement Facilitator (Mobile 07824 100 747)

All based at
Practice Education Team
Room D19
North Tyneside General Hospital
Rake Lane
North Shields
Tyne and Wear
NE29 8NH

Office Telephone number 0191 293 4257


Trust Website Address:


South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust

Adam Remmer and Michelle Reay
Practice Placement Facilitator
South Tyneside District Hospital
Harton Lane
South Tyneside
Tyne & Wear
NE34 0PL

Telephone: 0191 2032973 (First point of contact)
PPF Email:


Eleanor Dungca
Practice Education Team
Education Centre
Sunderland Royal Hospital
Kayll Road

Tel: 0191 2032973 (First point of contact)
Mobile: 07584 541745
Alternative Tel: 0191 5410082 (SRH site)


Michelle Macdonald
Assistant Practice Placement Facilitator
Telephone: 0191 2032973 (First point of contact)
PPF Email:

Krista Reay
Assistant Practice Placement Facilitator
Telephone: 0191 2032973 (First point of contact)
PPF Email:

Kimberley Wilson
Admin Assistant for PPF Team
Telephone: 0191 2032973 (First point of contact)
PPF Email:

Trust Website address:

Adult BSc Nursing


2018 cohort – Sarah Annesley,, (0191) 215 6634


Children's BSc Nursing

September cohort (2018) – Jane Callum,, (0191) 215 6339


Learning Disability BSc Nursing

All intakes - Angela Ridley,, (0191) 215 6312


Mental Health BSc Nursing

September cohort – Keith Ford,, (0191) 215 6638


M.Nurs Students

Adult students – Claire Hope,, (0191) 215 6371

Child students – Barbara Davies,, (0191) 215 6344

Mental Health students – Fiona Watson,, (0191) 215 6744



BSc students (36 month) – Catherine Collins,

BSc students (36 month) – Vivien Perry,, (0191) 215 6137

PG Dip (18 month) – Roz Haddrill,, (0191) 215 6115


Operating Department Practice:

All intakes - Lloyd Howell,, (0191) 215 6147


Occupational Therapy:

March students – 

September students - Stephanie Whittington,, (0191) 215 6542



All intakes - Carl Clarkson,, (0191) 215 6113


Return to Practice:

All intakes - Stephanie Whittington,, (0191) 215 6542


Specialist Community Public Health Nursing:

Linda Mages,, (0191) 215 6349


Specialist Community District Nursing:

Lindy Turnbull,, (0191) 215 6415

The Practice Placement Team can be reached by e-mail ( and telephone (0191 215 6300) between the hours of 0830 - 1700 (Mon-Thurs) and 0830 - 1630 (Fri). If you wish to contact a specific member of staff directly, please consult our Practice Placement Team information page.

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