Practice Nurses

Meet our team :

Nurse Sue Jay (f)

Sue is our Nurse Manager leading the Nursing Team with over 15 years’ experience as a Practice Nurse.
As well as leading the team Sue’s duties include Infection Control Lead, she also specialises in our Diabetes Care, and is involved with cervical screening, family planning, and childhood vaccinations.


Nurse Julie Brigden (f)

Julie is one of our Practice Nurses who has been with us for over 20 years and is trained to help you with sexual health, coil fitting, contraceptive implants, family planning and cervical screening.


Nurse Lynda Watson (f)

Lynda has been with the Practice for over 20 years as well and is the lead Nurse for Childhood Vaccination. She also runs one of the INR clinics for our Warfarin patients. Her other main role is to provide ongoing treatment room care to our patients. The role includes dressings, injections, smears, etc.


Nurse Karen Goodwin (f)
Karen is one of our Practice Nurse with over 20 years’ experience and specialises in all our respiratory care - COPD and Asthma.


Nurse Natalie Castle (f)

Natalie is one of our Practice Nurses who has recently joined us after many years working in the district nursing team. Her main roles include leading our Dressing Clinics, stitch removal, INR’s, injections, some vaccinations, venepuncture and other general nursing duties.


Trainee Nursing Associates

This is a new role in primary care, (TNA), Ms Leah Watts is on a two year course with Bristol University learning to be a qualified Nursing Associate. She will be able to carry out many of the treatment room services our Nurses carry out once she is qualified. She is currently working alongside our nurses and Healthcare technicians learning and supporting the team.


Healthcare Technicians/Assistants

Mrs Joyce Knight (f)
Joyce is our longest serving member of the team and is our Senior Healthcare Technician. She provides nursing assistant care for our patients, carrying out blood tests, dressing care, stich removal, blood pressure checks, Vit B12 injections, ear syringing, flu vaccinations and ECG's. She also carries out foot checks on our diabetic patients.

Mrs June Tildesley (f) 

June provides nursing assistant care for our patients, carrying out blood tests, blood pressure checks, ECG's and assists in the Family Planning clinic. She works closely with our practice nurses.


Mr Simon Merrett (m)

Simon provides nursing assistant care for our patients, carrying out blood tests, blood pressure checks, dressings, flu vaccinations, stich removal and ECG's. He also carries out home visits for INR tests for patients who cannot get into the surgery. He also assists in our medicals.


Ms Kim Spence (f)

Kim provides nursing assistant care for our patients, carrying out blood tests, blood pressure checks, ECG's and assists in the Family Planning clinic. She works closely with our practice nurses. She carries out home visits for INR tests for patients who cannot get into the surgery. She also carries out Foot checks for our Diabetic patients.


Mr Thomas Crisp (m)
Thom provides nursing Assistant Care for our patients, carrying out blood tests, blood pressure checks, foot checks for our diabetic patients and helps with our medicals.

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