Jenny joined the NHS in 1988. She has previously worked as a ward domestic and a Health Care Support Worker in learning disabilities services.
Jenny has been a trade union representative for more than 25 years, first in the Confederation of Health Service Employees (COHSE) and subsequently UNISON. Jenny has been chair of the Trust Staff Side trades unions for over a decade, including the role of representative to the Trust Board.
Jenny is currently a West Midlands delegate to UNISON’s Health Executive Committee which leads on NHS negotiations and consultations at a national level.