Sharon Spain is an Executive Director of Nursing and Quality.
Sharon has worked in the NHS for 22 years, first training at St George’s Hospital in Tooting as a Registered General Nurse in 1996. During this time, she worked as a healthcare assistant at South West London and St George’s Mental Health NHS Trust. Sharon was originally employed by the Trust to use her general nursing skills to develop the Trust’s physical health strategy and raise its profile in our mental health setting. During this time, she became so passionate about working with people with mental health conditions, she retrained as a mental health nurse at the Trust in 1999, and has developed her career at the Trust ever since.
Throughout her nursing career, Sharon has worked with a wide range of services and specialities and has completed a Master’s degree in Clinical Leadership. Sharon continues to work on improving standards of care for the people who use our services and developing the nursing workforce to ensure they have the skills and abilities to provide the best care possible.