Unison national nursing and midwifery sector,
Nursing Sector Committee
Trudie has been a member of Unison’s National Nursing and Midwifery Sector for many years and been involved in some very interesting pieces of work including the Cavendish report and a member of the former National Nursing and Care Quality Forum.
Trudie was a healthcare assistant for over 25 years working in a local community hospital. In 2006, she took the opportunity to undertake the two-year training to become an assistant practitioner specialising in general medical care and rehabilitation. Trudie has been a Unison representative for over 15 years and she also represents the South West on Unison's National Health Service Group Executive. Trudie also holds the role of Staffside Chair for Northern Devon Healthcare Trust supporting over 3,500 staff.