Programme Management

Structured Diabetes Education. Design and delivery of a range of education modules (CPD Accredited) for Practice Nurses and Healthcare Assistants who work with newly diagnosed Diabetes patients, with the aim of not only enhancing workforce development but also increasing the number of patients who complete the SDE course.

Deputy Programme Director, COVID Response. The portfolio included symptomatic testing (I wrote the Symptomatic Testing Strategy for both Councils); vulnerable populations testing. Vaccination Programme for the City Council including the development of Community Champions to support the City’s health & well-being strategy. Weekly contact with the UK Health Security Agency. Close working with both Councils' Public Health Consultants and direct working with their Directors of Public Health. Development of COVID-19 Volunteer Community Champions Programme for Nottingham City.

Programme Lead for the Ageing Well Programme at Locality Partnership level. Focus on COPD for Anticipatory Care and an MDT approach for Enhanced Health in Care Homes. Strong multi-agency approach including community and public health.


Jan is a natural leader, who is capable of motivating her colleagues and inspiring their hardest work. She efficiently manages to be assertive in delegating jobs whilst still maintaining her vibrant and compassionate personality. In the time I have worked with Jan, she has worked on multiple work streams, in coordination with multiple departments, all within tight time limits, often mitigating conflicting personalities, and completed each job to a high, professional and detailed standard. Jan has an ability to remain calm in any situation presented to her and in turn is a genuine and strong leader, capable of excelling in the face of any challenge presented to her. Jan Lawry is an asset to any company that is lucky to employ her.

Jan is a committed healthcare professional with particular strengths in stakeholder engagement and change management. Jan has a keen understanding of the healthcare environment and the challenges it faces. She is very much focused on the patient perspective and on improving the patient experience. Jan is also a team player and has plenty to offer any setting she works in.

Jan is an excellent Project Manager, she is professional and friendly, and quickly builds working relationships enabling her to get the best out of people she works with. She has an ability to take on new knowledge quickly and manage multiple projects at the same time whilst following agreed levels of governance. I would recommend Jan to anyone looking for a quality project manager.

Jan is an experienced and dynamic individual with a passion for improving patient experience of care. I would have no hesitation in recommending her or working with her again.

Jan is a highly experienced Project Manager with fantastic interpersonal and organisational skills who has been a valued and respected member of the National Cancer Patient Information Programme.

Jan is conscientious, loyal and hard working in a way that gains the expected outcomes within agreed timeframes and yet also takes clinicians and senior managers on the journey with her, so through solid engagement. Jan was a pleasure to work with and I would have not hesitancy in working with Jan again the future.