Jennie Straker

Jennie Straker qualified as a Physiotherapist in 2014 with a BSc (Hons) from Sheffield Hallam University. During her time at University, Jennie volunteered in a children’s circus class and from this knew she wanted to pursue her career as a children’s Physiotherapist. Jennie first worked doing rotations in acute and community settings, before starting work […]

Stavroula Ntaountaki

Stavroula Ntaountaki qualified as a Physiotherapist in 2017 with a BSc in Physiotherapy from the Technological Educational institute of Western Greece. Stavroula is currently undertaking a Postgraduate Certificate in Sensory Integration from the Sheffield Hallam University.   She started working with children in her home country in Greece and now, as well as working for […]

Katrina Williams

Katrina qualified as a Physiotherapist in 2017, with a BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy from Sheffield Hallam University. She has 9 years’ experience working within a Children’s Therapy Team both as a qualified Physiotherapist and a Therapy Support Worker in the Leicestershire area. As a Therapy Support Worker she worked closely with both the Physiotherapist’s and Occupational […]

Alan Jordan

Alan qualified as a Physiotherapist in 2010 with a BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy degree from York St John University. Alan had previously graduated from the University of York St John in 2005 with a BSc (Hon) Sport and exercise Science. Alan got his first job in the NHS with Leeds Community healthcare rotating around a number […]

Liz Knowles

Liz Knowles has been a Paediatric Occupational Therapist for almost 29 years, and my passion to help all children, whatever their barriers, reach their full potential, continues to drive me every day! I have had a great variety of experience over the years, working throughout all areas of Paediatric care from acute hospital management to […]

Bethany Toop

Beth qualified in 2011 with a BSc hons degree in Physiotherapy at Manchester metropolitan university. Beth worked within the NHS initially rotating through acute and community adult services. After spending 15 months in Asia and Australia where she also worked as a Physiotherapy assistant, Beth decided to pursue her dream of working as a children’s […]

Deanne Chadwick-Higgins

Deanne qualified as a Physiotherapist in 2017 with a BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy degree from York St John University. She began her career as a rotational physiotherapist at Scunthorpe General Hospital where she gained vital experience treating patients with a number of respiratory, musculoskeletal and neurological conditions. Since 2018 Deanne has been working as a Children’s […]

Sam Swain

Sam qualified as a Physiotherapist in 2014 with a BSc (Hons) in Physiotherapy from Kings College London. She has been based in Leeds since qualifying and has done general rotations across different specialities within adults until she specialised in paediatrics in 2016. Sam currently works as a rotational paediatric physiotherapist working in inpatient and outpatient […]

Jessica Guest

Jessica Guest qualified as a Physiotherapist in 2011 with a BSc (Hons) in Physiotherapy from the University of Nottingham. She was keen to pursue a career in Paediatrics from her student experience but also from the years she has spent working with children at Leicester City and Nottingham Forest football clubs. Jess also has her […]