Mrs Wilkinson has been a long standing member of the St Cuthbert’s community since moving up from Manchester in 1978. She attended St Cuthbert’s and St Leonard’s schools, going on to do her nurse training in 1990 in Newcastle upon Tyne. She has worked for the NHS for 28 years with 17 years as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Neurology. Mrs Wilkinson is the Vice Chair of the national MS Nurse Association, representing the North East of England. She is one of the team of catechists guiding the children through the sacrament of first holy communion in Year 4 and plays an active role in the parish community. She is married with 2 children; one child has left St Cuthbert’s to go to St Leonard’s and the other is still a pupil here.
Mrs Wilkinson is a Parent Governor.