Jane Rutt-Howard

Senior Lecturer

School of Health Sciences

Greenbank Building, GR209

+44 (0) 1772 89 5557

Jane is course leader for Postgraduate Certificate in Enhanced Clinical Practice, BSc(Hons) Nurse Practitioner and MSc Professional Practice (Nurse Practitioner) courses.


PG Cert in Teaching & Learning, UCLan, 2012

MSc in Clinical Nursing, Liverpool University, 2005

Non Medical Prescribing (V300), Liverpool University, 2004

BSc (Hons) Health Studies, Liverpool University, 2000

DipHE Coronary Care Nursing, Liverpool John Moores University, 1995

Registered General Nurse, Liverpool John Moores University, 1990


Nuttall, D. & Rutt-Howard, J.(Eds) (2011) The Textbook of Non Medical Prescribing. Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell

Teaching Activities

Jane contributes to a range of continuing professional development modules and many other courses and modules, including the Non-Medical Prescribing, MSc Advanced Practice (Health & Social Care) and Paramedic programmes.

Jane’s professional interests lie in community and tertiary care commissioning and provision around a number of disciplines, including advanced practice, non medical prescribing and cardiology, particularly heart failure.

Jane has an honorary contract as a nurse practitioner within a local trust working one a day week.



Nursing and Midwifery Council

Fellow Higher Education Authority