Practice owner and principle optometrist – Helen Corson
Helen qualified as an Optometrist in 1989 having graduated from Aston University with a First Class Honours Degree. After years honing her skills in all areas of optometric practice, keen to provide optical service her way, she purchased SW & C Jackson Opticians in 2007.
Helen has undertaken additional training and qualification to provide shared care with local hospital departments for patients ocular hypertension and stable glaucoma and cataract pre and post operative assessment. She is a photographer for the Cheshire Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Service and accredited by the Wales Optometric Post-graduate Education Centre to provide both enhanced examinations and emergency eyecare.
In addition to my work at Jacksons, she is Optometric Advisor to NHS Wales Shares Services Partnership and recently completed MSc modules in Legal aspects of Optometry and Optometric Public Health.
Helen and husband Robert have three children between them
Practice Manager – Joanne Hall
Practice Manager Jo has worked for SW & C Jackson for nearly 28 years. She has a wealth of experience and knowledge that help her find the right frame to compliment patients faces and prescriptions. She has a flare for selecting frames you would not normally select for yourself but will inspire compliments for years to come! Jo lives locally with her partner and has two children. Jo loves dancing, enjoys going to the gym and spending time with her family.
Dispensing Assistant and Clinical Service Coordinator – Joanne Hamilton-Fey
Jo has become part of the furniture at Jackson’s Opticians and has provided an invaluable service over the almost three decades helping patients discover the best frames and lenses to suit their individual needs.
Jo likes the close personal nature of working in the practice both with her colleagues and patients alike.
Jo lives in Nantwich with her husband son, black labrador Emmet and a goldfish called Fish. Jo enjoys walking, cycling and sailing her GP dinghy.
Practice Receptionist – Millie Lichfield
Having retired from working as a P.A. in City of London and moved back to Nantwich, Millie uses her skills to keep the practice diary running smoothly. She is also responsible for our online sales. Millie lives locally with her partner.
Clinical Dispenser – Kate Jenkins
Kate has worked with Independent Optometrists for many years and joined Jacksons when she relocated the Cheshire from Cumbria. She has a special interest in the clinical side of her role and assists with visual field screening and OCT scanning. Kates’ passion is attention to detail. She will leave no stone unturned in her efforts to find you the perfect frame. Kate lives locally and enjoys cookery and country walks.
Practice Receptionist – Jaime Rodgers
Jamie is from Nantwich and is our newest staff member. Having mastered reception duties she is currently training to become a dispenser within the practice. She juggles working at Jacksons with bringing up her family.