Ms Sue Woodcock

School: Nursing

Job Title: Senior Lecturer


Phone: 07769 671407

Location: Room 1015 Frank Lampl Kingston Hill


Sue is a senior lecturer in acute adult healthcare specialising in renal care. She started training as a nursing in 1984, qualified in 1987 and entered renal nursing in 1988. Sue has held a number of senior renal nursing positions including Joint Head of Nursing for a large renal directorate. Sue has also worked as a consultant providing educational support to a private dialysis provider. Sue's roles in higher education include a secondment to City University in 2004, working with Brighton Postgraduate Medical Centre to develop the UK's first multi-professional MSc in Nephrology and honorary lectureships at Brighton, City, Kingston and St George's universities.

Academic and professional qualifications

  • Associate Academic Fellowship Award, Introduction to teaching & Learning, Staff and Education Development Association, KU
  • PgCert, Nephrology, Brighton Post Graduate Medical School
  • PgCert, Lifelong Learning, Open University
  • MA, Medical Law and Ethics, Kings College CMLE, London
  • BSc(Hons), Health Studies, Manchester University
  • Registered Nurse, , S Warwickshire School of Nursing

Professional experience

  • 2014 - present
    Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education, Kingston University and St George's, University of London
  • 2013 - 2014
    Senior Renal Nurse , Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
  • 2012 - 2013
    Renal Matron, Epsom and St Helier NHS Trust
  • 2008 - 2012
    Joint Lead Nurse for Renal Services, Epsom and St Helier NHS Trust
  • 2001 - 2008
    Lead for Renal Education, Epsom and St Helier NHS Trust
  • 1996 - 2001
    Renal Practice Educator, University College Hospital NHS Trust
  • 1993 - 1995
    Senior Sister Haemodialysis, National Kidney Foundation, Singapore
  • 1991 - 1993
    Senior Sister Haemodialysis, Middlesex Hospital, UCLH NHS Trust
  • 1990 - 1991
    Junior Sister Haemodialysis, Kings College NHS Trust
  • 1989 - 1990
    Senior Staff Nurse Renal, Headington Hospital, Oxford
  • 1988 - 1989
    Senior Staff Nurse Renal , Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham
  • 1987 - 1988
    Staff Nurse, Intensive Care, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham
  • 1984 - 1987
    Student Nurse, S Warwickshire School of Nursing

Professional registration and membership

  • Registered Nurse, Nursing and Midwifery Council

Research interests

Renal care and nursing management


Professional development and educational consultant to commercial haemodialysis providers in the UK.