Ms Anne Ambridge

School: School of Nursing

Job Title: Senior Lecturer


Phone: 07789 270816 or 020 8417 5753

Location: Kingston Hill Campus


Anne's clinical background is in adult nursing, initially based in community nursing with a subsequent move into intermediate care.

Prior to joining Kingston & St George's she worked with people with learning disabilities within an educational setting where she helped to set up, develop and improve an integrated nursing service.

Anne's professional interests lie in assessing and meeting the physical health needs of people with complex requirements. Additionally she has a keen interest in the mental health needs of people with a learning disability and gained an MSc in Mental Health in Learning Disabilities in 2009. As part of her MSc Anne examined the quality of life and met / unmet needs for service users supported within their local area and compared results with services users supported out of borough.

She currently leads the modules 'Therapeutic Pharmacology in Learning Disability Nursing' and 'Complexities of Service Provision in Learning Disability Nursing', as well as teaching on a number of additional modules on the BSc (Hons) Nursing programme. She also leads on clinical skills for learning disabilities nursing programmes.

Academic and professional qualifications

  • PgCert, Learning and Teaching in Higher Education
  • MSc, Mental Health in Learning Disabilities
  • Certificate in Diabetes Care
  • ENB - General Nursing (Level 1)
  • Registered Nurse
  • ENB 998 , Assessing and Teaching in Nursing Practice
  • ENB - General Nursing (Level 2)

Professional experience

  • 2004 - 2007
    Dr. H. Ling's and Partners - Elderly Liaison Nurse,
  • 2002 - 2004
    South West London Community Trust - Intermediate Care Staff Nurse - Grade E,
  • 1998 - 2002
    South West London Community Trust - Community Staff Nurse - Grade D,
  • 1997 - 1998
    Community Home Care Provider,
  • 1995 - 1997
    Westminster Health Care Ltd. - Enrolled Nurse,
  • 1994 - 1995
    Kelstone Court Nursing Home - Enrolled Nurse,
  • 2010 -
    Honorary Secondment to Kingston University as a Senior Lecturer - Learning Disability Nursing,
  • 2004 -
    Orchard Hill College - College Nurse,

Research interests

Service users' perspectives on delivery of a session on health bites; personal experiences for pre-registration nurses; behavioural phenotypes: a social perspective.


LIDNAN working group: Promoting a competency framework to strengthen learning disability education for all student nurses.


Number of items: 1.

Conference or Workshop Item

Richardson, Sally, Ambridge, Anne and Harper, Lynette (2017) Can manikin simulation meet students learning needs for the assessment of the deteriorating learning disability client? In: 7th International Clinical Skills Conference; 21-24 May 2017, Prato, Italy. (Unpublished)

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