Ms Margaret Davenport

Ms Margaret Davenport

School: Nursing

Job Title: Associate Professor - Integrated Practice


Phone: 07879665849 or 020 8417 5183

Location: Kingston Hill Campus, Kingston University, Kingston Upon Thames, KT2 7LB


Margaret's career experiences span regulation, education and nursing practice. She is currently an Associate Professor in Integrated Practice at Kingston University and St George's, University of London.

Her previous roles include Course Director for the two-year Post Graduate Diploma in Nursing programme and Senior Lecturer, Adult field Lead in Nursing within the BSc (Hon)three year nursing programme.

These roles have provided her with an overview of nursing education and extensive involvement in curriculum design, academic regulations, quality and assessments. She led the design and implementation of the Pre-Registration Standards of Nursing Education (2010) into a BSc (Hon) and PG Dip program.

Her teaching experience within adult nursing spans across both the acute within Trauma and Resuscitation and the community, through Case Management, Long Term Conditions and Public Health.

She continues to be involved within simulation and skills.

In her existing role of Associate Professor, Integrated Practice she holds responsibility for leading on the bespoke/customised work within the school of nursing, networking and collaborating with practice partners, HEI and voluntary/private sectors to negotiate a flexible model of education that meets the needs of clinical practice adhering to the organisations' Strategic Transformational Plan.

During her role as the Course Director for the Post Graduate Diploma in Nursing programme she was responsible for the day-to-day running of the two year programme, managing assessment processes both in theory and practice and was responsible for the quality of nursing educational provision for the PG Dip program. She represents St George's University of London on the Faculty Quality Committee. This gives her a faculty perspective on both quality and the teaching and learning strategy. The role has enabled her to build on the implementation and evaluation of the all graduate degree/post graduate programs.

As part of the senior management group she has joint input into both pre-registration and workforce development teams. She has chaired the Pre-Registration assessment boards and continues to act as an internal monitor with the University enabling her to show responsibility for the assessment processes from formulation of assessment criteria to marking, moderation and publication of results.

Academic and professional qualifications

  • Senior Fellow of The Higher Education Academy UKPSF , Teaching and Learning, Kingston University
  • PgCert, Post Graduate Certificate in Education., Kingston University
  • Fellow of The Higher Education Academy , UKPSF , Teaching and Learning, Kingston University
  • PgCert, NMC Registered Level 4 Teacher, Kingston University
  • Masters of Science in Primary Care, University of Surrey
  • Certificate in Education, University of Surrey
  • ENB 998 (Teaching and Assessing in Clinical Practice)
  • Diploma in Registered Nursing, , University of Surrey
  • Enrolled Nurse Training, St Bartholomew's Hospital

Professional experience

  • 2016 - present
    Associate Professor, Kingston University and St Georges University London
  • 2012 - present
    Principal Lecturer, Course Director - Post Graduate Diploma in Nursing Programme, Kingston University
  • 2006 - 2012
    Senior Lecturer, Community and Primary Health Care. (Adult field of nursing), Kingston University
  • 2010 - 2011
    Curriculum manager - BSc (Hons) and Post Graduate Diploma programme, Kingston University
  • 2001 - 2006
    Manager of Discharge Development, Royal Surrey County Hospital
  • 1998 - 2001
    Manager of the Discharge Team, Royal Surrey County Hospital
  • 1995 - 1998
    Sister, Accident and Emergency, Royal Surrey County Hospital
  • 1991 - 1995
    Senior Staff Nurse and Staff Nurse, Royal Hampshire County Hospital and Royal Surrey County Hospital
  • 1986 - 1991
    Experienced Enrolled Nurse, in medicine and ophthalmology, Royal Hampshire County Hospital and Royal Surrey County Hospital

Professional registration and membership

  • Active Registration, NMC
  • Teacher, NMC

Research interests

Interprofessional education, employability, case management, transferable skills within newly qualified nurses.

Grants and funding

  • 2017 - 2019
    Submitted and was successful in gaining a small grant through Health Education England, working with the "Capitel Nurse " to evaluate the work acomplished so far across London. (£20.000)
  • Submitted and was successful in gaining a small grants fund from South West London Academic Health and Social Care Network. The grant was to look at "Expanding Placements": Creating New Learning Opportunities/Placements for the Graduate Nurse. (£20,000)


Developed through workforce development an in-house rehabilitation training programme for staff at Queen Mary's Hospital, Roehampton.

Developed through successful partnership working an in-house rehabilitation training programme for staff from Tolworth Hospital.

External Examiner - Oxford Brooks University

NMC Adult reviewer


Number of items: 2.


Davenport, Maggie, Ooms, Ann and Marks-Maran, Di (2016) Learning about population-health through a community practice learning project: An evaluation study. Nurse Education in Practice, 17, pp. 43-51. ISSN (print) 1471-5953

Book Section

Davenport, Maggie, Brady, Mary, Smith, Penny and Keen, Martyn (2012) Choosing the right field of nursing. In: Elcock, Karen, (ed.) Getting into nursing. London, U.K. : Sage. pp. 48-60. (Transforming Nursing Practice) ISBN 9780857258953

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