James Sumpter

School of Health and Social Care
 James Sumpter



James hasworked as both an adult and mental health nurse for 30 years, specialising in supporting people living with HIV infection and other sexually-acquired conditions.He hastaught nursing and health studies for 15 years, most recently in a community health practice setting in West London, supporting students and their practice mentors following a range of programmes.He iscurrently living in East London and enjoy coming to the sea-side every day to work!


  • RN (Sub-parts 1 and 3 of the NMC Register);

  • BSc. Sociology; MSc. Nursing;

  • Post-graduate Certificate in Interprofessional Teaching

Research and professional activities

Research interests

Psychosocial nursing;

sexual health issues;

end of life care

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Person-Centred Care 1 (HS184)

  • Welfare, Wellbeing and Health (HS185)

  • Person-Centred Care 1 (HS221)

  • Welfare, Wellbeing and Health (HS222)

  • Community Engagement (HS509)

  • Fundmentals of Behavioural Sciences (HS182)

  • Fundamentals of Behavioural Sciences (HS199)

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GB.2.62, Southend Campus