Staff profile

Zuzia Goddard

Senior Lecturer Social Work


Health, Social, and Community Work


College of Health and Social Care


School of Allied Health and Social Care


Britannia Mill, Derby Campus



I teach on the BA (Hons) Applied Social Work Degree. My modules include Adult sSrvices and Assessment of Needs, Risks and Vulnerability. I also teach on the Legal Perspectives Module and am developing a module around Substance Use. I have a special interest in adult services, especially around the personalisation agenda as well as student/staff disability issues.

Professional interests

I am a registered social worker with the HCPC and a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA).

Membership of professional bodies

I am a registered social worker with the HCPC.


Undergraduate Qualifications

Experience in industry

My early career was within the sales industry where I developed and managed sales teams. This included teams within the computer and brewery industries.

Since 1987 I have worked in the social care field in a range of roles, ranging from direct support worker to managing a day centre for adults with learning disabilities.