External Examiner

Opening Date:
2 Oct 2018
Closing Date:
22 Oct 2018
Salary Range:

University of the West of England, Bristol, Department of Nursing and Midwifery, is seeking to appoint an external examiner for modules within our CPD and undergraduate provision. All modules are delivered at Levels 6, 7 (3 and M)

Reference PQ06/2018

The following modules are expected to be part of the examiners portfolio:

  • Dual Diagnosis – Substance Misuse
  • Supporting and Managing those at risk of Suicide
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Family and Carer work
  • Cognitive Behavioural therapy
  • Medication management in Mental Health Practice
  • Social and Policy context of Mental Health nursing
  • Solution focussed therapy
  • Working with a person experiencing mental health crisis

Applications will be accepted from individuals new to the examining role with relevant professional experience in any of the areas above. UWE CPD modules can be taken as part of a programme or individually as standalone.

Essential Criteria

  • Current NMC registration Mental Health Field
  • All appointments are subject to meeting the University’s criteria for the appointment of external examiners including Right To Work checks.

We are unable to accept applications from Buckinghamshire New University, University of Chester, University of South Wales, Cardiff University, University of Hertfordshire

Tenure: 4 years

Field Boards – currently February, June, July and November. We expect External Examiners would be able to attend at least 2 out of 4 boards.

Further information regarding the role of the External Examiner at UWE can be found at http://www1.uwe.ac.uk/aboutus/departmentsandservices/professionalservices/academicservices/qualitymanagement/externalexaminerresources.aspx

Please submit a CV and covering letter to Angela.Hudson@uwe.ac.uk by the closing date.

For more information contact Angela Hudson on 0117 3288635 or via above email

Closing Date: October 22nd 2018