External Examiner – Adult Nursing Undergraduate Provision x 2

Opening Date:
22 Jun 2020
Closing Date:
31 Jul 2020
Salary Range:

The School is seeking to appoint a BSc Adult Nursing (outgoing programme) and BSc Honours Adult Nursing external examiner to a range of modules over L7-10 within our undergraduate suite of programmes. The remit involves assessment of theory and practice modules relating to:

Level 7 (Year 1) new modules in the BSc Honours Adult Nursing commencing September 2020
Please contact Programme Leader, Anne Marie Craig, (annemarie.craig@uws.ac.uk )

Nursing, Health and Care
Health and Human Development 1
Nursing in Society
Academic and Professional Development

Level 7 (Year 1) modules in the outgoing BSc Adult Nursing, resit only except Practice
Please contact Programme Leader, Wendy Wright, (wendy.wright@uws.ac.uk)

NURS07022 Introduction to Nursing (resit only)
NURS07020 Foundations of Life and Social Sciences (resit only)
NURS07021 Fundamental Skills (resit only)
NURS07023 PLE 1.1 Shared (practice)
NURS07024 PLE 1.2 Adult (practice)

Level 8 (Year 2) modules in the outgoing BSc Adult Nursing, running September 2020/21

NURS08042 Applied Skills
NURS08043 PLE 2.1 Shared (practice)
NURS08046 Responding to Ill Health
NURS08044 PLE 2.2 Adult (practice)
NURS08045 PLE 2.3 Adult (practice)

Level 9 (Year 3) modules in the outgoing BSc Adult Nursing, running September 2020/21 and 2021/22

NURS09172 Holistic Skills
NURS09173 PLE 3.1 Adult (practice)
NURS09171 Fitness for Practice
NURS09174 PLE 3.2 Adult Independent Study (practice)
NURS09175 PLE 3.3 Adult (practice)

External examiner responsibilities include moderation of assessments, completion of an annual monitoring report and attendance at subject panels where student marks are ratified. A schedule of subject panels per academic session will be made available and external examiners would be expected to attend one per academic year. The School uses an electronic marking system associated with the originality checking programme Turnitin, called Grademark. External examiners are required to make use of the system during the external moderation process (this being accessible through Moodle Virtual Learning Environment).

Experienced and new external examiners will be considered provided the applicant has the relevant professional qualification(s) and experience. Relevant professional experience in the field of Adult Nursing and a valid teaching qualification are essential requirements for this post.