External Examiner – Advanced Clinical Practice Programmes

Opening Date:
7 Jun 2024
Closing Date:
10 Jul 2024
Salary Range:

The School of Nursing and Advanced Practice at Liverpool John Moores University wishes to appoint two External Examiners for our MSc Advanced Clinical Practice degree apprenticeship and for our standard entry route MSc Advanced Clinical Practice programme for September 2024

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced lecturers. All appointments are subject to the candidate meeting the University’s criteria for appointment.

The appointment will normally be for a period of 4 years. Applicants should hold current registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council.

Suitable candidates will:

  • Be employed in Higher Education
  • Have experience in delivering advanced clinical practice education
  • Have experience in designing, delivering and assessing Level 7 provision.
  • Usually have previous External Examiner experience.
  • Be resident and have the right to work in the UK.

Duties will include:

  • Moderating samples of essay scripts and other assessed materials, advising the programme teams on the content and standard of assessments
  • Completion of module reports and a yearly programme report.
  • Liaising with other external examiners at LJMU.
  • Attendance at the Board of Examiners as required.

For the degree apprenticeship programme in addition to the above, candidates will:

  • Have experience of degree apprenticeships
  • Liaise with the external verifier of the apprenticeship standard as required

If you are interested in this post please send your expression of interest, together with your current CV to Joanna Lavery (Programme Leader) j.v.lavery@ljmu.ac.uk .
If you would like more information or an informal chat please contact either Joanna Lavery, Joanne Fisher, Apprenticeship Lead (j.l.fisher@ljmu.ac.uk) or Jackie Davenport, Head of Curriculum Development and Enhancement (J.davenport@ljmu.ac.uk).