External Examiner – BSc (Hons) General Practice Nursing

Opening Date:
18 Feb 2019
Closing Date:
29 Mar 2019
Salary Range:

College of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University

The College of Human and Health Sciences is seeking an external examiner for the BSc (Hons)/ GradDip General Practice Nursing programme. This programme consists of two core modules with the remaining modules being optional. The optional modules are tailored around primary care and provide flexibility for the needs of the students.

The successful applicant will be asked to attend one examination board per year and submit an annual report following this. External examiners are also required to provide comments on proposed modifications and the development of new modules within their area of expertise.

Applicants should hold appropriate academic qualifications and have a background in general practice nursing. Previous external examiner experience is desirable, however, those new to external examining are strongly encouraged to apply.

Essential Criteria:

  • Experience of delivering relevant programmes at HE level
  • Current NMC registration on the appropriate part of the register

Desirable Criteria:

  • Previous experience as an external examiner

Date of appointment:

  • September 2019 – September 2023

Programme details will be provided to the appointee and induction/training offered.

Please note that due to existing external examiner arrangements we are not able accept applications from staff in the following institutions: University of Wolverhampton, Middlesex University and University of Worcester.

Please send initial expressions of interest and a CV to the programme director, Jonathan Thomas, Jonathan.w.thomas@swansea.ac.uk