External Examiner – BSc (Hons)/Grad Dip/PG Dip/MSc Community Health Studies Specialist Practice Award in District Nursing

Opening Date:
19 Feb 2019
Closing Date:
22 Mar 2019
Salary Range:

The College of Human and Health Sciences is seeking an external examiner for BSc (Hons) / Grad Dip / PG Dip / MSc Community Health Studies Specialist Practice Award in District Nursing.

Role Specification:

The external examiner is asked to look at a sample of the assessments and report on:

  • the administration of the programme
  • the standards and consistency of internal marking
  • the standards of student performance
  • the extent to which the regulations and processes of the University are correctly applied and adhered to
  • whether the academic standards of the programme are appropriate
  • examples of good practice identified

The successful applicant will be asked to attend one examination board per year and submit an annual report following this.

Essential Criteria:

  • Experience of delivering community district nursing programmes
  • Current NMC registration on the appropriate part of the register
  • Nurse Prescriber

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 Bangor University.

Please send initial expressions of interest and a CV to the programme leader, Andrea Surridge, A.Surridge@swansea.ac.uk