External Examiner – BSc (Hons) Nursing (Child)

Opening Date:
11 May 2023
Closing Date:
31 May 2023
Salary Range:

The School of Health and Social Care within the Faculty of Medicine, Health and Life Science at Swansea University is seeking to appoint an external examiner for BSc (Hons) Nursing (Child) S20 and S21 cohorts for an initial four year period and cover subsequent cohorts as necessary.

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

Essential Criteria:

  • Experience of delivering/teaching children’s nurse education on pre-registration children’s nursing programmes (BSc/MSc).
  • Current NMC registration as a children’s nurse (RN Child) on the appropriate part of the register.

Desirable Criteria:

  • Previous experience as an external examiner.

Date of appointment:

  • Four years from start of tenure.

Due to existing external examining arrangements we are currently not able to recruit from the following institutions: University of Greenwich, University of Northumbria, University of Hertfordshire, Queen’s University Belfast, University of Roehampton, University of East Anglia, University of Plymouth, University of Ulster, University of Birmingham, Brunel University London, University of Surrey, Edinburgh Napier University, Anglia Ruskin University Cambridge, Liverpool John Moores University, King’s College London, University of Derby, Buckinghamshire New University, Oxford Brookes University, University of South Wales.

Closing date:

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

For expressions of interest, further information on the programme or to submit your CV, please contact Lisa Duffy on L.D.Duffy@Swansea.ac.uk.