External Examiner – BSc (Hons) Pre-registration Nursing programme (Children and Young Peoples Nursing)

Opening Date:
27 Apr 2022
Closing Date:
10 May 2022
Salary Range:

The role & responsibilities include:

  • confirming the comparability of standards of student performance with those of similar modules at other UK Institutions of Higher Education;
  • confirming that the assessment process in its entirety is sound, and has been fairly conducted
    with full regard to justice to students;
  • Providing an annual report to the University
  • Attending assessment boards.
  • Reviewing a range of modules within the Pre-registration nursing Children and Young Peoples Nursing specific programme and within the wider nursing Programme.

You should have appropriate expertise and experience to be able to undertake a role in the quality assurance of academic standards in Higher Education (ideally a Programme Leader or Senior Lecturer on similar programmes) and should hold NMC registration in Children’s Nursing.

All External Examiners for programmes leading to registration or recordable qualifications with the Nursing and Midwifery Council will be expected to maintain their registration to the NMC professional register for the duration of their engagement. Previous experience as an External Examiner is strongly preferred.

The appointment will be for the four academic years 2022 to 2026, for immediate start.

Please note that we cannot currently accept applications from staff at the following institutions:

  • Coventry University
  • University of Manchester
  • University of Essex
  • Birmingham City University
  • Kent & Medway Medical School
  • University of Bedfordshire

Closing date: 10 May 2022

If you are interested in applying for this role (or to request further information), please send a recent CV to Gail Reoch-Gamble Senior Lecturer in Children and Young Peoples Nursing

If you are unsuccessful in your application, we will destroy your application and CV after 1 month of the advert closing. If you are successful, your application and CV will be retained securely for 5 years, one year after the end of the 4-year contract.