External Examiner – BSc/ MSc Children’s Nursing

Opening Date:
1 Feb 2021
Closing Date:
8 Mar 2021
Salary Range:

Due to the withdrawal of our current External Examiner The School of Nursing is urgently seeking a qualified nurse educator to take on the role of External Examiner for the BSc/ MSc Children’s Nursing; starting in February 2021. The School of Nursing is part of the Faculty of Health Social Care and Education, Kingston University and St George’s University London and the Children’s Nursing programme is run at the Kingston Hill Campus.

An experienced external examiner would be preferred, but those seeking a first post and having relevant clinical and educational experience would also be considered. Applicants must hold current NMC registration in the appropriate field for which they are applying and hold a recorded teaching qualification with the NMC. The School of Nursing operates an on-line submission, marking and feedback of assignments.

Experience of Turnitin, Canvas and Speed Grader would be desirable however training can be provided. The post requires external moderation of assessments, completion of an annual monitoring report and attendance at the relevant Boards of Examiners (minimum of two per year).

You will also be expected to visit practice areas once per year. The External Examiner is required to submit an annual report, following which payment is made.

Further information regarding the role of the External Examiner at KUSGUL can be found at kingston.ac.uk/externalexam/

The appointment will be for a full 4-year term. Full course details and documentation will be provided to the appointee and an induction day will be offered – to be held at the University or online following appointment. We are unable to accept applications from any University who has/has had External Examiner links with us in the last 5 years.

Please submit expressions of interest and a CV to a.kettyle@sgul.kingston.ac.uk