External Examiner – BSc(Hons) Clinical Practice/Graduate and Postgraduate Certificate Clinical Practice – Acute Care pathway

Opening Date:
2 Nov 2018
Closing Date:
27 Nov 2018
Salary Range:

We are seeking a replacement external examiner commencing February 2019 for a period of 4 years for the Acute Care pathway in the BSc (Hons) Clinical Practice/Graduate and Post Graduate Certificate Clinical Practice courses. The University of Brighton offers extensive support for external examiners and holds workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the course leads and the Continuing and Postgraduate Education Academic Programme lead. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of one examination board per year.

Applicants are advised that the University applies the following criteria to external examiners:

  • The area of expertise of external examiners is within the area of examinations undertaken;
  • Applicants should have recently been employed (or are still employed) within a university appointment;
  • He/she must not have been a University of Brighton examiner within the last five years;

One External Examiner is required for:

BSc (Hons) Clinical Practice/Graduate Certificate and Post Graduate Certificate Clinical Practice – Acute Care pathway (including the following modules: Care of the Acutely Ill Adult, Physical Assessment of Adults (level 6), Operating Theatre Practice, Ophthalmic Outpatient Practice, Ophthalmic Surgical Practice, Ophthalmic Emergency Practice, Emergency Care Trauma and Emergency Care Admissions)

For an informal discussion, please contact the following:

Graduate Certificate/Post Graduate Certificate Clinical Practice course lead – Susanne Simmons, S.J.Simmons@brighton.ac.uk, 01273 644036.

Continuing and Postgraduate Education Academic Programme lead – Charlotte Ramage, C.M.Ramage@brighton.ac.uk,  01273 641163

Please forward your curriculum vitae to Nicky Pont, N.Pont@brighton.ac.uk, with the title of the course in the subject line. Following the closing date, expressions of interest will be considered and you will be informed of the outcome by 04/12/18.