External Examiner BSc(Hons) Midwifery

Opening Date:
7 Nov 2018
Closing Date:
31 Dec 2018
Salary Range:

We are seeking a new external examiner for the BSc (Hons) Midwifery course. The University of Brighton offers extensive support for external examiners and holds annual workshops. Further support is also provided by the course lead and the Midwifery 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;
  • He/she will have a recognised Midwifery qualification, and be Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) registered.
  • He/she will have midwifery nursing experience

One External Examiner is required for the full-time, 3 year, pre-registration BSc (Hons) Midwifery course.

The role would involve being an external examiner across a range of Year 2 and 3 modules, working alongside the current external examiner who oversees the year 1 modules.

Commencement date Sept 2019 for a period of 4 years

For an informal discussion, please contact:

Course lead – Sarah Lewis-Tulett: s.lewis-tulett@brighton.ac.uk or Lead Midwife for Education and Midwifery Academic Programme lead – Tania McIntosh:  T.Mcintosh@brighton.ac.uk

Please forward your curriculum vitae to Nicky Pont N.Pont@brighton.ac.uk with the title of the course in the subject line.

Further information about the School of Health Sciences may be found on the University website at https://www.brighton.ac.uk/about-us/contact-us/academic-departments/school-of-health-sciences.aspx