External Examiner – BSc(Hons) Nursing – Adult

Opening Date:
16 Jul 2018
Closing Date:
7 Sep 2018
Salary Range:

The BSc (Hons) Nursing (Adult) course requires an external examiner for academic year 2018/19. The role involves reviewing Year 1, 2 and 3 modules, liaising with module leads, working alongside the current external examiners, undertaking practice visits, attending assessments (where feasible) and attending a minimum of one exam board/year. The University of Brighton offers extensive support for external examiners and holds annual workshops, further support is also provided by the course lead. Previous external examiner experience is welcome but not essential.

The University applies the following criteria to external examiner applicants:

  • must have expertise within the subject area
  • should have university employment (or within the last 6 months)
  • must not have been a University of Brighton external examiner within the last five years
  • must have a recognised nursing qualification and be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC)
  • must have adult nursing experience

The specific modules allocated to the external examiner are:

Level 4

  • NI402 Human Qualities in Nursing
  • NI404 Psychosocial studies in Nursing
  • NI405 Professional Nursing Practice Year 1

Level 5

  • NI501 Public Health for Nursing Practice
  • NI503 Extended International Elective (Optional)
  • NI505 International Nursing Elective (Optional)
  • NI519 International Nursing Elective – European students (Optional)
  • NI511 Adults with Long Term Conditions

Level 6

  •  NI602 End of Life Care
  • NI604 Professional Adult Nursing Practice Year 3

Commencement date – 01 October 2018 for a period of 4 years

For an informal discussion or any further information, please contact the course lead Jessica Mills, j.mills@brighton.ac.uk, 01273 644014

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: www.brighton.ac.uk