External Examiner – FdSc Nursing Associate

Opening Date:
26 May 2021
Closing Date:
4 Jun 2021
Salary Range:

The University of Northampton is looking for an External Examiner for FdSc Nursing Associate.

The University of Northampton is looking to recruit a suitable qualified NMC registered academic to act as External Examiner for the FdSc Nursing Associate programme. The university has a long history of delivering nursing programmes at pre and post graduate level. FdSc Nursing Associate is the newest programme within the existing provision. The university has been involved with nursing associates since the first wave of the pilot programmes in 2017. The programme is validated to the NMC (2018) programme standards and recruits both apprentices and direct entry UCAS entry students.

We are looking for someone:

  • who is suitably qualified with expertise in the above areas, ideally a Programme Leader or Senior Lecturer on similar programmes;
  • a Nursing Midwifery Council (NMC) registrant;
  • previous experience as an external examiner is preferred but not essential

The appointment will be for the four academic years 2021 to 2025, from 1 October 2021

Please note that we cannot currently accept applications from staff at The University of Staffordshire of Sheffield Hallam University.

Closing date: 04/06/2021

If you are interested in applying for this role (or to request further information), please send a recent CV to Ruth Smith, Programme Lead for Nursing Associate Programmes ruth.smith@northampton.ac.uk

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.