External Examiner – FDSc Nursing Associate (Apprenticeship route)

Opening Date:
7 Feb 2020
Closing Date:
20 Mar 2020
Salary Range:

The Leicester School of Nursing and Midwifery, at De Montfort University is seeking to appoint an external examiner for the FDSc Nursing Associate (Apprenticeship route) programme which is delivered in collaboration with University Hospitals Leicester and their practice partners. This is due to expansion of the provision. The duties will include the review of the students’ academic work and Practice Assessment Documents, attendance at assessment boards, plus visiting practice learning partners at least once per year to fulfil Nursing and Midwifery Council requirements. Placements are mainly in Leicester, but also in Leicestershire and Rutland, in a variety of settings.

We welcome applications from NMC registered, experienced academics with a strong background in delivering pre-registration programmes for nursing associates who possess knowledge of the NMC Standards for Education (2018) and QAA benchmarks. External examiner appointments are for a period of four years and the role would commence as soon as possible following appointment. If you would like to discuss this opportunity please contact Lou Hunt, co-programme leader lou.hunt@dmu.ac.uk 0116 207 8577. To apply for this post please email your expression of interest and a copy of your CV to lou.hunt@dmu.ac.uk.