External Examiner for FDSc Nursing Associate Programme

Opening Date:
14 May 2021
Closing Date:
11 Jun 2021
Salary Range:

The University of Central Lancashire is seeking to appoint experienced and suitably qualified academics to act as External Examiners for the FdSc Nursing Associate programme, The School of Nursing has a long tradition of delivering pre-registration nursing programmes, successfully validating and delivering a programme in line with the NMC Standards for Education, since September 2019. The programme delivery includes both full-time direct entry students and apprentice learners.

The successful applicant must be registered with the Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC) and have relevant experience of working in adult nursing practice settings as well as teaching on a pre-registration nursing programme. S/he will review a number of modules within the Nursing Associate programme. This will include modules delivered at levels 4 and 5. An induction is provided that the appointee will be expected to attend, and ideally, the external examiner will have had experience of external examining.

The External Examiner will be expected to attend the programme assessment board, consider student work and contribute to the overall assessment process.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced academic staff. All appointments are subject to the candidate meeting the University’s criteria for appointment.

The appointment will be with effect from September 2021 and will be for a period of 3.5 years. To apply, please submit your Curriculum Vitae to DCalder@uclan.ac.uk

For further information about the programme, please contact

Donna Calder
Course leader for FDSc Nursing Associate Programme
School of Nursing

Email: dcalder@uclan.ac.uk

School of Nursing
Brook Building
University of Central Lancashire
Preston, Lancashire, PR1 2HE