External Examiner – Full Time MSc Advanced Practice in Health Care

Opening Date:
7 Aug 2019
Closing Date:
9 Sep 2019
Salary Range:

College of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University

The College of Human and Health Sciences is seeking to appoint an external examiner for the newly developed full time MSc Advanced Practice in Health Care. The programme consists of all core modules and has distinct modules mapped against the four pillars of advanced practice.

The successful applicant will be asked to attend one examination board per year and subsequently submit an annual report. External examiners are also required to provide comments on proposed modifications and the development of new modules within their area of expertise.

Previous external examiner experience is desirable; however, those new to external examining are strongly encouraged to apply.

Essential Criteria:

  • Experience of delivering relevant programmes at HE level
  • Current NMC registration on the appropriate part of the register

Desirable Criteria:

  • Previous experience as an external examiner

Date of appointment: September 2019 – January 2021

Programme details will be provided to the appointee and induction/training offered.

Please note that due to existing external examiner arrangements we are not able accept applications from staff in the following institutions: Bangor University, University of Bedfordshire, Birmingham City, Bournemouth University, Buckinghamshire New University, Cardiff University, Coventry University,  Dundee University, Edge Hill University, Keele University, Kingston University and St George’s, University of London, Leeds Beckett, Liverpool John Moores, The University of Liverpool, Manchester Met, Middlesex University, Queen’s University Belfast, Salford, South Wales University, Trinity College Dublin, Ulster University, University of Cumbria, University of Sheffield, University of the West of England, University of Wolverhampton and University of Worcester.

Please send initial expressions of interest and a CV to the programme director, Jonathan Thomas, Jonathan.w.thomas@swansea.ac.uk