External Examiner – Healthcare-related research modules

Opening Date:
29 Jan 2020
Closing Date:
2 Mar 2020
Salary Range:

The University of Wolverhampton requires an external examiner for our portfolio of healthcare-related research modules and courses offered within the Department of Post-Registration Education in the Institute of Health, which offers CPD for qualified nurses, AHPs, and medical doctors. The external examiner will be expected to monitor the quality of the modular coursework across this provision with research focus.

The external examiner will be expected to monitor the quality of the healthcare research-based assessments (including Masters Dissertations) across the courses noted below:

• MSc Advanced Clinical Practice
• MSc Professional Practice in Healthcare
• BSc (Hons) Professional Practice in Healthcare
• MSc Emergency Practitioner
• MSc Adult Critical Care Nursing

We are seeking candidates whose expertise in healthcare research would enable them to monitor the quality of these courses and externally moderate assessed work from arising from the research-based modules offered in those courses. External examiners are required to attend at least one Assessment Board a year and complete 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.

The post is for an initial period of 4 years, starting at the beginning of academic year 2020-2021.

Interested persons should send their CV to following e-mail address: FEHWQuality@wlv.ac.uk

Closing date is 02/03/2020

Please quote reference number: CRE20.01.2020