External Examiner – MSc Advanced Nurse Practitioner/MSc Professional Practice

Opening Date:
22 Jan 2024
Closing Date:
8 Mar 2024
Salary Range:

The Centre for Rural Health Sciences are seeking to appoint an External Examiner for:
MSc Advanced Nursing Practice/ MSc Professional Practice

The role of the External Examiner is to provide assurance on:
a. whether academic standards are set and maintained at appropriate levels
b. whether the assessment process is appropriate, rigorous, equitable, effective and conducted in line with policies, regulations and guidance
c. whether the standard of student performance is properly judged against the level set, and
d. the comparability of the standard and level of student achievement with those in other higher education institutions.

This post will be effective from 1st September 2024 and the term of office would normally be four years.

Applicants must have current NMC or HCPC registration, and relevant academic experience in advanced clinical practice and have experience of program delivery. Previous experience as an external examiner is welcomed, but consideration will be given to those seeking their first appointment. All External Examiner appointments are subject to approval by the University’s Joint Faculty Executive Committee.

If you are interested in applying, please submit a detailed CV to Vivien Willeboordse vivien.willeboordse@uhi.ac.uk

If you require further information please email Roland Preston roland.preston@uhi.ac.uk

Closing date for applications: Friday 8th March 2024