External Examiner – MSc Advanced Practice in Health Care – Full Time Route

Opening Date:
19 May 2021
Closing Date:
1 Jul 2021
Salary Range:

College of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University

The College of Human and Health Sciences is seeking an external examiner for the MSc Advanced Practice in Health Care, full-time route. The full-time programme runs over a two-year period and students undertake a variety of core modules aligned to the Welsh four pillars of advanced practice.

Applicants should hold appropriate academic qualifications and professional registration. The successful applicant will be asked to attend one examination board per year and submit an annual report following this. 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 2021 – September 2025

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: Cardiff, Surrey, Bradford, Kingston University and St George’s University of London, University of Bedfordshire, Open University, University of Sheffield, Glyndwr University, City University of London, University of West London, Birmingham City, University of Birmingham, Trinity College Dublin, Queen’s University Belfast, Bournemouth, University of South Wales, Hertfordshire and University of Worcester.

For expressions of interest, further information on the programme or to submit your CV, please contact Jonathan Thomas, Jonathan.W.Thomas@swansea.ac.uk