External Examiner – Nursing CPD

Opening Date:
4 Jun 2021
Closing Date:
5 Jul 2021
Salary Range:

We wish to appoint an external examiner to be part of our healthcare CPD external examining team. The successful applicant will take responsibility for a range of clinically focused, practice based undergraduate and post graduate programmes and level six and level seven stand-alone modules within our undergraduate and postgraduate CPD framework as listed below.

  • Introduction to Physical Assessment 15 credits Levels 6 and 7
  • Advanced Physical Assessment and Decision Making 30 credits Level 7
  • Minor Illness 30 credits Level 6 and 7
  • Minor Injuries 30 credits Level 6 and 7
  • Contraception and Sexual Health 15 credits Levels 6 and 7
    (theory only)
  • Contraception and Sexual Health 30 credits Levels 6 and 7
    (theory and practice)
  • Critical Care Core Concepts 30 credits Levels 6 and 7
  • Perioperative Care 30 credits Levels 6
  • Capabilities of Advanced Clinical Practice 30 credits Level 7
    (Core module for the MSc ACP programmes)
  • MSc Advanced Clinical Practice (Nursing)
  • MSc Advanced Clinical Practice (Primary Care Nursing)
  • Accredited programmes

As an External Examiner, you will be expected to: externally moderate and report on samples of work – including those submitted by organisations whose programmes we accredit; attend (virtually) first tier Subject Assessment Boards three times a year in September, February and June and write an annual report. We would also expect you to attend our External Examiners’ Induction.

Expected start date: Autumn Term, October 2021

Length of appointment: 4 years.

Closing date: Monday 5th July, 2021

For further information, or if you wish to apply (letter of application and a CV please), contact:

Dr Venetia Brown, SFHEA
Associate Professor
Director of Programmes (Nursing)/Co-Director of Teaching and Learning
Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education
Middlesex University
The Burroughs
London. NW4 4BT

e-mail: v.brown@mdx.ac.uk