External Examiner – PG Dip Specialist Community Public Health Nurse, Health Visiting and School Nursing

Opening Date:
11 Jul 2023
Closing Date:
21 Jul 2023
Salary Range:

Bournemouth University is seeking to appoint an External Examiner for the Post Graduate Diploma Specialist Community Public Health Nurse: Health Visiting and School Nursing programmes. These programmes are newly approved against the NMC 2022 Standards of proficiency for SCPHN’s and the Standards for post-registration programmes.

We are looking to appoint an experienced external examiner, preferably an SCPHN programme leader who is currently NMC registered as a Specialist Community Public Health Nurse, Health Visitor or School Nurse.

The appointment will be for a period of 4 years starting in October 2023 and the University provides an External Examiner Induction/Briefing seminar in November and March each year to support new and experienced External Examiners. The fee paid to External Examiners per year is £450.

As External Examiner, your duties would include:

  • External moderation of a range of assignments at Level 7
  • Review proposed assessment briefs to determine their appropriateness
  • Submission of an annual report to the Academic Quality department
  • Attendance at Assessment Boards
  • Advising on matters such as programme review and/or modifications

Please send expressions of interest with a current CV to:
Dr Karen Rees, Principal Academic/SCPHN programme lead (krees@bournemouth.ac.uk)
by Friday 21st July 2023.

We will also require proof of your right to work in the UK prior to the making the appointment.