External Examiner – Post Graduate Certificate in General Practice Nursing

Opening Date:
14 Jul 2021
Closing Date:
6 Aug 2021
Salary Range:

The Three Counties School of Nursing and Midwifery at the University of Worcester is seeking an External Examiner for the Post Graduate Certificate in General Practice Nursing programme.

The University requires that external examiners have qualifications at least equal to the programme being examined, therefore must have:

  • must be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council and have relevant subject knowledge and experience;
  • Preferably holds a General Practice Nursing qualification or has experience working as a General Practice Nurse
  • Applicants should have recently been employed (or are still employed) within a university appointment;
  • He/she must not have been a University of Worcester examiner within the last five years;

The University of Worcester offers support for external examiners and a full induction day.

Further support is also provided by the Course leader and module team. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of one examination board per year.

The appointment will be from September 2021 to December 2025.

All appointments are subject to the candidate meeting the University’s criteria for appointment. Applications are by submission of CV.

If you would like further information regarding this post please contact Dr Kerry Gaskin, Head of Department for Midwifery and CPD, k.gaskin@worc.ac.uk

Interested individuals are also required to send a copy of their CV to Sarah Weaver, s.weaver@worc.ac.uk (Course Leader, General Practice Nursing) for consideration by the closing date of Friday 6th August 2021.