External Examiner – Post Registration BSc (Hons) Professional Clinical Practice and MSc Professional Clinical Practice Programmes

Opening Date:
16 Feb 2023
Closing Date:
30 Apr 2023
Salary Range:

The Leicester School of Nursing and Midwifery, at De Montfort University is seeking to appoint an External Examiner to complement our existing team of external examiners aligned to the part time BSc (Hons) Professional Clinical Practice (Level 6) and MSc Professional Clinical Practice (level 7) programmes within our Post Registration Continuing Professional Development portfolio.

You will need to be a health care professional registered with a professional statutory body and will be expected to work with module leaders across a broad range of adult focussed modules, including – but not exclusive to – the specialist areas of emergency care/ gastroenterology, theatres / surgical practice, research, leadership, professional accountability and practice assessment

Duties will include the review of the students’ academic work and practice assessment documentation, attendance at assessment boards and the writing of an annual report. All appointments are subject to meeting the University’s criteria for the appointment of external examiners. The successful applicant would be appointed with effect from 1st December 2023, a term of four academic years.

Informal enquiries can be made to the programme lead – see below.

Applications should be made by CV to Deborah Dowsett with a brief summary indicating any previous external examining experience.

Deborah Dowsett
Senior Lecturer,
BSc/MSc Professional Clinical Practice Programme Leader
Telephone 0116 2013884
Email ddowsett@dmu.ac.uk