External Examiner – Postgraduate Certificate in Advanced Trauma & Orthopedic Care with University of Northampton and Oxford University Hospitals

Opening Date:
2 Oct 2023
Closing Date:
31 Oct 2023
Salary Range:

The University of Northampton is seeking to appoint an External Examiner in the Nursing subject area for the following programme run in partnership with Oxford University Hospitals (OUH) NHS Foundation Trust.

  • Postgraduate Certificate in Advanced Trauma & Orthopedic Care

OUH is a world-renowned center of clinical excellent and one of the largest NHS teaching trusts in the UK.
Students on this programme will develop the specialist knowledge and skills in trauma and orthopedic care and to manage the complexity within the specialty using evidence-based practice.

The ideal candidate will:

  • be suitably qualified with expertise in the above areas.
  • have previous experience as an external examiner but is not essential.
  • have previous experience of working in partnerships but is not essential.

The appointment will be for the four academic years 2023 to 2027 and will start immediately upon appointment.

Please note that we cannot currently accept applications from staff at the following institutions:

  • University of Essex
  • Queens University, Belfast
  • University of Winchester
  • University of Roehampton
  • University of Worcester
  • Ulster University
  • University College London
  • University of Sheffield
  • University of West London
  • University of York
  • University of Chester
  • University of Nottingham

The University of Northampton will not appoint an External Examiner from any of our approved partnerships. This information will be checked upon application.

If you are interested in applying or if you require any further information, please send a recent CV or email of enquiry to externalexaminers@northampton.ac.uk

If you are unsuccessful in your application, we will destroy your application and CV after 1 month of the advert closing. If you are successful, your application and CV will be retained securely for 5 years, one year after the end of the 4-year contract.

The University of Northampton is committed to creating a learning experience that celebrates equality and harnesses the power of diversity as exemplified by the rich social and ethnic backgrounds of our student body. We encourage applications from colleagues from diverse backgrounds to ensure that external scrutiny continues to challenge and inspire us.