External Examiner – Pre-registration and Post-registration Midwifery

Opening Date:
8 Feb 2024
Closing Date:
11 Mar 2024
Salary Range:

We are seeking to appoint a Subject External Examiner for the programmes listed below:

Pre-registration BSc & MSc Midwifery programmes
Post-registration MSc 2 year conversion programme for students with a previous BSc Adult Nursing qualification

The programmes are based within the School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health.

The term of office will be for four academic years commencing with effect from August 2024 and applications are invited from Senior Lecturers or above who hold registered teacher status with the NMC.

  • To review a range of coursework throughout the year.
  • To attend via Zoom an assessment panel per year and to submit an annual external examiner report.
  • To engage in communication with the programme team.
  • To carry out an interim visit per year, either in person or by virtual means, to meet with staff and students to obtain feedback on assessment in practice and to strengthen your engagement with the ongoing teaching, learning and assessment processes.

Details of our current programmes can be found at: https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/courses/undergraduate/bsc-midwifery

All appointments are subject to the candidate meeting the University’s criteria for appointment. If you would like to be considered for this role, please submit a CV by email to health-extex@plymouth.ac.uk by Monday 11th March 2024, or for further information about the role email rachel.stanyer@plymouth.ac.uk (Lead Midwife for Education).