External Examiner – Pre-registration Nursing (Adult/Mental Health)

Opening Date:
29 Jan 2024
Closing Date:
6 Mar 2024
Salary Range:

We are seeking to appoint a Subject External Examiner for the Pre-registration Nursing (Adult and Mental Health) programme. This programme is based within the School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health. It is a full time/part time 3/4-year undergraduate programme which on successful completion leads to eligibility to register with the Nursing & Midwifery Council on part 1 of the register. This position does require the external examiner to be an Adult or Mental Health Nurse, have a recordable teaching qualification and a current registration with the Nursing & Midwifery Council.

The appointment will be for four years from August 2024, and the commitment required is as follows:

  • 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.

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 Wednesday 6th March, or for further information about the role email Clare Carpenter (Programme Lead) clare.carpenter@plymouth.ac.uk.