External Examiner – Pre-Registration Nursing Programme (Mental Health)

Opening Date:
27 Apr 2022
Closing Date:
20 May 2022
Salary Range:
  • Bachelor of Science Nursing – Mental Health
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) Nursing – Mental Health
  • Master of Science Nursing – Mental Health
  • BSc (Honours)/MSc Child and Mental Health 4 year
  • Dual Award Programme

The University of Dundee is seeking to appoint an External Examiner in the Mental Health field for our Pre-registration Nursing Programme – Mental Health. The successful applicant may also have the opportunity to undertake some post-registration and/or postgraduate external examining related to their expertise, and by negotiation.

The University requires that External Examiners have qualifications at least equivalent to the Programme being examined, so the successful applicants will possess a Masters Degree. A teaching qualification relevant to Higher Education is also essential for this post.

Please be aware that the NMC requires external examiners for Nursing and Midwifery programmes to possess current registration on the appropriate part of the NMC Register.

All appointments will be from 1 October 2022 and will be initially for a four-year period.

The University’s Assessment and External Examiners Overview, which includes a link to the ‘Guidance on External Examining of Undergraduate and Taught Postgraduate Programmes including the Conduct of Examination Boards’, can be found at:


For further information please contact:

Mrs Lynn Griffin
Head of Undergraduate Studies
School of Health Sciences
Telephone: 01382 388667
Email: l.griffin@dundee.ac.uk


Dr Joan Cameron
Associate Dean Learning and Teaching
School of Health Sciences
Telephone: 01382 388531
Email: j.cameron@dundee.ac.uk

Please forward expressions of interest, together with your CV to Kay Findlay at HealthSciences-QA@dundee.ac.uk