External Examiner – Undergraduate Midwifery Programmes, (BSc (Hons) Midwifery)

Opening Date:
29 Jul 2021
Closing Date:
19 Aug 2021
Salary Range:

Competitive salary of £200 annual flat fee, plus £6 for each student completer

The School of Health Sciences, within the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences at the University of Nottingham, is seeking to appoint an External Examiner for our Undergraduate Midwifery Programmes

Further details about the programme can be found on our website at: nottingham.ac.uk/healthsciences/undergraduate/midwifery-courses/index.aspx

External examiner requirements and regulations:

External examiner responsibilities include external moderation of assessments, completion of an annual monitoring report and attendance at Examination boards (at least one per year). The School uses an electronic marking system. External examiners are required to make use of the system during the external moderation process.

Applicants should the hold appropriate academic qualifications, including, a teaching qualification and a Masters or higher level qualification.

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 are subject to the candidate meeting the University’s criteria for appointment.

The University’s Assessment and External Examiners Overview can be found at:

The appointment will be from September/October 2021 and will be for a period of four years.

How to apply
Interested individuals should send their expressions of interest together with a full Curriculum Vitae including your NMC PIN, name as it appears on the NMC register, details of your research, publications, teaching and external examining, along with any other relevant information to Kay Akhter, email: kay.akhter@nottingham.ac.uk

For queries about the role contact:
Rachel Best, Lead Midwife for Education and Academic Plan Lead for Pre-Registration Midwifery Programmes
email: nmzrh@exmail.nottingham.ac.uk