External Examiners – BSc (Hons) Nursing (Adult) and BSc (Hons) Nursing (Mental Health)

Opening Date:
31 Jan 2022
Closing Date:
28 Feb 2022
Salary Range:

The School of Health and Social Care within the Faculty of Medicine, Health and Life Science at Swansea University is seeking to appoint an external examiner for each of the above nursing programmes to commence in March 2022 for an initial four year period and cover subsequent cohorts as necessary.

The successful applicants will be asked to attend one examination board per year and submit an annual report following this. External examiners are also required to provide comments on proposed modifications and the development of new modules within their area of expertise.

Essential Criteria:

  • Experience of delivering pre-registration programmes
  • Current NMC registration on the appropriate part of the register

Desirable Criteria:

  • Previous experience as an external examiner

Date of appointment:
March 2022 – March 2026

Closing date:
28 February 2022

Programme details will be provided to the appointee and induction/training offered.

Please note that due to existing external examiner arrangements we are not able to appoint candidates from the following institutions:

Coventry, Cardiff University, Oxford Brookes, Sheffield Hallam, Staffordshire University, Surrey, Leeds Beckett University, University of Hertfordshire, Brunel University London, Glyndwr University, University of Ulster, Edinburgh Napier University, The University of Bedfordshire, Birmingham City, University of Birmingham, Bangor, Buckinghamshire, Open University, Angela Ruskin University Cambridge, University of Salford, Keele University, Canterbury Christ Church University, South Bank University, Derby University, Worcester University, Edge Hill Lancashire, UWE Bristol, Northampton University, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow University, Manchester Met, University of South Wales, Kingston University and St George’s University London, Anglia Ruskin University Cambridge, and Bournemouth University

For expressions of interest, further information on the programme or to submit your CV, please contact Kevin Akerman on K.L.Akerman@Swansea.ac.uk