External Examiners – Kings College London

Opening Date:
1 Mar 2024
Closing Date:
1 May 2024
Salary Range:

The Florence Nightingale Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery & Palliative Care, King’s College London, is seeking to appoint external examiners to our Faculty Assessment Boards and we welcome expressions of interest from senior academics committed to developing quality teaching, learning and assessment. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from those who have expertise in the following areas:

MSc Surgical Care
BSc Child Nursing with expertise in neonatal care
BSc Midwifery

King’s College London is an internationally renowned university delivering exceptional education and world-leading research. We are dedicated to driving positive and sustainable change in society and realising our vision of making the world a better place. We offer cutting edge postgraduate research, postgraduate taught and undergraduate education programmes. Our pre-registration nursing and midwifery programmes include placements in world-leading health care services. Our postgraduate and interdisciplinary programmes are informed by our excellent research. On our programmes, students are taught and inspired by the leaders of today and tomorrow.

The role of the External Examiner is to assure the quality of awards with respect to national standards.
Key duties include:
• Advising Boards of Examiners on the content and standards of assessments
• Moderating samples of exam scripts and other assessed materials
• Attending Boards of Examiners to approve awards and degree classifications
• Advising on academic misconduct and appeal cases
• Submitting an annual report

To express an interest, please send a copy of your curriculum vitae (including NMC PIN and revalidation date, where applicable) and a covering letter to the email address below:

Dr Andy Williamson
Quality Assurance Manager
Email: andy.williamson@kcl.ac.uk