External Subject Specialist – MSc Community Health Studies Specialist Practice Award in District Nursing

Opening Date:
28 Mar 2023
Closing Date:
5 May 2023
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 Subject Specialist for the revalidation of our MSc Community Health Studies Specialist Practice Award in District Nursing.

External Subject Specialists are independent academic experts who engage with the development of and review programmes of study to ensure the quality and standards of the proposal will deliver the expected award level and student experience required, and to provide subject-specific advice on learning, teaching and assessment practices. As the External Subject Specialist, you will be required to submit a report which will form part of the Programme Approval Committee’s (PAC) decision making process, and you will be invited to join the Committee when the programme is under review. You will receive a fee plus expenses and travel for attending the event.

The proposed date for the NMC/PAC approval event is April 2024 (10th/11th/18th April – date to be confirmed).

Essential Criteria:

  • Experience of delivering community district nursing programmes
  • Current NMC registration on the appropriate part of the register
  • Nurse Prescriber

Desirable Criteria:

  • Previous experience as an external examiner

Date of appointment: April 2024

Closing Date: 5 May 2023

Please note that due to existing external examiner arrangements we are not able accept applications from staff in Cardiff University, Glyndwr University, University of Suffolk, Keele University and Oxford Brookes University,

Please send initial expressions of interest and a CV to the programme director, Alyson Bray a.bray@swansea.ac.uk