For Immediate Start – External Examiner Required in Nursing (Adult Nursing)

Opening Date:
21 Apr 2023
Closing Date:
4 May 2023
Salary Range:

UWE Bristol, School of Health, and Social Wellbeing is seeking a Field External Examiner to start as soon as possible. The post will be for 4 years and includes the need to attend various examination boards.

Essential: Applicants must be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council.

The subject cluster require a Field External Examiner to represent a range of academic perspectives in the field of Adult Nursing, specifically aligned to our evidencing work-based learning modules.

  • The Management of Head and Neck Cancer
  • Skills in Supportive and End of Life Care
  • End of Life Care
  • Communication Skills in Supportive and End of Life Care
  • The Nature and Treatment of Cancer
  • Recognising and Responding to a Deteriorating Patient
  • Cancer Care
  • Sexual Health
  • Acute Medical Assessment: Theory and Practice

We particularly encourage applications from members of Black and Minority Ethnic communities, as this group is currently underrepresented among external examiners.

You will be required to attend examination boards during the year and complete an annual report. The External Examiners operational guide can be accessed by using this link:

For further information about the roles and provision please contact Carole Irwin (Quality, Governance and Enhancement – School of Health and Social Wellbeing) at

To apply, please send your expression of interest and a CV to quoting ‘Adult Nursing EE’ in the subject field.