Three Field External Examiners to support modules within Adult Nursing

Opening Date:
4 Mar 2024
Closing Date:
18 Mar 2024
Salary Range:

UWE Bristol, School of Health and Social Wellbeing is seeking three Field External Examiners to support modules within Adult Nursing. The post will be for 4 years commencing on 01/10/2024 and includes the need to attend various examination boards.

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

The subject cluster requires Field External Examiners to represent a range of academic perspectives within the Adult Nursing subject area, the three portfolios will consist of some of the following modules:

Adult Nurse 1:
• Collaborative Approaches to Effective Pain Management
• Critical Care in Practice
• Enhancing Practice in Burn Care
• Introduction to Emergency Care
• Mastering Emergency Care
• Principles of Critical Care
• Principles of Neurosciences
• Principles of Perioperative Care

Adult Nurse 2:
• Care of the Adult with Diabetes
• Chronic and Acute Care Management of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
• Dementia: Principles of Care
• Fundamental Principles of Dementia Care
• Principles of Dementia Care
• Public Health and Health Promotion for Professional Practice
• Stroke Care

Adult Nurse 3:
• Dual Diagnosis: Substance Misuse and Mental Health
• Family and Carer Work for Serious Mental Illness
• Medication Management in Mental Health Practice
• Mental Health and Well-being of Children and Young People
• Motivational Interviewing: Strategies for Lifestyle Changes
• Principles of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
• Solution Focused Practice – Developing Empowering Conversations with People
• Supporting and Managing those at Risk of Suicide
• The Social and Policy Context of Mental Health Nursing
• Working With A Person Experiencing Mental Health Crisis

Please note, some of the portfolio will also be delivered at our Collaborative Partners.

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: External examiners – Assessments | UWE Bristol

For further information about the roles and provision please contact Carole Irwin, Associate Director of Academic Standards and Regulation –

To apply, please send your expression of interest and a CV to quoting the role you would like to apply for in the subject field, e.g. ‘Adult Nurse 1’.

The closing date for this application is 18/03/2024.