Urgent External Examiner Vacancy – CPD in Health-Related Courses

Opening Date:
14 Mar 2023
Closing Date:
25 Apr 2023
Salary Range:

We are seeking an external examiner for our Continuing Professional Development in health-related courses at Bournemouth University. We are looking to appoint to by July 2023 and the period of appointment will be for a maximum of four years.

Joining the BU nursing team as an external examiner means you will be part of a team committed to developing the next generation of nurses and the development of those in practice. We have an extensive CPD portfolio which includes the Care of Clients with Long Term Conditions, Care of Clients with Minor Illness, Clinical Practice Profile and Principles of Critical Care Nursing.

As an External Examiner you will:

  • Be a registered nurse
  • Have expertise in the design, delivery, and assessment of primary care education, as evidenced by their current (or previous) post within a higher education establishment.
  • Attend at least one assessment board each year
  • Be available to review assessment material electronically at points throughout the year
  • Review new modules in preparation for validation events.
  • Submit an annual report to the University Quality and Standard Boards.

Further information about the role of an external examiner at BU can be found in the following link:

For more details and an informal conversation please contact Dr Cindy Cox CPD Programme lead cmcox@bournemouth.ac.uk

Please send expressions of interest together with a current CV to Dr Cindy Cox CPD Programme Lead by 25th April 2023 cmcox@bournemouth.ac.uk

We will also require proof of your right to work in the UK prior to the making the appointment.