We are seeking a replacement external examiner for the BSc (Hons) Professional Practice course. This is a ‘top up’ part time degree programme for practitioners in health and social care wishing to continue with their studies to degree level. The University of Brighton offers extensive support for external examiners and holds workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the course leads and the Continuing and Postgraduate Education Academic Programme lead. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of one examination board per year. Applicants are advised that the University applies the following criteria to external examiners:
- The area of expertise of external examiners is within the area of examinations undertaken;
- Applicants should have recently been employed (or are still employed) within a university appointment;
- He/she must not have been a University of Brighton examiner within the last five years;
- He/she will ideally have a qualification registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council and internal and external examining experience.