Jobs: Wessex

External Examiner – BSc (Hons) Children and Young Peoples Nursing

Opening Date:
1 Jan 2018
Closing Date:
1 Mar 2018
Salary Range:
We are looking for a dedicated individual to undertake the role of external examiner for our BSc (Hons) Children and Young Peoples Nursing programme. Your role & responsibilities would include:
  • confirming the comparability of standards of student performance at with those of similar modules at other UK Institutions of Higher Education;
  • confirming that the assessment process in its entirety is sound, and has been fairly conducted with full regard to justice to students;
  • Providing an annual report to the University
  • Attending assessment boards.
You should have appropriate expertise and experience to be able to undertake a role in the quality assurance of academic standards in Higher Education and should hold NMC registration in Children’s nursing. All External Examiners for programmes leading to registration or recordable qualifications with the Nursing and Midwifery Council will be expected to maintain their registration to the NMC professional register for the duration of their engagement. The appointees will be required to moderate a sample of coursework in relation to units within the programme. You will also be required to produce an annual report and attend Assessment Boards as appropriate. You will also be required to attend a Bournemouth University one day External Examiners Induction session in the first year of your appointment. Please send expressions of interest and an accompanying CV to programme leader Dr Ann Bevan at All appointments are subject to verification of eligibility to work in the UK, as per UK Visas and Immigration requirements. Please refer to the UKVI website for further information.