Jobs: Greater London

External Examiner – BSc/MSc Clinical Practice

Opening Date:
3 Aug 2020
Closing Date:
21 Aug 2020
Salary Range:
The College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare is seeking to appoint two external examiners for the BSc (Hons) and MSc Clinical Practice courses, which form part of our post Registration delivery here at the University. Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced lecturers in nursing, with an active interest/expertise in acute and critical care education for post qualified heath care professionals. Interested applicants should preferably have had experience of external examining in at least one other Higher Education Institution. (All appointments are subject to the candidate meeting the University’s criteria for appointment). The appointment will be with effect from September 2020 and tenure will normally be for a period of four years. The assessment boards are all held on our Brentford campus*. As an External Examiner you will be expected to:
  • Have current registration with the NMC
  • Be employed in Higher Education and have experience teaching and assessing at levels 6 and 7.
  • Moderating samples of examination/essay scripts and other assessed materials, advising module assessment boards on the content and standard of assessments.
  • Attend a minimum of 2 assessment boards a year, which are held on our Brentford campus*.
  • Attend the Annual Field Reviews*.
  • Review new modules in preparation for validation events.
  • Advise on academic misconduct and appeal cases.
  • Submitting an annual report to the University Quality Boards.
*currently all meetings that can be, including assessment boards and annual reviews, are being conducted virtually using Microsoft Teams. You would be part of a team of external examiners for the Post-registration nursing, midwifery and healthcare courses here at the University. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions. If you are interested in the above post please send your expressions of interest, together with a full CV, in the first instance to: Laila Paulsen Laila.paulsen@uwl.ac.uk

External Examiner – BSc Public Health and Health Promotion with Foundation Year

Opening Date:
3 Aug 2020
Closing Date:
21 Aug 2020
Salary Range:
The College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare at the University of West London is seeking to appoint an external examiner for the following course: BSc Public Health and Health Promotion with one year Foundation Degree As an External Examiner you will be expected to:
  • Be employed in Higher Education
  • Scrutinize samples of examination/essay scripts and other assessed materials, advising module assessment boards on the content and standard of assessments.
  • Attend a minimum of 2 assessment boards a year. The assessment boards are all held on our Brentford campus.
  • Attend the Annual Field Reviews.
  • Review new modules in preparation for validation events.
  • Advise on academic misconduct and appeal cases.
  • Submit an annual report to the University Quality Boards.
The external examiner will be supporting our academic partner institution the London School of Science and Technology who also run the above course. If you have not been an external examiner before, a mentor would be appointed for you. For candidates new to external examining, attendance at the Professional development course for External Examiner organised by HE Advance (formerly known as the Higher Education Academy) is an advantage. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions. If you are interested in the above post please send your expressions of interest, together with a full CV, in the first instance to: Laila Paulsen Senior Lecturer, Academic Quality Lead College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare University of West London laila.paulsen@uwl.ac.uk 0208 209 4118

External Examiner- College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare

Opening Date:
29 Jul 2020
Closing Date:
14 Aug 2020
Salary Range:
The College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare is seeking to appoint an external examiner for our modules that we run in partnership with Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust. The modules cover a diverse range of subject specialisms
  • Anaesthetic Practitioner module for Nurses
  • Care of the Trauma and Orthopaedic Patient
  • Paediatric Critical Care
  • Physical Examination of the Newborn
Interested applicants should preferably have had experience of external examining in at least one other Higher Education Institution. The appointment will be with effect from September 2020 and tenure will normally be for a period of four years. The assessment boards are all held on our Brentford campus*. As an External Examiner you will be expected to:
  • Have current registration with the NMC
  • Be employed in Higher Education and have experience teaching and assessing at levels 6 and 7.
  • Moderating samples of examination/essay scripts and other assessed materials, advising module assessment boards on the content and standard of assessments.
  • Attend a minimum of 2 assessment boards a year, which are held on our Brentford campus*.
  • Attend the Annual Field Reviews*.
  • Review new modules in preparation for validation events.
  • Advise on academic misconduct and appeal cases.
  • Submitting an annual report to the University Quality Boards.
You would be part of a team of external examiners for the Post-registration nursing, midwifery and healthcare courses here at the University. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions. If you are interested in the above post please send your expressions of interest, together with a full CV, in the first instance to: Laila Paulsen Senior Lecturer College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare University of West London laila.paulsen@uwl.ac.uk