156 week BSc (Hons) Midwifery and Postgraduate Diploma Midwifery and 85 week BSc (Hons) Midwifery and Postgraduate Diploma Midwifery

Opening Date:
30 Jan 2017
Closing Date:
3 Mar 2017
Salary Range:

The successful applicants will be appointed with effect from September 2017 for a term of four years. Experience as an external examiner is preferred but applications will be considered from individuals new to the examining role who are responsible for delivery of pre-registration programmes or modules in their own institution.

Essential criteria
Applicants must hold current NMC midwifery registration and hold a recorded teaching qualification with the NMC.

Desirable criteria
The Department of Midwifery operates an on-line submission, marking and feedback of assignments. Experience of electronic marking systems would be desirable.

All appointments are subject to meeting the University’s criteria for the appointment of external examiners.
We are unable to accept applications from University of Hull, Robert Gordon University and University of Wolverhampton.

Venue for delivery: St George’s University of London

Number of runs per year: 1

Tenure: 4 years to September 2021

Module and Programme Boards. Examination Board dates will be confirmed upon appointment. We expect External Examiners to attend at least 2 of these per year and attend practice to meet with Mentors/students once per year.

The External Examiner is required to submit an annual report, following which payment is made. Further information regarding the role of the External Examiner at KUSGUL can be found at http://www.kingston.ac.uk/externalexam/

Please submit a CV and covering letter to Georgina.sims@sgul.kingston.ac.uk by the closing date.
For more information contact Georgina.sims@sgul.kingston.ac.uk. Head of Department of Midwifery.