Extermal Examiner – BSc(Hons) Professional Practice – End of Life Care pathway and BSc(Hons)/Grad Cert Acute Clinical Practice – Cancer Care pathway

Opening Date:
2 Sep 2016
Closing Date:
7 Oct 2016
Salary Range:

We are seeking a replacement external examiner from academic year 2017/18 for BSc (Hons) Professional Practice and BSc (Hons)/Graduate Certificate Acute Clinical Practice courses. The University of Brighton offers extensive support for external examiners and holds annual workshops. Further support is provided by 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

Modules include:

  • End of life: principles of care – level 6 and 7
  • End of life care for people with long term conditions – level 6 and 7
  • Cancer care: survivorship and living with cancer – level 6 and 7
  • Cancer care: care and management of clients with haemo-oncological conditions – level 6
  • Work based learning: cytotoxic chemotherapy – level 6
  • Cancer care: supporting patients undergoing acute treatments – level 6

For an informal discussion, please contact any one of the following:

BSc (Hons) Professional Practice course lead Marian Willmer, M.Willmer@brighton.ac.uk, 01273 644086

BSc (Hons) Acute Clinical Practice course lead Chrissie Spiers, C.M.Spiers@brighton.ac.uk, 01273 644063

Graduate Certificate in Acute Clinical Practice course lead Susanne Simmons, S.J.Simmons@brighton.ac.uk, 01273 644036

Please forward your curriculum vitae to Nicky Pont, N.Pont@brighton.ac.uk with the course title in the subject line.