External Examiner

Opening Date:
6 Aug 2015
Closing Date:
7 Sep 2015
Salary Range:

The School of Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work & Social Sciences is one of two Schools at the University of Salford that are involved in the preparation of health and social care professionals, and those wishing to work in the social science disciplines. The School is a centre of teaching and research in the fields of adult nursing, mental health nursing and children and young people’s nursing, with a local, national and international reputation in all areas.

We are looking to appoint external examiners for a 3 year period commencing September 2015. You will have responsibility for the external moderation of theoretical assessments and practice portfolios as well as supporting the relevant module teams with their planned assessment strategy. You would be expected to attend module and programme boards and complete an External Examiner Annual Monitoring Report. An Induction Day will be held in early November for new examiners.

We wish to appoint External Examiners to our current:

  1. Pre-registration BSc Children & Young People’s Nursing September & March intakes
  2. Pre-registration BSc Mental Health Nursing September & March intakes
  3. Pre-registration BSc Generic Pathway Modules for the three fields of practice

Denise Owens Programme Leader Pre-registration BSc Children & Young People’s Nursing
Telephone number – 0161 295 2749 Email – d.owens@salford.ac.uk

Dr Shelly Allen Programme Leader Pre-registration BSc Mental Health Nursing
Telephone number – 0161 205 7128 Email – s.l.allen@salford.ac.uk

If you are a Senior Lecturer or equivalent and are interested in applying for any of these roles, please forward your full Curriculum Vitae including details of your teaching, research, external examining and all other relevant information to the Programme Lead for your chosen field of practice. We also welcome those individuals new to the roe of External Examiner.

Closing date for applications: 7 September 2015