External Examiner

Opening Date:
27 Sep 2017
Closing Date:
15 Oct 2017
Salary Range:

University of the West of England, Bristol, Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences, is seeking to appoint the following external examiner for a start from October 2017 for modules within the new programme FdSc Integrated Mental Health and Social Care. Previous applicants for this position need not apply.

Reference FD04/17

The following current modules are expected to be part of the examiners portfolio (delivered at University Centre Weston):

  • Skills for Healthcare Practice 1
  • Communication for Healthcare Practice
  • Physiology, Health and Disease
  • Introduction to Psychology and Sociology for Integrated Practice
  • Skills for Healthcare Practice 2
  • Supporting people in crisis
  • Integrated Approaches to Complex Needs
  • An Introduction To Research Methodologies and Methods
  • Mental Health and Wellbeing

Applications will be accepted from individuals new to the examining role with relevant professional experience.

Essential Criteria
Current NMC registration Mental Health field

Desirable criteria
Experience of delivering foundation degrees in own institution

All appointments are subject to meeting the University’s criteria for the appointment of external examiners.

We are unable to accept applications from the following Universities for this post:
South Wales, Cardiff, Hertfordshire,
Tenure: 4 years
Field Boards – currently February, June, July, November. We expect External Examiners would be able to attend at least 2 out of 4 boards.

More information about the external examiner role at UWE is available here http://www1.uwe.ac.uk/aboutus/departmentsandservices/professionalservices/academicservices/qualitymanagement/externalexaminerresources.aspx

Please submit a CV and covering letter to Angela.Hudson@uwe.ac.uk by the closing date.

Please contact the field leader Angela Hudson on 0117 3288635 for more information or via email Angela.Hudson@uwe.ac.uk

Closing Date: 15/10/17