External Examiner – BMedSci & PG Certificate in Neonatal Intensive Care

Opening Date:
13 Feb 2019
Closing Date:
15 Mar 2019
Salary Range:

The School of Nursing and midwifery is seeking to appoint an external examiner to oversee suite of commissioned programmes:

  • MedSci (Hons) Health and Social Care: Neonatal Intensive care
  • PG Certificate: Neonatal Intensive Care

It is desirable that the potential examiner would be in a position to oversee all programmes as some units are delivered concurrently. However, we are willing to divide the programmes between suitably qualified individuals. The appointment would be for a period of four years from September 2019 and examiners would be expected to:

  • Review and approve examination papers
  • Review and comment on QA procedures relating to the internal assessment of student work
  • The examiner would also be invited to attend OSCE examinations review non-paper based assessments
  • Attend relevant examinations boards/Boards of Study
  • Comment on/contribute to programme development
  • Write a yearly report

Applications a invited from suitably qualified/experience individuals who should email an expression of interest and CV to: For additional information please contact Barbara Howard (b.w.howard@sheffield.ac.uk). Expressions of interest and CV should be sent to Mrs Tracey Pacan (Team Leader) at t.m.pacan@sheffield.ac.uk