External Examiner – BSc (Hons) Midwifery

Opening Date:
7 Apr 2016
Closing Date:
27 Apr 2016
Salary Range:

The School of Health and Social Care is the largest school in London South Bank University, with a long standing reputation for excellence in the education, research and practice development of a variety of health and social care specialists. The school is seeking to appoint a replacement external examiner to the following programme:

  • BSc (Hons) Pre Registration Midwifery programme.

The three year programme leads to the students becoming eligible to register with the Nursing and Midwifery Council as registered midwives.

The University operates a two-tier examination board system, with external examiners being initially appointed to a Subject Area Board where they will oversee a number of academic modules. More experienced external examiners may subsequently be appointed to an Award and Progression Examination Board. The examination boards meet three times a year and there is an expectation that the external examiner will attend at least one examination board and submit an annual report to the University.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified academic staff within the relevant field of education. All appointments are subject to the candidate meeting the University’s criteria for appointment.

Please apply with a CV and letter of interest outlining your experience, specific area of expertise in education, research and/or clinical practice to:

Ian Govender, Quality Assurance Admin Manager, govendi@lsbu.ac.uk

For further information please contact Margaret Walsh (Lead Midwife for Education), m.walsh@lsbu.ac.uk, 0207 815 5923, 0790 953 4410 (mob.)