External Examiner – BSc (Hons) Professional Clinical Practice and MSc Professional Clinical Practice Programmes

Opening Date:
27 Jan 2020
Closing Date:
17 Feb 2020
Salary Range:

The Leicester School of Nursing and Midwifery, at De Montfort University is seeking to appoint an External Examiner to complement our existing team of external examiners aligned to the BSc (Hons) Professional Clinical Practice (Level 6) and MSc Professional Clinical Practice (level 7) programmes within our post registration continuing professional development portfolio. The successful applicant will be a health care professional registered with a professional statutory body.

The successful applicant will be expected to work with module leaders across a broad range of adult focussed modules, including – but not exclusive to – the specialist areas of nutrition, older adults, stoma care, gastroenterology, theatres / surgical practice.

The duties will include the review of the students’ academic work and Practice Assessment Documents, attendance at assessment boards and writing an annual report. All appointments are subject to meeting the University’s criteria for the appointment of external examiners. The successful applicant would be appointed with effect from March 2020 for a term of four academic years.

Closing date – Monday 17/2/2020

Informal enquiries can be made to the programme lead – see below. Applications should be made by CV to Coral Tonna with a brief summary indicating any previous external examining experience.

Coral Tonna
Senior Lecturer,
BSc (Hons) Professional Clinical Practice Programme Leader
Telephone 0116 2013851
Email- coral.tonna@dmu.ac.uk