External Examiner – BSc (Hons) Professional Practice

Opening Date:
12 Jun 2020
Closing Date:
17 Jul 2020
Salary Range:

The University of Central Lancashire is seeking to appoint an experienced and suitably qualified academic to act as External Examiner for

  • Advanced Certificate in Palliative Care
  • Advanced Certificate in Introduction to Chronic
  • Oedema Management

The successful applicant must be registered on the NMC register and have relevant experience of working in the arena of long term conditions, cancer and/or palliative care. In addition, he/she will work with our existing External Examiners to review a number of modules within the BSc (Hons) Professional Practice Programme. This will include modules delivered at both Level 6 and level 7, with some of the modules shared between pathways.

The External Examiner will be expected to attend the programme assessment board, consider student work and contribute to the overall assessment process.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced academic staff. All appointments are subject to the candidate meeting the University’s criteria for appointment. Applications are by submission of CV.

The appointment will be with effect from September 2020 and will be for a period of four years. Further programme information enquiries and application via Curriculum Vitae to Alice Thompson:


Alice Thompson
Senior Lecturer/Course Leader
Brook Building
University of Central Lancashire University
Preston, Lancashire

Additional contact email address for applications/queries:

Adele Nightingale
Principal Lecturer