External Examiner – BSc(Hons) Midwifery (156 weeks) programme

Opening Date:
29 Jan 2014
Closing Date:
27 Feb 2014
Salary Range:

The University of Salford’s School of Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work & Social Sciences wishes to appoint an External Examiner for our existing BSc (Hons) 156 week midwifery programme. The post is to start as soon as possible and the tenure is for four years. We are seeking applications from academics currently involved in pre-registration midwifery education and who have suitable qualifications and experience.

Details of the programme can be viewed via the link below:

The midwifery programme has one intake of 42 students per year. The post requires external moderation of both theory and practice assessments across all levels, completion of an annual monitoring report and attendance at the relevant Boards of Examiners.

The School of Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work & Social Sciences utilises the software tool Turnitin for E–submission and E-marking. An induction day is offered to newly appointed external examiners with the opportunity to meet with University, and Programme level academic and support staff. This induction will take place usually in November.

If you are interested in this position or wish to discuss the opportunity with a member of the academic staff please contact Anne Leyland, Programme Leader, 0161 295 2512, email: e.a.leyland@salford.ac.uk.

Letters of application are invited, together with Curriculum Vitae by 27th February 2014 to:

Anne Leyland, MSc, Bsc, RM, RGN, IBLCA
Lecturer in Midwifery, School of Nursing Midwifery and Social Sciences
Directorate of Midwifery, Counselling and Psychotherapy
Mary Seacole Building, University of Salford,
Salford M6 6PU