External Examiner – BSc(Hons) Nursing (Child)

Opening Date:
22 Jan 2016
Closing Date:
29 Apr 2016
Salary Range:
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UNIVERSITY OF BRIGHTON
COLLEGE OF LIFE, HEALTH AND PHYSICAL SCIENCES
SCHOOL OF HEALTH SCIENCES
Falmer Campus, Westlain House, Falmer, BN1 9PH

We are seeking a replacement external examiner from the next academic year (2016/17) for the BSc (Hons) Nursing course. The University of Brighton offers extensive support for external examiners and holds workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the course lead and the Nursing Academic Programme lead. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of one examination board per year.

Applicants are advised that the University applies the following criteria to external examiners:

  • The area of expertise of external examiners is within the area of examinations undertaken – the particular need is for expertise within child field;
  • Applicants should have recently been employed (or are still employed) within a university appointment;
  • He/she must not have been a University of Brighton examiner within the last five years;
  • He/she will have a recognised Nursing qualification, and be Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) registered.

One External Examiner is required for the full-time, 3 year, pre-registration BSc (Hons) Nursing course. The role would involve being an external examiner across a range of Year 1, 2 and 3 modules, working alongside the current external examiners.

Commencement date September 2016 for a period of 4 years.

For an informal discussion, please contact any one of the following:

Course Lead – Jessica Hargreaves: email j.hargreaves2@brighton.ac.uk, phone 01273 644014

Nursing Academic Programme lead – Pippa Hillen: email p.j.g.hillen@brighton.ac.uk, phone 01273 644043

Please forward your curriculum vitae to Nicky Pont with the title of the course in the subject line.

Further information about the School of Health Sciences may be found on the University website