External Examiner – BSc(Hons) Professional Practice

Opening Date:
1 Feb 2018
Closing Date:
9 Mar 2018
Salary Range:

We are seeking a replacement external examiner for the BSc (Hons) Professional Practice course. This is a ‘top up’ part time degree programme for practitioners in health and social care wishing to continue with their studies to degree level. The University of Brighton offers extensive support for external examiners and holds workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the course leads and the Continuing and Postgraduate Education 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;
  • 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 ideally have a qualification registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council and internal and external examining experience.

One External Examiner is required for: BSc (Hons) Professional Practice

For an informal discussion, please contact the following:

BSc (Hons) Professional Practice course leader, Hannah Morris, H.Morris3@brighton.ac.uk,  01273 644027

Continuing and Postgraduate Education Academic Programme lead – Charlotte Ramage, C.M.Ramage@brighton.ac.uk, 01273 641164

Please forward your curriculum vitae to Nicky Pont, N.Pont@brighton.ac.uk, with the title of the course (neonatal care/child pathway) in the subject line. Following the closing date, expressions of interest will be considered and you will be informed of the outcome as soon as possible.

Commencement date September 2018 for a period of 4 years

Further information may be found on the University website at www.brighton.ac.uk/cpdhealth