External Examiner – Cert Midwifery Return to Practice & BSc (Hons) Midwifery Studies

Opening Date:
26 Jun 2014
Closing Date:
11 Jul 2014
Salary Range:

The Division of Midwifery, Neonatal and Sexual Health, in the School of Health, UCLan is seeking to appoint an external examiner for the programmes within a new post- qualification framework for midwives. This is currently being developed in collaboration with midwives and Heads of Midwifery in local NHS Trusts.

External Examiners are expected to oversee the quality of modules (theory and practice), programmes, attend Exam Boards and visit students at the University.

Applicants will be required to have:

• Current NMC registration as a Midwife.
• Registered Midwifery Lecturer and currently employed within a UK AEI university with no formal links with the UCLan in the last five years.
• Evidence of internal examining experience.
• Previous external examining experience is desirable but not essential.

All new examiners to the University will be expected to attend an induction event for external examiners. Tenure of appointment is four years.

If you are interested in this role and for further information
please contact Judith Shaw Lead Midwife, Prinicipal Lecturer jshaw5@uclan.ac.uk or telephone 01772893817.

Please submit a full CV and expression of interest to sohquality@uclan.ac.uk, no later than Friday 11th July 2014.