External Examiner – Continuing Professional Development Courses in Long Term Conditions

Opening Date:
10 Jun 2015
Closing Date:
17 Jul 2015
Salary Range:

The School of Nursing and midwifery is seeking to appoint an external examiner to oversee suite of commissioned programmes:

  • BMedSci Health and Social Care Studies – Ongoing and Supportive Care
  • BMedSci Health and Social Care – Primary Care and Public Health
  • PGC: Long term conditions
  • PGC: Cancer Care

It is desirable that the potential examiner would be in a position to oversee all programmes as some units are delivered concurrently. However, we are willing to divide the programmes between suitably qualified individuals.

The appointment would be for a period of four years from September 2015 and examiners would be expected to:

  • Review and approve examination papers
  • Review and comment on QA procedures relating to the internal assessment of student work
  • The examiner would also be invited to attend OSCE examinations review non-paper based assessments
  • Attend relevant examinations boards/ Boards of Study
  • Comment on/contribute to programme development
  • Write a yearly report

Applications a invited from suitably qualified/experience individuals who should email an expression of interest and CV to:

Mrs Tracey Pacan (Team Leader) at t.m.pacan@sheffield.ac.uk

For additional information please contact Mark Limb (m.k.limb@sheffield.ac.uk)