External Examiner for BSc (Hons) Midwifery: Registered Midwife (Second Registration Course)

Opening Date:
3 Apr 2017
Closing Date:
21 Apr 2017
Salary Range:

The University of Bedfordshire, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences is seeking to appoint an external examiner to the above course. This 21 month, full-time course is designed for adult nurses seeking registration as a midwife.

The course extends over a period of six academic semesters. It adopts a work-integrated approach to learning which facilitates the application of theoretical learning within the workplace. Students attend University one day a week and engage in work-based learning activities in a healthcare practice setting for the remainder of the time. The course runs yearly with approximately 10 students in each intake.

We are keen to recruit someone who has experience of short course Midwifery and as an external examiner.

The term of office for the successful candidate will be for a period of 4 years from September 2017. The current course is due for re-approval in 2019.

Please note that all External Examiner appointments are subject to approval by the University’s External Examiner Committee.

For expressions of interest please send a current CV by 21 May 2017 to:
Amanda.willetts@beds.ac.uk or Meryl.dimmock@beds.ac.uk