External Examiner – Foundation Degree in Acute Care

Opening Date:
17 Jun 2016
Closing Date:
9 Jul 2016
Salary Range:

Staffordshire University Faculty of Health Sciences is seeking to appoint an External Examiner to ensure appropriate quality standards are achieved within the Foundation Degree in Acute Care programme

We are seeking a replacement external examiner for the next academic year (2016/17) for the Foundation Degree in Acute Care and some of the modules within the programme. Staffordshire University offers extensive support for external examiners and holds workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the course lead and the Academic Group Lead for Adult Nursing and course leader. 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 Staffordshire University 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.