External Examiner – Mental Health Nursing

Opening Date:
4 Sep 2017
Closing Date:
18 Sep 2017
Salary Range:

College of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University

An opportunity has arisen in Swansea University to appoint an external examiner to our new part-time undergraduate pre-registration Mental Health Nursing programme, MSc Mental Health Nursing and to the existing full-time BSc Nursing (Mental Health), to commence in September 2017 for an initial four year period. The part-time programme is an exciting new development commissioned by Welsh Government which blends distance and work-based learning alongside more traditional learning and teaching methods.

The successful applicant will be asked to attend one examination board per year and submit an annual report following this. External examiners are also required to provide comments on proposed modifications and the development of new modules within their area of expertise.

Essential Criteria:
Experience of delivering pre-registration programmes
Current NMC registration on the appropriate part of the register

Desirable Criteria:
Previous experience as an external examiner

Date of appointment:
September 2017 – September 2021

Programme details will be provided to the appointee and induction/training offered.

Please note that due to existing external examiner arrangements we are not able to appoint candidates from the following institutions:
Bangor, Brighton, Birmingham City, Buckinghamshire, Canterbury Christchurch, Cardiff, Central Lancashire, Chester, Coventry, Dundee, Edge Hill, Hertfordshire, Keele, Kingston and St George’s, Lancashire, Leeds, Liverpool, Liverpool John Moore’s, Queen Alexandra Hospital, Salford, South Wales, Teesside, Ulster and Welsh institutions.

For expressions of interest, further information on the programme or to submit your CV, please contact Cath Williams on 01792 602872 or C.Williams@swansea.ac.uk