External Examiner – (Pre-registration) Nursing

Opening Date:
9 Jan 2018
Closing Date:
9 Feb 2018
Salary Range:
  • BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing (full-time)
  • BSc (Hons) Mental Health Nursing (full-time)
  • BSc (Hons) Child Nursing (full-time)

The College of Human and Health Sciences at Swansea University is seeking to appoint an external examiner for each of the above nursing programmes to commence in September 2018 for an initial four year period to oversee the September 2018 cohort and the first year of the September 2021 cohort.

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 2018 – September 2022

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:
Abertay, Bedfordshire, Birmingham City, Canterbury Christchurch, Cardiff, Chester, Coventry, Cumbria – Lancaster, De Montfort, Edge Hill – Lancashire, Essex, Glasgow Caledonian, Hertfordshire, Keele, Leeds, Liverpool, Liverpool John Moore’s, London South Bank, Manchester Met, Oxford Brookes, Salford, Southampton, Suffolk, Sunderland, Trinity College Dublin, West of England, Worcester, York and Welsh institutions.

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