External Examiner – School of Health Sciences

Opening Date:
20 Jul 2016
Closing Date:
1 Aug 2016
Salary Range:

The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences requires External Examiners to support the School of Health Sciences.

Our nursing programmes are ranked second in the UK by The Times/Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016 and The Complete University Guide. The School has a rich community of leading healthcare researchers and the programmes of study on offer reflect the current and future work of the clusters of expertise situated within the School.

External Examiners will be appointed for three years starting in September 2016 with the possibility of further extension for a fourth year. They are expected and encouraged to comment on the content of the subject area particularly with regard to subject benchmarks, the structure of the programme, the appropriateness of the assessment procedures and the general conduct of the assessment process. Ideally External Examiners will be able to examine across both the undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.

We are looking for External Examiners to cover the following modules:

  • Advanced communication Skills/Higher Level Communication
  • Cancer in Society
  • Challenges in pain management
  • Chemotherapy Nursing Practice isues in care and management
  • Palliative Care Interventions

Application is by electronic submission of Curriculum Vitae to Karen Hughes, Head of Programmes (Professional Development Programmes). For further information and/or discussion of this vacancy please contact 01483 682939, K.Hughes@surrey.ac.uk.

Deadline for applications is Monday 1st August 2016.