External Examiners – Allied Health and Applied Social Sciences

Opening Date:
9 Sep 2016
Closing Date:
30 Sep 2016
Salary Range:

Allied Health and Applied Social Sciences at the University of Worcester is seeking an External Examiner for the following programme:

  • PG Cert Urgent and Acute Clinical Care

The PG Cert Urgent and Acute Care programme is a multi-professional programme aimed at supporting staff working in a primary care setting to deliver high quality urgent and acute care within a complex and demanding primary care environment. In addition to being External Examiner for this programme you will also be External Examiner for the following modules:

  • Non-medical prescribing (level 6 and &7)
  • Advanced health assessment adult, paediatric and newborn

Non-medical Prescribing and Advanced Health Assessment are successful courses/modules that run at the University of Worcester and forms part of the BSc (Hons) Health Sciences top up degree and the MSc Advancing Practice. It attracts applicants across a range of professions including nurses and pharmacists.

The post requires you to have substantial experience in teaching or leading on Masters programmes. In addition for the External Examiner for Non-medical Prescribing you are required to hold the qualification of non-medical prescriber. In addition, the role requires external moderation of assessments, attendance at the Boards of Examiners and completion of an Annual Monitoring Report.

The appointment will be with effect from 1st October.

Programme details will be provided to the appointee and a full induction day will be offered.

It you would like further information regarding this post please contact Jane Nicol, programme lead for Masters in Advancing Practice,  j.nicol@worc.ac.uk, 01905 855382.

Interested individuals are also required to send a copy of their CV for consideration.