External Expert – MSc International Nursing Studies

Opening Date:
1 Mar 2021
Closing Date:
19 Mar 2021
Salary Range:

We are seeking to appoint an External Expert for an upcoming reapproval of event at the University of Bradford. The existing MSc International Nursing Studies has undergone a Periodic Review and as an outcome a revised curriculum is to be presented for approval.

The School of Nursing and Healthcare Leadership at the University of Bradford is home to the MSc International Nursing Studies. The MSc is designed for international and home students who are registered nurses/midwives with an interest in global health, specifically international nursing practice and research. The programme aims to develop international nurses/midwives to develop as autonomous learners capable of engaging with complex academic work at Masters’ level in order to advance their own nursing knowledge and skills to advance and lead healthcare quality improvement in their own areas of nursing/midwifery practice.

As an External Experts you will be invited to review programme documentation and submit a written report, attendance at the online meeting is not required. The successful candidate will be sent the documentation on 28th April 2021 and will have 2 weeks to read and complete a written report to return to the University by 12th May 2021.

Applicants should be either a registered nurse or midwife with a background in either nursing and/or midwifery from clinical practice or from education with interest in global health. They should teach at Masters’ level and have experience of quality assurance with the Higher Education sector in the UK and internationally.

Experts external to the University bring their professional expertise and insight to activities such as programme review, modification and approval. They are a valuable asset to the University in assuring that the programmes it delivers are academically coherent, current in terms of the most recent academic, professional and industrial developments and relevant to the needs of employers.

An overview of the role of External Experts can be found on the Learning Quality and Teaching Excellence webpages with a detailed role description.

For further information please contact Laura Baxter: l.baxter1@bradford.ac.uk or telephone 01274 23 5637.

Interested individuals should submit a CV to Laura Baxter by Friday 19th March 2021