Pre-registration Nursing programmes

Opening Date:
27 Mar 2015
Closing Date:
9 Apr 2015
Salary Range:

The College of Human and Health Sciences has vacancies for external examiners for the following pre-registration Nursing programmes (Adult, Child and Mental Health fields):

  • BSc Nursing (Adult) – March 2015 and September 2015 cohorts
  • BSc Nursing (Child) – September 2015 cohort
  • BSc Nursing (Mental Health) – September 2015 cohort

Role Specification:

The external examiner is asked to look at a sample of the assessments and report on:

  • the administration of the programme
  • the standards and consistency of internal marking
  • the standards of student performance
  • the extent to which the regulations and processes of the University are correctly applied and adhered to
  • whether the academic standards of the programme are appropriate
  • examples of good practice identified
  • You would be asked to attend one examination board per year and submit an annual report following this.

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: April 2015 – April 2018 (March cohort) and September 2015 – September 2018 (September cohorts)

Closing Date: 9th April 2015

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

For expressions of interest. further information on the programme or to submit your CV, please contact Gwyneth Warner on 01792 513465 or