The external examiner will be expected to monitor the quality of the coursework across the following:
Pre-registration nursing modules including generic and adult field specific modules at level 4, 5, 6 and 7
The University of Wolverhampton are seeking to appoint three External Examiners for our pre-registration nursing courses within the Institute of Health Professions, Faculty of Education Health and Wellbeing. The University of Wolverhampton is a significant provider of nurse education in the UK, covering Adult, Child, Learning Disability and Mental Health nursing.
This post will incorporate both established Bachelor and newly developed Masters level pre-registration courses (pending validation). The successfully applicants will be required to contribute to our module exam boards, meet with students and visit practice areas during the tenure, in order to provide feedback for our quality monitoring processes. We are seeking candidates whose areas of expertise would enable him or her to monitor the quality of these programmes and externally moderate assessed work. External examiners are required to attend at least one assessment board per year and complete an annual report. External examiners are also required to provide comments on proposed modifications and the development of new modules within their area of expertise. We will provide comprehensive training and support for the post. We would welcome applicants who have had experience of NMC or QAA reviewing.
Commencement date September 2015
If you are interested in these external examiner posts, please send expressions of interest, together with a full academic Curriculum Vitae, in the first instance to: FEHWquality@wlv.ac.uk
The closing date for applications is 30th June 2015. We will contact the successful applicants after this date.