University of Glasgow External Examiner: BN Degree

Opening Date:
29 Mar 2017
Closing Date:
30 Apr 2017
Salary Range:

An External Examiner is required for courses in Years 1, 2 and 3 of the BN (Hons) Degree programme at the Nursing & Health Care School, University of Glasgow. The Nursing & Health Care School is part of the School of Medicine, within the College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences (MVLS). For further information regarding the College, please visit

We offer both an Honours (4 years) and Ordinary Degree (3 years), leading to Registration in Nursing. Our students have rated the School as the Best in the UK in 4 of the past 5 years and our graduates are highly valued and have excellent employment prospects. Our School has also been rated Number 1 in The Sunday Times Good University Guide in 2014, 2015 and 2016.

We have access to excellent facilities and a wide range of world renowned experts in their subjects. The integration of a strong science component, with caring and leadership skills, is a unique feature of our undergraduate programme. We have excellent relationships with clinical staff across NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde where students have clinical placements.

The ideal candidate would have undergraduate nursing programme experience and a strong science background. The appointment will be for 4 years, from October 2017, to cover the following courses:

• Nursing and Integrated Biomedical & Life Science 1
• Integrated Biomedical and Life Science 2
• Human Disease and Pathology 3

and the commitment required is a follows:

• To engage in communication with the UG programme team
• To review of a range of coursework throughout the year
• Attendance at the June Examination Board/s including morning meetings with students and staff and the submission of the External Examiner report.

For further information, please contact Deirdre Moriarty (; Tel: 0141 330 3902)

If you wish to be considered for this post, please email your CV to Susan Fyfe (