The School of Allied Health Professionals and Midwifery at the University of Bradford is looking for a dedicated individual to undertake the role of external examiner for our existing Postgraduate Certificate Outpatient Diagnostic Hysteroscopy and Diagnostic Service Development programme to commence immediately.

The programme is for experienced nurses and healthcare practitioners who have the opportunity to take on challenging roles in women’s outpatient services, working across professional boundaries to meet the change in management of Gynaecological services. This programme is focused on a work-based curriculum that has key distance learning elements so enabling a national profile of students within each intake. The course team work closely with the British Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy (BSGE) to ensure their best practice standards are achieved.

An overview of your role and responsibilities includes:

  • Confirming the comparability of standards of student performance at University of Bradford with those of similar modules at other UK Institutions of Higher Education;
  • Confirming that the assessment process in its entirety is sound, and has been fairly conducted with full regard to justice to students;
  • Reporting and advising on the above by means of approving coursework and examination papers and providing an annual report to the University;
  • Moderating a sample of work and attend Boards of Examiners as appropriate.

You should have appropriate expertise/experience in the areas of Outpatient Diagnostic Hysteroscopy, be able to undertake a role in the assurance of academic standards in Higher Education and should be aware of modern developments in the design and delivery of the flexible curriculum.

You should not hold more than one other UK Higher Education External Examiner post at the start of the contract and be qualified to at least the level of the programme to be examined.

Further information about the School and programmes can be found at:

Outpatient Diagnostic Hysteroscopy and Diagnostic Service Development –

Overview. This 60 credit module will extend the nurses scope of practice to provide a nurse led see and treat hysteroscopy service for women on behalf of your employer.

For Further information about the role please contact Rae Nesbitt at or telephone 01274 236483 

Interested individuals should submit a CV in the first instance to Laura Baxter at by 16 August 2019.