Jobs: Wales

External Examiner – BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy

Opening Date:
31 Mar 2020
Closing Date:
20 Apr 2020
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Cardiff University is a member of the Russell Group of Britain’s leading research universities and is regarded as a university of first choice among high calibre students. Cardiff School of Healthcare Sciences is a thriving centre of teaching and research in the fields of Nursing & Midwifery and Allied Health Professions, with a local, national and international reputation in all areas. We wish to appoint a new External Examiner to our Bachelor of Science (Hons) Physiotherapy programme. The term of office will be for four academic years commencing with effect from September 2020 and applications are invited from Senior Lecturers, or above, who have HCPC registration. Please note that external examiners are required to engage with assessment of both theory and practice elements of the programme. External Examiners should attend a minimum of one examination board per year and will be invited to meet with students and mentors. Details of the current programme can be found at http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/courses/course/physiotherapy-bsc If you are interested in applying for this vacancy, please forward your full Curriculum Vitae, including details of your research, publications, teaching and external examining experience, along with any other relevant information to: Anne Bebb Tel: 029 2068 7293 Email: bebbae1@cardiff.ac.uk The closing date for receipt of applications is 20-04-2020

External Examiner Vacancy – CertHE Health Care Studies

Opening Date:
13 Mar 2020
Closing Date:
31 May 2020
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College of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University The College of Human and Health Sciences is seeking an external examiner for the CertHE Health Care Studies 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
  • The successful applicant will be asked to attend one examination board per year and submit an annual report following this. External examiners are also required to provide comments on proposed modifications and the development of new modules within their area of expertise.
Previous external examiner experience is desirable; however, those new to external examining are strongly encouraged to apply. Essential Criteria: Experience of delivering relevant programmes at HE level Desirable Criteria: Previous experience as an external examiner Date of appointment: September 2020 – September 2024 Closing Date: May 31st 2020 Programme details will be provided to the appointee and induction/training offered. Please note that due to existing external examiner arrangements we are not able accept applications from staff in the following institutions: Canterbury Christ Church University Please send initial expressions of interest and a CV to the programme director, Andrew Evered, A.Evered@Swansea.ac.uk