BA (Hons) Youth and Community Work

Opening Date:
16 Nov 2017
Closing Date:
30 Nov 2017
Salary Range:

We are seeking to appoint an External Examiner with immediate effect.

Interested applicants must have experience of external examining in at least one other Higher Education Institution and substantial recent Fieldwork Practice.

The vacancy is for BA (Hons) Youth and Community Work.

We are looking for someone as a Professional Practice (Placement) External Examiner who is JNC qualified. There are 3 Qualificatory Practice Units (Placement) and 3 related Academic Modules. This post would suit someone who currently manages the Fieldwork element of the Programme in their own institution.

Please note that we are unable to accept applications from you if:

  • You are a current external examiner within the University of Cumbria or have been in the previous four years if you have served a four year term with us previously
  • You are currently professionally involved with members of the programme team
  • You have been employed within the previous five years by the University or at one of its associate institutions.

Information on the external examining role at the University of Cumbria is available via the following link:

If you would like further information, please contact Peter Crossley, Professional Practice Leader at

To apply please email your CV to Peter Crossley at the above email address.