External Examiner Appointment Masters in Medical Education

Opening Date:
18 Apr 2014
Closing Date:
30 May 2014
Salary Range:

Staffordshire University Faculty of Health Sciences is seeking to appoint an External Examiner to ensure appropriate quality standards are achieved for the Level 7
PgC / Dip / MSc Medical Education

This is a modular, distance learning award for health and social care professionals who take trainees / learners in their workplace. Completion of the Postgraduate Certificate stage results in accreditation with the Higher Education Academy as Associate Fellow.

The award modules are:

Postgraduate Certificate:
Introduction to Educational Theory
Approaches to Teaching and Learning in Healthcare
Observation and Reflection on Healthcare Teaching
Assessment and Appraisal in Healthcare Education

The Culture of Education in Healthcare
Contemporary Issues in Healthcare Education
Negotiated Module

Applications from suitably qualified and experienced academic staff to fulfil this role are currently being sought.
The tenure for this post is for 4 years commencing 1st October 2014.

If you are interested in this exciting new position or wish to discuss it further please contact Jo Carruthers (Award Lead) at the address given below.

Application is via full academic CV.

Staffordshire University
Faculty of Health Sciences
Blackheath Lane
Tel: 01785 353689 / 01785 353766
Email: J.carruthers@staffs.ac.uk