External Examiner – BSc Paramedic Science

Opening Date:
12 Apr 2016
Closing Date:
30 Apr 2016
Salary Range:

The Faculty of Health Studies at the University of Bradford is looking for a dedicated individual to undertake the role of external examiner for our new BSc Paramedic Science programme. This new programme is unique in the way the teaching and learning will be delivered and that it includes a Sandwich year with our local ambulance service.

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

You should be a qualified paramedic and have the appropriate current HCPC registration. You should also have appropriate expertise and experience to 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.

The appointee will be required to moderate a sample of work and you will also be required to produce an annual report and attend Boards of Examiners as appropriate.

For Further information contact j.pansini-murrell@bradford.ac.uk or a.hoswell@bradford.ac.uk

Interested individuals should submit a CV in the first instance to s.ledger@bradford.ac.uk by 30 April 2016.