External Examiner – BSc(Hons) Physiotherapy

Opening Date:
4 Oct 2016
Closing Date:
4 Nov 2016
Salary Range:

College of Life, Health And Physical Sciences
School of Health Sciences

Eastbourne Campus, 49, Darley Road, Eastbourne, BN20 7UR

We are seeking a replacement external examiner from academic year 2017/2018 for the BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy course. The University of Brighton offers extensive support for external examiners and holds workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the Course leader and Head of Physiotherapy. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of one examination board per year.

Applicants are advised that the University applies the following criteria to external examiners:

  • The area of expertise of external examiners is within the area of examinations undertaken;
  • Applicants should have recently been employed (or are still employed) within a university appointment;
  • He/she must not have been a University of Brighton examiner within the last five years;
  • He/she will have a recognised Physiotherapy qualification, and be Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) registered.

One External Examiner is required for the full-time, 3 year, pre-registration BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy course.

The role would involve being an external examiner across a range of Year 1, 2 and 3 modules, working alongside the current external examiner.

Commencement date October 2017 for a period of 4 years

For an informal discussion, please contact any one of the following:
Course leader Patricia Fordham, p.fordham@brighton.ac.uk, 01273 644588
Head of Physiotherapy Dr Angela Glynn, a.glynn@brighton.ac.uk, 01273 643660

Please forward your curriculum vitae to Nicky Pont, N.Pont@brighton.ac.uk with the title of the course in the subject line.

Further information about the School of Health Sciences may be found on the University website at www.brighton.ac.uk