External Examiner – Dip HE and BSc (Hons) Operating Department Practice

Opening Date:
14 Oct 2016
Closing Date:
11 Nov 2016
Salary Range:

The Faculty of Health, Education and Life Sciences is seeking to appoint an External Examiner for the Diploma HE Operating Department Practice and BSc (Hons) Operating Department Practice, starting the 2016/17 academic year.

The successful applicant must hold a minimum academic qualification at degree level. Professional registration within the relevant field of healthcare would also be desirable. All coursework is electronically submitted via Moodle and marked online; External Examiners will be required to use the online moderating process. User guides and support will be available. The External Examiner would be expected to attend a minimum of two Examination Boards per academic year, in addition to the annual programme quality event.

Previous experience is desirable but not essential. The University provides an induction for all External Examiners, mentorship will be provided for candidates new to external examining posts.
The appointment will run from the appointment date for a period of four years.

For an application form, please contact jane.binks@bcu.ac.uk.
For further information or informal discussion, please contact Karen Fearon, Head of Department, karen.fearon@bcu.ac.uk, 0121 331 6127