External Examiner for FdSc Paramedic Emergency Care; BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science; and BSc Paramedic Science.

Opening Date:
11 Mar 2015
Closing Date:
16 Apr 2015
Salary Range:

The Faculty of Health and Life Sciences at Oxford Brookes University is seeking to appoint an external examiner to our existing FdSc Paramedic Emergency Care programme and our new BSc (Hons) and BSC Paramedic Science programmes.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced academic staff. Applicants will be required to have:

  • Current HCPC registration as a paramedic
  • Current employment with a UK university with no recent formal links to OBU
  • Evidence of internal examining/moderation

Previous external examiner experience is desirable but not essential. The successful candidate would be expected to monitor the quality of our programmes and externally moderate any assessment activities. Attendance at one assessment board will be expected as a minimum requirement along with completion of a concise annual report. Additionally, input regarding proposed modification and/or development to existing programmes/modules may be required.

The post is for an initial period of 3 years, commencing at the start of the new academic year, September 2015 to August 2018.

Interested individuals are welcome to contact Paul Newton, Interim Programme Lead at p.newton@brookes.ac.uk or telephone 01865 482800 for further information.

Please submit a written statement of interest with a full CV to Dr Liz Westcott, Department Head for Clinical Health Care (westcottej@brookes.ac.uk).

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