External Examiner for the degree in Health Studies (BSc (Hons) Health Studies) and Graduate Diploma/Certificate: Professional studies

Opening Date:
26 May 2015
Closing Date:
26 Jun 2015
Salary Range:

An External Examiner is required for the BSc (Hons) Health Studies at Plymouth University. The programme is based within the Faculty of Health and Human Sciences and is a CPD programme for health and social care undergraduates. The programme offers a range of ‘step-on’, ‘step-off’ modules; of which 80 are delivered in partnership with our local NHS Trusts. This position require the External Examiner to have appropriate experience, a mental health background and a degree of flexibility as modules can come and go within the programme, in order to be able to review a variety of clinical and core modules that may be delivered at different times of the year.

As there are developments and changes within the Faculty, this appointment will be for 4 years from November 2015 but may be subject to review. The commitment required is as follows:

  • Two assessment panels a year (usually June & November) and the submission of external examiner reports
  • To review a range of coursework throughout the year
  • To meet module teams and students as appropriate
  • To engage in communication with the programme team

If you would like to be considered for this, please submit a CV by email to Annette Hill annette.hill@plymouth.ac.uk by Friday 26 June 2015 or for further information contact Adele Kane, Programme Lead adele.kane@plymouth.ac.uk