External Examiner – Medical Leadership

Opening Date:
26 Apr 2017
Closing Date:
12 May 2017
Salary Range:

Edge Hill University, Faculty of Health and Social Care, is seeking to appoint an External Examiner to its Postgraduate Professional Education provision: with subject expertise in Medical Leadership

Vacancy Ref: PPE 062


  • MSc Leadership Development (Medical Leadership & Management)
  • PGC Medical Leadership

This specialist remit comprises one postgraduate module: Medical Leadership, which is the core component within these programmes.
This module is delivered up to 10 times per academic year.

Module remits are subject to change throughout the term of office, remaining appropriate to the area of expertise.

Successful applicants would be appointed with immediate effect from for a term of four years, and would be joining an established and supportive external examiner team. External Examiners are required to attend Module Assessment Boards and to complete an annual report. External Examiners are also invited to engage with students in practice.

All applicants must be a qualified doctor, registered with the GMC, with a PGCert in teaching and learning. Useful to have some knowledge and experiences of higher education quality processes.

If you would like to discuss specific information relating to the programmes, please contact:
Lai Chan (Associate Head Postgraduate Professional Education), chanl@edgehill.ac.uk , 0151 529 8348
Charlotte Moen (Programme Lead MSc Leadership Development), moenc@edgehill.ac.uk, 01695 657028.

All appointments are subject to meeting the University’s criteria for the appointment of external examiners.

Interested individuals should send their CV, quoting the reference of the vacancy, to:

Laura Makin
Quality Assurance Administrator
Faculty of Health and Social Care
Edge Hill University
01695 650748