External Examiner – Osteopathy

Opening Date:
1 Feb 2021
Closing Date:
1 Mar 2021
Salary Range:

Staffordshire University School of Health and Social Care is seeking to appoint an External Examiner to ensure appropriate quality standards are achieved within the Bachelors of Osteopathy and Masters of Osteopathy programmes. The Bost and Most are General Osteopathic Council-validated courses, delivered through our partner organisation, the College of Osteopaths on a part time basis, with cohorts delivered in Stoke on Trent and London.

The above appointments will be for a period of 3 years.

Criteria for the appointment of external examiners can be found paragraphs 6.8 to 6.12 of the University’s External Examiner Policy and Procedure. Whilst previous external examining experience would be an advantage, the University supports suitably qualified individuals wishing to secure their first post as an external examiner. First-time examiners will be allocated a mentor at the time of appointment.

Further information on the external examining at Staffordshire University can be found at: https://www.staffs.ac.uk/about/corporate-information/quality/external-examiners

To apply for any of the above vacancies, please send your expression of interest and a CV to Tim.Davies@staffs.ac.uk.

In accordance with the requirements of the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006, Staffordshire University is required to ascertain an external examiner’s right to work in the UK. To meet our obligations under the Act, the University is required to carry out these checks in the examiner’s presence (either physically or virtually) prior to any work being undertaken.