External Examiner – Postgraduate Professional Education with subject expertise in Surgery

Opening Date:
9 Jun 2016
Closing Date:
1 Jul 2016
Salary Range:

Vacancy Ref: PPE 059

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

Programme – MCh (Master of Surgery) awards in a range of specialisms:

  • Trauma & Orthopaedics (including sub specialties)
  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • Emergency & Trauma
  • Minimal Access Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Rhinology & Facial Plastics Surgery

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

Successful applicants would be appointed with effect from January 2017 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.

If you would like to discuss specific information relating to the programmes, please contact:
Lai Chan, Associate Head of PPE, chanl@edgehill.ac.uk, 0151 529 8645
Carol Kelly, Senior Lecturer PPE, kellyc@edgehill.ac.uk, 01695 657090

All applicants must be a qualified medic and registered with the GMC.
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