External Examiner Required for Health Community and Policy Studies, University of the West of England, Bristol

Opening Date:
13 Feb 2017
Closing Date:
24 Feb 2017
Salary Range:

Health Community and Policy Studies

Health and Social Sciences, University of the West of England, Bristol

We are seeking an external examiner to support modules within the Social Work Field of Study. The post will be for 4 years commencing on 1 October 2017 and includes the need to attend various examination boards.

Further information
The subject cluster requires a Module Field External Examiner to represent a range of academic perspectives within the Social Work subject area, and may cover the following modules:

UG Level

  • Evidencing Work Based Learning x2
  • Practice Education for Social Work Practice
  • Best Interest Assessment
  • Social Policy and Law for Social Work
  • Skills for Relationship Based Practice
  • Theory and Research for Social Work Practice

PG Level

  • Evidencing Work Based Learning x3
  • Best Interest Assessment
  • Issues in Child Protection

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

We particularly encourage applications from members of Black and Minority Ethnic communities, as this group is currently underrepresented among external examiners.

The External examiners operational guide can be accessed by using this link http://www2.uwe.ac.uk/services/Marketing/about-us/cas/EE-ID-Ex-Exam-Operational-Guide.pdf

You will be required to attend examination boards during the year and complete an annual report.

Due to potential conflicts of interest, we are unable to accept applications for this post from the following Institutions:

De Montfort, Nottingham, Derby, Plymouth, The Frontline, Cardiff Metropolitan, Salford, Oxford Brookes, Middlesex