External Examiners for MSc Health and Wellbeing programme

Opening Date:
24 Jan 2018
Closing Date:
23 Feb 2018
Salary Range:

CCCU Faculty of Health and Wellbeing is seeking to appoint two EEs to our MSc Health and Wellbeing programme and our outgoing MSc Advanced Practice, and MSc Interprofessional Health and Social Care programmes. We are committed to a philosophy of work based and interprofessional learning and hope to recruit an external examiner whose experience and interest reflects our philosophy.

The MSc Health and Wellbeing programme has approximately 150 p/t students studying towards a PG Cert, PG Dip or MSc award and the outgoing programmes have less than 15 students completing the final stages of their awards.
The remit involves of a range of continuing professional development modules. Duties include moderating samples of student work, attendance at examination boards, attendance at negotiated endorsement panel meetings & the provision of an annual report. The programmes hold two main exam boards a year.

The programmes use an electronic marking system within Turnitin, called Grademark. EEs are required to make use of the system during the external moderation process (this is accessible through the CCCU Blackboard Virtual Learning Environment).

A fee based on university standards rates is payable, & travel expenses are fully covered.

Experienced and new external examiners will be considered provided the applicant has the relevant professional qualification(s) and experience.

The appointment will be with immediate effect. The tenure is for four academic years.
CCCU information for EEs can be accessed at https://www.canterbury.ac.uk/quality-and-standards-office/external-examiners/external-examiners.aspx

Details of the Faculty of Health and Wellbeing can be accessed at www.canterbury.ac.uk/health-and-wellbeing/health-and-wellbeing.aspx

For an informal discussion and/or further details, contact Jeannette Head – MSc Health and Wellbeing Programme Director on T:01634 894433

Interested individuals are invited to submit a CV to jeannette.head@canterbury.ac.uk