External Examiner – BSc (Hons) Nutrition and Health

Opening Date:
8 Mar 2021
Closing Date:
1 Apr 2021
Salary Range:

Edge Hill University, Faculty of Health, Social Care and Medicine is seeking to engage an External Examiner for the following Applied Health and Social Care Programme starting October 2021

  • Vacancy ref: AHSC55
  • Programme(s): BSc (Hons) Nutrition and Health
  • Closing date: 1st April 2021

External Examiners are typically placed on the Edge Hill University External Examiners Register for a period of four years. Principle duties normally include;

  • Visit the University at the least once a year to moderate assessed coursework and examination scripts
  • Attend module assessment boards
  • Produce an Annual Report
  • Review and approve examination papers that contribute to a student’s final award, and any other assessment material as agreed
  • External Examiners are also invited to attend relevant exam boards
  • He/she will have a background in nutrition and health, desirably with an AfN registration. Also desirable would be experience of Higher Education quality processes.

If you would like to discuss specific information relating to the programmes, please contact: Hazel Flight (Programme Lead);  01695 650787 ; flighth@edgehill.ac.uk

Fees and Expenses are payable in line with the University policy. Admission to the University’s External Examiners Register is on the basis of satisfactory completion of the University’s Committee and Personnel approval processes, including Right to Work and Reciprocity Checks. Prospective External Examiners are encouraged to send an expression of interest and CV to Vicki Hall, Quality Assurance Administrator, hallv@edgehill.ac.uk, citing the programme title and/or vacancy reference.

Your data will be held and not processed for any purpose other than that for which it has been obtained, in accordance with current Data Protection Legislation until this recruitment process has concluded. Should you be unsuccessful in your application your data will be destroyed securely. For more information, our Privacy Notice is available at https://www.edgehill.ac.uk/externalexaminers/

Vicki Hall
Quality Co-ordinator
Faculty of Health, Social Care & Medicine
Edge Hill University

Tel: 01695 657316