External Examiner – BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy

Opening Date:
1 May 2023
Closing Date:
31 Aug 2023
Salary Range:

The School of Sport, Rehabilitation and Exercise Sciences at the University of Essex is seeking to appoint an External Examiner for our undergraduate programme in physiotherapy. We have been delivering physiotherapy at the University of Essex since 2004 and have an enthusiastic team of academics committed to the delivery of degrees that will empower physiotherapy students to transform lives.

We would like to appoint an External Examiner who can enhance the quality of teaching and learning within the School, who has current registration as a Physiotherapist with the Health & Care Professions Council. Whilst applications from experienced External Examiners are preferred, academics with appropriate educational and professional experience will be considered. Appointment is subject to meeting the University’s criteria for the appointment of External Examiners. More information can be found at: https://www1.essex.ac.uk/quality/external_examiners/default.asp

The appointment is 4 years in duration and will run from October 2023 to September 2027. The commitment required is as follows:

  • To participate in a minimum of one examination Board per year (Boards are normally held in June/July and take place via video conferencing)
  • To submit the annual External Examiner’s Report.
  • To review coursework throughout the year and provide constructive comments
  • Engage with the programme team in the continuous development of the programmes

For informal enquires please contact Debbie Miles, Programme Lead on djmiles@essex.ac.uk.

Applications should be accompanied by a C.V. to Mrs Mel Wiltshire, School Manager, School of Sport, Rehabilitation and Exercise Sciences, University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester CO4 3SQ (sressm@essex.ac.uk) by 31st August 2023.