External Examiner – BSc(Hons) Physiotherapy

Opening Date:
24 May 2021
Closing Date:
4 Oct 2021
Salary Range:

We are seeking a replacement external examiner, starting in academic year 2022/2023, for the BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy course. The University of Brighton offers extensive support for external examiners and holds workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the Course Leader and Academic Lead. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of one examination board per year.

The University applies the following criteria to external examiners: The applicants should have:

  • Expertise within the area of examinations undertaken;
  • Competence and experience relating to (I) designing and operating a variety of assessment tasks as appropriate; and (II) enhancement of student learning and experience;
  • Employed within a university appointment;
  • A recognised Physiotherapy qualification, and be Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) registered;
  • And they must not have been a University of Brighton examiner or staff member within the last five years.

One External Examiner is required for the full-time, 3 year, pre-registration BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy course.

The role would involve being an external examiner across a range of Year 1, 2 and 3 modules, working alongside the current external examiner.

Commencement date October 2022 for a period of 4 years

For an informal discussion, please contact any one of the following:

Course Leader – Dr Lieselotte Corten,  l.corten@brighton.ac.uk
Academic Lead – Dr Helen Fiddler, h.fiddler@brighton.ac.uk

Please forward your curriculum vitae to Nicky Pont, N.Pont@brighton.ac.uk with the subject line ‘External Examiner position for BSc (Hon) Physiotherapy’.

Further information about the course may be found on the University website at https://www.brighton.ac.uk/courses/study/physiotherapy-bsc-hons.aspx