External Examiner – DClinPsy School of Psychology

Opening Date:
19 Jan 2021
Closing Date:
28 Feb 2021
Salary Range:

We are seeking to appoint two Subject External Examiners for the DClinPsy. The programme is based within the School of Health Professions, Faculty of Health: Medicine, Dentistry and Human Sciences. The Plymouth DClinPsy had an intake of 15 trainees in 2020 and is expecting an intake of 13 to 15 in 2021. The programme is full-time over three years.

The external examiners should be a clinical psychologists or psychologists engaged in clinical research. Modules to be examined include clinical practice (including clinical reports and placement evaluations), research (a service evaluation, literature review and a research article) and academic assignments. Examining can be allocated according to the examiner’s areas of interest and strength.

The appointment will be for 4 years and the commitment required is as follows:

  • To review a range of coursework throughout the year.
  • To attend (in person or by video link), up to one assessment panel a year in September and research vivas in July.
  • To submit external examiner reports.
  • To engage in communication with the programme team.

All appointments are subject to the candidate meeting the University’s criteria for appointment. If you would like to be considered for this, please submit a CV by email to extexhhs@plymouth.ac.uk by 28th February, 2021 or for further information please contact reg.morris@plymouth.ac.uk.