External Examiner – Healthcare Practitioners with a Special Interest

Opening Date:
18 Feb 2021
Closing Date:
8 Mar 2021
Salary Range:

The Faculty of Health Studies at the University of Bradford is looking for a dedicated individual to undertake the role of external examiner for our programmes for Healthcare Practitioners with a Special Interest. The programmes are validated by the University of Bradford and delivered by collaborative partners based in the Bradford area.
The Postgraduate Diplomas draw on a combination of outstanding research expertise and clinical experience. Our School of Nursing and Healthcare Leadership oversee the programme and work closely with our partner organisation. The suite of Postgraduate Diplomas covers the following disciplines; Musculoskeletal Medicine, Gynaecology, Cardiology and Diabetes.

We are advertising for an External Examiner to examine the Musculoskeletal Medicine with Rheumatology programme.

An overview of your role and responsibilities can be found at our External Examiners site https://www.bradford.ac.uk/teaching-quality/external-expertise.

  • You should have appropriate expertise/experience in Musculoskeletal Medicine and Rheumatology.
  • The appointee will be required to moderate a sample of work, submit an annual report, and attend Examiner Induction and Boards of Examiners as appropriate, virtually if necessary.

Applicants must be able to undertake a paid role in the assurance of academic standards in Higher Education and should be aware of modern developments in the design and delivery of the flexible curriculum.

You will not hold more than ONE other UK Higher Education External Examiner post at the start of the contract and will be qualified to at least Masters level.

Further information about the Programmes and Department can be found at:

For further information about the role please contact Jane Montague, Programme Co-ordinator at j.montague@bradford.ac.uk

The annual fee for this role is very competitive and expenses are available.

Interested individuals should submit a CV in the first instance to externalexaminers@bradford.ac.uk by 8th March 2021.