External Examiner – MCh Master of Surgery

Opening Date:
29 Jun 2023
Closing Date:
13 Jul 2023
Salary Range:

Edge Hill University, Faculty of Health & Social Care is seeking to engage an External Examiner for the following Programme to commence from Academic Year 22/23:

Progamme: MCh Master of Surgery (with multiple pathways)
Vacancy Ref: MED03
Closing Date: 13/07/2023

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

  • Review and approve assessment strategies and guidance that contribute to a student’s final award, and any other assessment material as agreed
  • Moderate assessed coursework and examination scripts
  • Attend module assessment boards
  • Produce an Annual External Examiners Report, aligned to University requirements
  • External Examiners may be invited to engage with students in practice

Applicants need to be a qualified surgeon, be registered with the General Medical Council and be affiliated to a recognised Medical School.

If you would like to discuss specific information relating to the programmes and more detail regarding the role, please contact: Philip Welsby, Associate Head Postgraduate Medical School, welsbyp@edgehill.ac.uk, 01695 650871

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 Chloe Sealey (sealech@edgehill.ac.uk) citing the programme title and 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.