External Examiner – Paramedic Science – Oct 2019 Start

Opening Date:
13 Aug 2019
Closing Date:
1 Sep 2019
Salary Range:

UWE Bristol, Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences, is urgently seeking for a Field External Examiner in the Department of Allied Health Professions to start in October 2019.

The subject cluster requires an undergraduate Field External Examiner to represent a range of academic perspectives in Paramedic Science, and may cover the following modules:

UZYRR8-15-2 Emergency Care of the Older Adult
UZYRRW-30-2 Paramedic Clinical Practice
UZYRRX-15-2 Prehospital Emergency Care of the Child and Adolescent
UZYRS7-15-2 Psychosocial Studies for Paramedic Science
UZYRUP-15-2 Research and Evidence Based Paramedic Practice
UZYSV3-15-2 Advanced Life Support Skills
UZYSV7-15-2 Emergency Care of the Elderly
UZYSV8-15-2 Evidence Based Paramedic Practice
UZYSVF-15-2 Prehospital Emergency Care of the Child
UZYSVH-30-2 Psychosocial Aspects of Paramedic Practice
UZYSVP-15-3 Major Incident Clinical Care

Applicants must be registered with the Health & Care Professions Council and/or the College of Paramedics.

We particularly encourage applications from members of Black and Minority Ethnic communities, as this group is currently underrepresented among external examiners.

You will be required to attend examination boards during the year and complete an annual report. The External examiners operational guide can be accessed by using this link:


Due to potential conflicts of interest, we may be unable to accept applications for this post from the following institutions/organisations:

University of Hertfordshire, University of Lincoln, University of Salford, University of Worcester, University of Liverpool, University of Derby, University of Plymouth, University of Cumbria, Canterbury Christ Church University, Aston University, University of Plymouth, Staffordshire University, University of East Anglia, Coventry University, London South Bank University, King’s College London

For further information about the roles and provision please contact Libby Thompson (Associate Head of Department – Allied Health Professions) at Libby.Thompson@uwe.ac.uk

To apply, please send your expression of interest and a CV to externalsreport@uwe.ac.uk