External Examiner – PGDip Education Mental Health Practitioner

Opening Date:
9 Dec 2019
Closing Date:
14 Dec 2019
Salary Range:

Edge Hill University, Faculty of Health & Social Care is seeking to engage an External Examiner for the following Applied Health and Social Care Programme with effect from January 2020:

Vacancy ref: AHSC45
Programmes(s): PGDip Education Mental Health Practitioner

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

  • Visit the University at the least once a year to moderate assessed coursework and examination scripts
  • Attend module assessment boards
  • Produce an Annual Report
  • Review and approve examination papers that contribute to a student’s final award, and any other assessment material as agreed
  • External Examiners are also invited to engage with students in practice
  • He/she will have a ‘Psychological therapies (for example CBT/IAPT/PWP/Family Therapy) qualification or training, in relation to children and/or young people and desirably experience of Higher Education quality processes.

If you would like to discuss specific information relating to the programmes, please contact Applied Health and Social Care Programme Leader Ally Boyne, 01695 650733, boynea@edgehill.ac.uk

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 Laura Makin, Quality Assurance Administrator (makinl@edgehill.ac.uk) citing the programme title and/or 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. Should you be unsuccessful in your application your data will be destroyed securely. For more information, our Privacy Notice is available at https://www.edgehill.ac.uk/externalexaminers/

Laura Makin
Quality Assurance Administrator
Faculty of Health & Social Care
Edge Hill University

Tel: 01695 650748