External Examiner position for CPD Leadership units

Opening Date:
18 Aug 2023
Closing Date:
15 Sep 2023
Salary Range:

The focus will be on leadership units within Social Sciences.

We are looking to appoint to this role by September 2023 if possible. The period of appointment will be for a maximum of four years.

Please find more information about our CPD Framework https://www.applycpd.com/bu

As an External Examiner you will:

  • Have expertise in the design, delivery, and assessment of social work or allied sciences (including health) education, as evidenced by their current (or previous) post within a higher education establishment.
  • Previous experience of external examining is preferred, but if appropriate a suitable mentor will be appointed to support an eligible candidate.
  • Attend at least one assessment board each year
  • Be available to review assessment material electronically at points throughout the year
  • Review new modules in preparation for validation events.
  • Submit an annual report to the University Quality and Standard Boards.

Further information on the role of an external examiner at BU can be found in the following link:


For more details and an informal conversation please contact our CPD Framework Lead Tilia Lenz Lenzt@bournemouth.ac.uk or Deputy Head of Department Stefan Kleipoedszus skleipoedszus@bournemouth.ac.uk