External Examiner – Post-registration Education

Opening Date:
27 Feb 2020
Closing Date:
23 Mar 2020
Salary Range:

The Department of Health Sciences at the University of York is a large and multidisciplinary department, offering a broad range of educational programmes in the health and social care field. We are seeking to appoint a replacement external examiner for the Department’s post-registration professional programmes.

The role-holder will have responsibility for the BSc Health & Social Care Practice as well as post-registration modules running on a freestanding basis.

Applicants must be a registered healthcare professional; have at least a master’s degree; and be willing to consider modules from across a wide range of areas.

External examiners are required to review and evaluate assessment marking; be a member of the Board of Examiners and attend meetings; comment and give advice on programme content, balance and structure; and to complete an annual report as part of the University of York’s quality assurance mechanisms. The University requires external examiners to attend a minimum of one Board of Examiners meeting per year.

All appointments are subject to meeting the University’s criteria for the appointment of external examiners.

Successful applicants would be appointed with effect from October 2020 for a term of four academic years.

Informal enquiries can be made to Sue Faulds, Subject Lead for Post-registration Education (sue.faulds@york.ac.uk). General information about the Department can be found on our website: http://www.york.ac.uk/healthsciences/

Interested applicants should submit their letter of application and CV to the Secretary to the Board of Examiners, Veronica Gillies (veronica.gillies@york.ac.uk).

The closing date for applications is Monday 23 March 2020.