External Examiners – BSc Physiotherapy programme – September 2019 start

Opening Date:
12 Jul 2019
Closing Date:
30 Aug 2019
Salary Range:

The Physiotherapy Department of the School of Population Health and Environmental Sciences in the Faculty of Life Sciences and Medicine, King’s College London, is seeking to appoint an external examiner for our BSc Physiotherapy programme, from September 2019.

We welcome expression of interest from experienced academics who are committed to supporting excellent learning and assessment processes. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from those with considerable experience of delivering pre-registration undergraduate Physiotherapy education, quality assurance processes and contemporary evidence-based practice.

King’s College London is a research-led university based in the heart of London, with 29,600 students from some 150 countries, and 8,027 employees. King’s has an outstanding reputation for providing world-class teaching and cutting-edge research. The Department of Physiotherapy has an international reputation for research and education and is uniquely placed within the School of Public Health and Environmental Sciences in the Faculty of Medicine and Life Sciences. We have an exciting innovative curriculum that produces excellent Physiotherapists for both the UK and international health and social care work markets.

The role of External Examiner is to assure the quality of awards with respect to national standards. Key duties include:

  • Advising boards of examiners on the content and standard of assessment
  • Moderating samples of exam scripts and other assessed materials
  • Attending boards of examiners to approve awards and degree classifications
  • Advising on academic misconduct and appeal cases
  • Submitting an annual report to the College Principal

To express an interest, please send a copy of your curriculum vitae to the BSc Programme Director at the email address below by 30th August 2019: isaac.2.sorinola@kcl.ac.uk; 020 7848 8170.