External Panel Member for Programme Approval- BSc (Hons) Contemporary Mental Health Practice

Opening Date:
11 Mar 2020
Closing Date:
30 Mar 2020
Salary Range:
  • BSc (Hons) Contemporary Mental Health Practice
  • Edge Hill University (Faculty of Health, Social Care and Medicine) is seeking to recruit one External Panel Member for the validation of the following 3-year undergraduate degree:
  • BSc (Hons) Contemporary Mental Health Practice

We are looking for someone with in-depth knowledge and understanding of the contemporary challenges, opportunities and roles in mental health and wellbeing. Also, ideally with experience of protecting and promoting mental health and wellbeing with individuals and communities. We would encourage academics with relevant subject expertise, who have experience of quality review processes within their own and other Higher Education Institutions, to apply. The Faculty of Health, Social Care and Medicine is situated within the University’s Ormskirk Campus.

An External Panel Member would receive documentation prior to the event date and is requested to provide written comments in advance of the event – they would then attend 1 full day of the event – attendance on:

  • Friday 17th April 2020, at 9:30am


Externals involved in validation normally receive a standard fee of £200 (equivalent of 20 hours’ work) before tax which is deducted at the standard rate, plus travel and subsistence for one visit to the University. The entitlement to pro-rata holiday is incorporated in to the hourly rate of pay.

Interested parties should respond, attaching a full academic CV to:

Personnel Approval

Admission to the University’s Validation process is on the basis of satisfactory completion of the University’s personal approval process, including verification of the right to work in the UK and completion of terms and conditions. Please note, this process requires completion prior to any work being undertaken.

Privacy Notice

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 please see our Privacy Notice for External Panel Members located here: https://www.edgehill.ac.uk/aqdu/