External Examiner (EE) - Higher Nationals - Healthcare Practice in England
Closing date: 17 August 2018 at midnight
We are currently recruiting for EEs for HN Healthcare Practice
Purpose of the role:
- Undertake sampling of assessment and internal verification decisions for units from a range of programmes within the HND/C healthcare practice sector in order to affirm that national standards have been achieved and upheld
- Support centres during the sampling process
- Support centres in the delivery of BTEC programmes to national standards.
- Covering HN programmes in Healthcare Practice undertake sampling of student work within defined parameters and rules to establish whether assessment outcomes and internal verification processes meet national standards
- Provide sampling-related support and development to centres
- Produce reports for centres and Pearson on the: sampling undertaken; outcomes reached and support provided
- Apply appropriate sanctions where it is deemed that flawed assessment or internal verification decisions or processes mean that national standards are not met
- Produce targeted actions for centres to assist with remedial action where national standards are not being upheld
- Support centres to understand and implement identified actions
- Source materials for training and standardisation
- Report back to Pearson and centres following EE activity within agreed service-level agreements
- Provide source materials for the standardisation of centre assessors, internal verifiers and lead internal verifiers as requested
- Undertake any other duties appropriate to the work of BTEC Assessment in relation to this role.
- Relevant health qualifications at level 5 or above
- Previous or current registration with the NMC or UKCC is required to verify the Nursing and Healthcare assistant pathway
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