This page shares current vacancies in the foundation years sector. Please get in touch if you would like to list a relevant vacancy.

Keele University
External Examiner

Keele University is looking for an External Examiner for Science modules on a new Blended Delivery Foundation Year programme. We would especially encourage applicants with expertise in Science subjects and experience of blended delivery programmes.

Please see course link on the website for more details. The appointment is for an immediate start and would be for 4 years.  

If you think you might be interested and eligible, please send your CV to Jeni Currie Friday 9th December 2022. For any queries, please contact Drs Adam Wootton and Sam Davenward at and

We particularly encourage applications from members of Black and Minority Ethnic communities, as this group is currently underrepresented among external examiners.  

Closing Date 9th December

Teaching Fellow
Liverpool John Moores University

Humanities and Social Sciences
Fixed term 31st August 2023
Full time
£35,333 – £42,155 per annum
Closing date 29/11/2022

The School of Humanities and Social Science seeks a highly motivated individual to support delivery of the School’s Foundation Year modules.    You will have a strong commitment to enhancing the student experience and contribute to academic study skills teaching, personal tutoring and activities designed to promote and encourage student engagement and retention.  

You should have experience of teaching at undergraduate level in at least one of the programme areas in the field of Humanities and Social Science and a postgraduate qualification (or other equivalent qualification, or appropriate level of experience) in a Humanities and Social Science subject area (English Literature, History, International Relations and Politics, Sociology, Media, Communication & Culture).

LJMU values diversity and provides a supportive and inclusive environment where everyone can fulfil their potential.

Aston University
Engineering and Applied Science Foundation Programme

We are currently looking to recruit an external examiner for the Engineering and Applied Science Foundation Programme at Aston University –

The successful candidate will be responsible for up to 7 modules covering professional skills and engineering mathematics as well as specific engineering and applied science modules.

The appointment is for a 2023/24 start and will run for 4 years.  Candidates must have experience of Foundation Programme delivery.

Please send an up-to-date CV and expression of interest, detailing relevant experience and any connections with Aston University, to Rebecca Broadbent by 5pm 7thDecember 2022.