The National School of Healthcare Science is in need of a Lead Editor for the Audiology STP Curriculum Review.

Earlier this year the School began the STP Curriculum Content Review to ensure that the curriculum we are teaching our trainees is scientifically relevant, current and meets the appropriate standards and guidance.

We are now inviting enthusiastic and experienced clinical scientists from within the field of Audiology to apply for the position of Lead Editor.

About the role of Lead Editor:

The Lead Editor appointed will be working closely alongside the School by acting as the head of their specialty curriculum review group. This will involve helping to facilitate meetings, supporting the writing and steering the direction of the newly revised specialty curriculum. Specialty curriculum review group members will provide insight, expertise, and knowledge and will include:

  • Clinical scientists and subject experts,
  • Academics,
  • Professional body members,
  • HEI Representatives and,
  • Patient and public representatives

The Lead Editor will need to represent the standards of the STP Curriculum, ensuring that trainees will be eligible for registration as Clinical Scientists with the HCPC on completion of their training. Applications from professionals with alternative registration and/or standing within their profession who can embody these standards will be considered.

The Lead Editor appointed for the duration of the Curriculum Content Review and will be paid for their contribution.


To be considered as Lead Editor, candidates must,

  • have at least three years of professional experience,
  • be involved in the delivery of the STP programme and,
  • be involved in the advancement of your speciality.
How to apply

To apply for the position of Lead Editor, please click the following link Audiology. The closing date is Monday 9th December.

Further information

For more information, please visit our website, or for any other queries, please contact the curriculum team via