PEERS

The University’s Professional Educational Excellence Recognition Scheme for achieving Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy

This 20-minute video presentation:

  • introduces the University’s Professional Educational Excellence Recognition Scheme (PEERS) which maps to the UK Professional Standards Framework;
  • explains what the UK Professional Standards Framework is and how the various Fellowships of the Higher Education Academy are aligned to it;
  • outlines the requirements for each of the various Fellowships and how you can apply for them through the University.

You can access the PowerPoint slides from the presentation here.


Please note that staff only pursue ONE route to gain HEA Fellowship either the Programme or the Experiential but NOT both.

Programme Route

  • Preparing to Teach
    An introduction for GTAs, PhD students and other part-time tutors that are just starting to teach at the University. Please note that this is only suitable for very inexperienced tutors. Tutors who have experience and wish to develop their practice further should undertake the Supporting Learning in HE course below.

Experiential Route


Next Application Submission Date: Friday 23rd November 2018 at noon (**this will be the last deadline before promotion panels in 2019**).
Following Submission Date: Friday 5th July 2019 at noon.

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