Jobs: Wales

External Examiner – BN (Hons) Child Nursing

Opening Date:
7 Jan 2019
Closing Date:
26 Jan 2019
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Bangor University is seeking to appoint an experienced and suitably qualified academic to act as External Examiner within the School of Health Sciences for the following courses: BN (Hons) Child Nursing. The successful applicant must have relevant experience of working in the field and he/she will work with our existing External Examiners to review a number of modules within the undergraduate BN (Hons) including generic modules. The External Examiner will be expected to attend the programme assessment board, consider student work and contribute to the overall assessment process. Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced academic staff. All appointments are subject to the candidate meeting the University’s criteria for appointment. Applications are by submission of CV to a.owen@bangor.ac.uk . The appointment will be with effect from September 2019 and will be for a period of four years. Further information regarding the role of the External Examiner at Bangor University can be found at https://www.bangor.ac.uk/ar/main/quality/ext_exam.php.en . For programme information please contact: Alison Owen Traynor, Lecturer/Course Lead, Bangor University, 01248 383923

External Examiner – Bachelor of Science (Hons) Diagnostic Radiography

Opening Date:
7 Jan 2019
Closing Date:
25 Jan 2019
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The School of Health Sciences, Bangor University, is seeking the appointment of an external examiner for the Bachelor of Science (Hons) Diagnostic Radiography degree. The School of Healthcare Science is based on two sites in North Wales, the Radiography department is based solely at the Wrexham campus. It has a focus on working with professionals and health services and supporting innovation in health care. The school has a world-leading profile in research in healthcare improvement. Applications are invited from suitably qualified academic staff; applicants must hold current HCPC registration in radiography and hold a recorded teaching qualification. Experience of external examining would be an advantage, but is not essential The School operates on-line submission, marking and feedback of assignments. Experience of Turnitin and Blackboard would be desirable, however training will be provided. The post will contribute to the quality and integrity of the programme through external moderation of assessments. The role requires reviewing of both generic and Radiography field modules, completion of monitoring reports and attendance at the Board of Examiners (twice a year at least one meeting to be attended). Further information regarding the role of the External Examiner at Bangor University can be found at https://www.bangor.ac.uk/ar/main/quality/ext_exam.php.en The appointment will be with effect from 1st September 2018 and will be for a full 4-year term. Full course details and documentation will be provided to the appointee and an induction day will be offered to be held at the University following appointment. Please submit expressions of interest and a CV to Darren Wood, d.wood@bangor.ac.uk, 01248 383950

External Examiner – Community Nursing

Opening Date:
17 Dec 2018
Closing Date:
28 Jan 2019
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The College of Human and Health Sciences is seeking an external examiner for BSc (Hons) / Grad Dip / PG Dip / MSc Specialist Community Public Health Nursing Health Visiting. Role Specification: The external examiner is asked to look at a sample of the assessments and report on:
  • the administration of the programme
  • the standards and consistency of internal marking
  • the standards of student performance
  • the extent to which the regulations and processes of the University are correctly applied and adhered to
  • whether the academic standards of the programme are appropriate
  • examples of good practice identified
The successful applicant will be asked to attend one examination board per year and submit an annual report following this. Essential Criteria:
  • Experience of delivering community health visiting programmes
  • Current NMC registration on the appropriate part of the register
Desirable Criteria:
  • Previous experience as an external examiner
Date of appointment:
  • September 2019 – September 2023
Programme details will be provided to the appointee and induction/training offered. Please note that due to existing external examiner arrangements we are not able accept applications from staff in the University of Hertfordshire. Please send initial expressions of interest and a CV to the programme leader, Cathy Taylor, c.taylor@swansea.ac.uk

External Examiner – District Nursing

Opening Date:
17 Dec 2018
Closing Date:
28 Jan 2019
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The College of Human and Health Sciences is seeking an external examiner for BSc (Hons) / Grad Dip / PG Dip / MSc Community Health Studies Specialist Practice Award in District Nursing. Role Specification: The external examiner is asked to look at a sample of the assessments and report on:
  • the administration of the programme
  • the standards and consistency of internal marking
  • the standards of student performance
  • the extent to which the regulations and processes of the University are correctly applied and adhered to
  • whether the academic standards of the programme are appropriate
  • examples of good practice identified
The successful applicant will be asked to attend one examination board per year and submit an annual report following this. Essential Criteria:
  • Experience of delivering community district nursing programmes
  • Current NMC registration on the appropriate part of the register
Desirable Criteria:
  • Previous experience as an external examiner
Date of appointment:
  • September 2019 – September 2023
Programme details will be provided to the appointee and induction/training offered. Please note that due to existing external examiner arrangements we are not able accept applications from staff in the University of Hertfordshire. Please send initial expressions of interest and a CV to the programme leader, Andrea Surridge, A.Surridge@swansea.ac.uk

External Examiner – Community Mental Health Nursing

Opening Date:
17 Dec 2018
Closing Date:
28 Jan 2019
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The College of Human and Health Sciences is seeking an external examiner for BSc (Hons) / Grad Dip Community Health Studies (Community Mental Health Nursing). Role Specification: The external examiner is asked to look at a sample of the assessments and report on:
  • the administration of the programme
  • the standards and consistency of internal marking
  • the standards of student performance
  • the extent to which the regulations and processes of the University are correctly applied and adhered to
  • whether the academic standards of the programme are appropriate
  • examples of good practice identified
The successful applicant will be asked to attend one examination board per year and submit an annual report following this. Essential Criteria:
  • Experience of delivering community mental health nursing programmes
  • Current NMC registration on the appropriate part of the register
Desirable Criteria:
  • Previous experience as an external examiner
Date of appointment:
  • September 2019 – September 2023
Programme details will be provided to the appointee and induction/training offered. Please note that due to existing external examiner arrangements we are not able accept applications from staff in Bangor University. Please send initial expressions of interest and a CV to the programme leader, Lynne Walsh, L.Walsh@swansea.ac.uk