Jobs: East of England

External Examiner for Postgraduate Children’s Nursing

Opening Date:
18 Sep 2020
Closing Date:
2 Oct 2020
Salary Range:
The University of Bedfordshire, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences is seeking to appoint an NMC registered external examiner for the Postgraduate Children and Young People programme and its apprenticeship equivalent. This is a full-time course which extends over a period of two academic years. It adopts a work-integrated approach to learning which facilitates the application of theoretical learning within the workplace. Students and/or apprentices attend university one day a week and engage in work-based learning activities in a healthcare practice setting for the remainder of the time. Whilst external examiner experience is desirable, we also welcome expressions of interest from individuals new to this role. The successful candidate will be offered an induction programme and will be supported throughout the duration of their tenure. You will be asked to attend approximately 3 academic boards per year. You could also be invited to observe practical assessments (such as group and individual presentations) and visit students and/or apprentices within their practice areas. The term of office for the successful candidate will be for a period of 4 years from October 2020. Please note that all External Examiner appointments are subject to approval by the University’s External Examiner Committee, and its usual that the university will not accept colleagues who have recently left the university to work elsewhere or have been externals for the university in the past. For expressions of interest please send a current CV by Friday 2 October 2020 to: (Dr Sue Higham at Sue.higham@beds.ac.uk )

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Midwifery

Opening Date:
16 Sep 2020
Closing Date:
8 Oct 2020
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The Faculty of Health and Social Sciences is one of the largest faculties within the University offering a full range of undergraduate, postgraduate and vocationally orientated professional programmes for home and overseas students. Courses within the School of Healthcare Practice are concerned both with pre- professional registration and post qualifying education. We offer pre-professional courses in Nursing, Midwifery, Operating Department Practice and Paramedic Sciences. We also provide courses for already qualified healthcare practitioners plus courses in public health, medical education, dental education and healthcare simulation. The successful post-holder will take responsibility for teaching to the undergraduate three-year degree course, second registration midwifery and masters courses. They will work collaboratively with local practice partners who support students with practice learning, including apprenticeships. The role involves working with colleagues across the University to deliver exciting and innovative courses within a friendly and supportive environment. The University actively encourages the development of its staff through postgraduate and doctoral studies. All staff are required to be research active and support is provided by the Institute of Health Research. Location: Buckinghamshire and Bedfordshire Campuses Closing date: 8 October 2020. Interviews will be held on 23 October 2020. Please quote reference number and job title in correspondence. Due to the Home Office and UK Visas & Immigration requirements on immigration and Right to Work in the UK, the University of Bedfordshire can only accept job applications from Non EEA applicants who hold a current Tier 1 or Tier 2 (in country) visa and their status allows them to work and reside in the UK with no restrictions. Please note CVs will only be accepted in addition to a fully completed application form. All applications must be received by midnight on the closing date. Applications will not be accepted after this deadline. For any post specific information please contact barbara.burden@beds.ac.uk

Hourly Paid Lecturers in Midwifery

Opening Date:
16 Sep 2020
Closing Date:
4 Oct 2020
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The School of Health Care Practice is looking to offer a range of opportunities for hourly paid lecturers to contribute to the teaching on its undergraduate Midwifery degree courses, at the University’s campuses. In particular we are seeking staff who can contribute to our 3yr undergraduate and 21 month 2nd registration midwifery courses. You will be working with the midwifery teaching team and will be expected to contribute to enhancing the student experience. Although we will consider other specialities, we are particularly looking for individuals with experience in teaching midwifery, including aspects of anatomy and physiology, all aspects of intrapartum and postpartum care and professional aspects of being a midwife. Work will include lectures, seminars, workshops, tutorials and assessment marking. All hourly paid lecturers undergo an induction process to introduce you to the University of Bedfordshire. Potential hourly paid lecturers will be interviewed and successful applicants provided with a teaching timetable or contacted when relevant opportunities arise. Locations: Luton and/or Aylesbury. To apply: Please email your CV with a short supporting statement indicating your areas of specialism by midnight on 4th October to healthcarepractice@beds.ac.uk. Preliminary inquiries please contact: Barbara.burden@beds.ac.uk Please quote reference number: BEDS1702 and job title in correspondence. Due to the Home Office and UK Visas & Immigration requirements on immigration and Right to Work in the UK, the University of Bedfordshire can only accept job applications from Non EEA applicants who hold a current Tier 1 or Tier 2 (in country) visa and their status allows them to work and reside in the UK with no restrictions. The University is committed to equality of opportunity and values the diversity of all its workforce and student population.

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Specialist Community Public Health Nursing

Opening Date:
15 Sep 2020
Closing Date:
27 Sep 2020
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Grade: UH7/UH8 Depending on Experience School of Health and Social Work Main purpose of the job To undertake planning, teaching, assessment and evaluation of programmes of study at undergraduate and postgraduate level for Specialist Community Public Health Nursing and other appropriate Primary Care / Public Health programmes as required. Main duties and responsibilities At Lecturer level: • Contribute to the selection, teaching, assessing and support of students on programmes of study related to Specialist Community Public Health Nursing, and other areas of Primary Care and/or Public Health relevant to professional background and experience. • Undertake the role of Personal Tutor and Research Supervisor for Projects, as appropriate. • Undertake the role of Academic Assessor to students on the SCPHN programme, liaising closely with designated Practice Assessors and Supervisors. • Engage in scholarly and research activity for personal and professional development. • Promote and maintain equal opportunities and outcomes. • Participate in other academic activities within the School and University as negotiated with the Dean of School / Head of Department. In addition, at Senior Lecturer level: • Lead, teach and develop the curriculum within designated modules, including short courses where relevant. • Perform administrative and quality assurance duties associated with the management of the programme/modules. • Contribute to Programme Development teams, Examination Boards and Monitoring and Review Panels as appropriate. • Represent public health/primary care and Specialist Community Public Health Nursing locally and nationally, contributing as appropriate to departmental activities and national networks. HSK/Nursing, Health and Wellbeing/Primary Care Aug 2020 Supervision received The Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Specialist Community Public Health Nursing reports to the Head of Department, Nursing, Health and Wellbeing but is expected to operate with a substantial degree of autonomy in carrying out the above responsibilities and duties. Informal Contact Details: Denise Knight, Professional Lead, Primary Care/Non-medical Prescribing, on 07908 512407 or d.knight@herts.ac.uk or Theresa Titchener, SCPHN Programme Lead, on 01707 285929 or t.m.titchener@herts.ac.uk

Clinical Instructor or Lecturer in Paramedic Science

Opening Date:
11 Sep 2020
Closing Date:
30 Sep 2020
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The School of Health and Sports Sciences has seen significant growth in its Paramedic Science provision in recent years and we are looking to appoint a dynamic and committed health professional to join us to support delivery of our programme. We have one full time post available for either a Clinical Instructor or Lecturer in Paramedic Science, fixed term until July 2021. The successful candidate for the Clinical Instructor post will ideally be registered as a Paramedic with the HCPC; however, an experienced individual with a background in the ambulance service and experience of supporting students in practice will also be considered. If you wish to apply for the Lecturer post you will be registered as a Paramedic with the HCPC and have recent experience of teaching and supporting students. The post-holder will be based at our Ipswich campus but may be required to travel to deliver teaching and student support at sites across the East of England. Closing date: 30th September 2020 at midday Interview date: 12th October 2020 To see the full job particulars and details of how to apply, please visit our website at www.uos.ac.uk/jobs Salary within the ranges: Clinical Instructor Grade 7: Within the range of £30,942 to £34,804 per annum Lecturer Grade 8: Within the range of £35,845 to £41,526 per annum

External Examiner – Continuing Professional Development

Opening Date:
7 Sep 2020
Closing Date:
9 Oct 2020
Salary Range:
The School of Nursing and Midwifery, based on our Chelmsford, Cambridge and Peterborough Campuses, is currently looking to appoint an External Examiner to support a range of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) modules, delivered across our campuses. Our assessment panels are usually held on the Chelmsford campus. Letters of application are invited, together with CV and confirmation should be sought that:
  • The current employing HEI has a minimum of 5 FTE category A submissions in the current RAE with 50% of activity being recorded as greater than 2*
  • The applicant has had no formal links with Anglia Ruskin in the last five years (please note: this does not include acting as an external panel member at approval events) and;
  • That s/he is willing to work across academic levels (6 & 7) as part of the assessment system.
  • That a relevant professional qualification is held, along with appropriate academic examining experience.
For further information or informal discussion about the post, please contact; Lorna O’Reilly (lorna.oreilly@aru.ac.uk) Deputy Head of School, Advanced practice and LBR Faculty of Health, Education, Medicine & Social Care, Anglia Ruskin University

External Examiner – Pre-Registration Nursing (Child Nursing) BSc modules

Opening Date:
7 Sep 2020
Closing Date:
9 Oct 2020
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The School of Nursing and Midwifery, based on our Chelmsford Campus, is currently looking to appoint an External Examiner to support our Pre-Registration Nursing (Child Nursing) BSc modules, delivered across our campuses in Chelmsford and Cambridge. Our assessment panels are usually held on the Chelmsford campus. Letters of application are invited, together with CV and confirmation should be sought that:
  • The current employing HEI has a minimum of 5 FTE category A submissions in the current RAE with 50% of activity being recorded as greater than 2*
  • The applicant has had no formal links with Anglia Ruskin in the last five years (please note: this does not include acting as an external panel member at approval events) and;
  • That s/he is willing to work across academic levels (4, 5 and 6) as part of the assessment system.
  • That a relevant NMC qualification is held, along with appropriate academic examining experience.
For further information or informal discussion about the post, please contact; Laura Adley, laura.adley@anglia.ac.uk, Deputy Head of School, Child and Mental Health Nursing (Chelmsford)

External Examiner – Pre-Registration Nursing (Adult)

Opening Date:
7 Sep 2020
Closing Date:
9 Oct 2020
Salary Range:
The School of Nursing and Midwifery, based on our Chelmsford Campus, is currently looking to appoint an External Examiner to support our Pre-Registration Nursing (Adult) BSc modules, delivered across our campuses in Chelmsford, Peterborough and Cambridge. Our assessment panels are usually held on the Chelmsford campus. Letters of application are invited, together with CV and confirmation should be sought that:
  • The current employing HEI has a minimum of 5 FTE category A submissions in the current RAE with 50% of activity being recorded as greater than 2*
  • The applicant has had no formal links with Anglia Ruskin in the last five years (please note: this does not include acting as an external panel member at approval events) and;
  • That s/he is willing to work across academic levels (4, 5 and 6) as part of the assessment system.
  • That a relevant NMC qualification is held, along with appropriate academic examining experience.
For further information or informal discussion about the post, please contact; Laura Adley, laura.adley@anglia.ac.uk Laura Adley Deputy Head of School, Child and Mental Health Nursing (Chelmsford) Faculty of Health, Education, Medicine & Social Care, Anglia Ruskin University

External Examiner Vacancy – Pre-registration midwifery

Opening Date:
4 Sep 2020
Closing Date:
5 Oct 2020
Salary Range:
The School of Nursing and Midwifery is currently looking to appoint an External Examiner to support our Pre-Registration Midwifery BSc modules, delivered across our campuses in Chelmsford, Peterborough and Cambridge. Our assessment panels are usually held on the Chelmsford campus but have been undertaken virtually during the pandemic. Letters of application are invited, together with CV and confirmation should be sought that:
  • The applicant has had no formal links with Anglia Ruskin in the last five years (please note: this does not include acting as an external panel member at approval events) and;
  • That s/he is willing to work across academic levels (4, 5 and 6) as part of the assessment system
  • • That a relevant NMC qualification is held, along with appropriate academic examining experience.
For further information or informal discussion about the post, please contact Fran Galloway, fran.galloway@aru.ac.uk Fran Galloway Lead Midwife for Education Deputy Head of School, Midwifery (Cambridgeshire) Faculty of Health, Education, Medicine & Social Care, Anglia Ruskin University

External Examiner – BSc (Hons) Paramedic Practice [progression route] immediate start

Opening Date:
3 Sep 2020
Closing Date:
30 Sep 2020
Salary Range:
The University of Suffolk has recently launched a new provision for HCPC holding Paramedics who wish to advance their practice - BSc (Hons) Paramedic Practice [progression route]. We are seeking a suitable experienced and qualified External Examiner to join the team here, for a 4 year tenure, with immediate start. Full details of the course are available at: https://www.uos.ac.uk/courses/ug/bsc-hons-practice-development-–-paramedic-practice-progression-route We are seeking an EE who has both the knowledge of the academic content, delivery and assessment at a minimum of the level being examined, and extensive practise knowledge, with a particular focus on leadership and coaching. Candidates must be registered with the HCPC, be currently employed by a UK Higher Education Establishment, be UK resident, and have no more than one other significant external examining role currently. In the first instance can you please send your CV, along with a short expression of interest to Simon Bransden at the below email.