Jobs: East of England

External Examiner- MSc/PG Diploma/PG Certificate in Medical and Clinical Education

Opening Date:
19 Aug 2019
Closing Date:
13 Sep 2019
Salary Range:
The School of Health & Social Care at the University of Essex is seeking to appoint an external examiner for our postgraduate programme in Medical and Clinical Education. These courses form part of our wider continuing professional development (CPD) provision. All modules and programmes are multi-disciplinary in nature. The current External Examiner for these courses completes their period of office in January 2020. We are looking to appoint an external examiner to the following programmes and modules;
  • PG Cert/PG Dip/MSc Medical and Clinical Education:
  • HS950 Learning, Teaching and Assessment (level 7)
  • HS951 Learning Organisations and Quality Enhancement (level 7)
  • HS952 Course Design (level 7)
  • HS954 E-Learning in Medical & Clinical Education (level 7)
  • HS982 Dissertation for MaCE students (level 7)
Selected CPD modules related to supervision and educational research
  • HS619 Applying and Using Learning in Practice (level 6 and 7) (15 cred)
  • HS620 Applying and Using Learning in Practice (level 6 and 7) (30 cred)
We would like to appoint an External Examiner who can enhance the quality of teaching and learning within the School and who is experienced in delivering health professions’ education or designing health professions’ curricula. Whilst applications from experienced External Examiners are preferred, academics with appropriate educational and professional experience will be considered. The appointment will run from January 2020 to September 2024 and the commitment required is as follows:
  • To attend two examination Boards per year (Boards are held in March, June, July and November)
  • To submit the annual External Examiner’s Report.
  • To review coursework throughout the year and provide constructive comments
  • Engage with the programme team in the continuous development of the programmes
For informal inquires please contact Chris Green, Programme Lead on cmgreeb@essex.ac.uk, telephone 01206 874980. Applications should be accompanied by a C.V. to Ms Jade D’Mello, Senior School Administrator, School of Health & Social Care, University of Essex, Kimmy Eldridge Building, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester CO4 3SQ (hsc_examboards@essex.ac.uk) by 1st October 2019.

External Examiner- MSc Advanced Clinical Practice Programmes (Apprenticeship and Non-Apprenticeship Routes)

Opening Date:
14 Aug 2019
Closing Date:
31 Aug 2019
Salary Range:
We are seeking to recruit an appropriately qualified and experienced academic to work with our friendly course team as external examiner for the above programmes. Two pathways are approved for this programme with both an apprenticeship and non-apprenticeship route available. Knowledge and/or experience of the current advanced clinical practice agenda in UK healthcare is particularly important for this post. The post requires the external examiner to review a range of coursework throughout the year, to complete an annual monitoring report and to attend the relevant assessment boards in Ipswich. The appointment will be effective from December 2019 onwards for a period of four years. Full course details and documentation will be provided to the appointee and an induction day will be offered and held at the University following appointment. In the first instance and for more information regarding this post, please contact the course leader Mark Ranson, m.ranson@uos.ac.uk To apply interested parties are requested to send a copy of their CV via email, or by post to: Registry, FAO Mark Ranson, University of Suffolk, Waterfront Building, Neptune Quay Ipswich IP4 1QJ

External Examiner

Opening Date:
12 Aug 2019
Closing Date:
23 Aug 2019
Salary Range:
The University of Northampton is looking for an external examiner for: The Post Graduate Certificate in Advanced Perioperative Care and the Post Graduate Diploma in Advanced Perioperative Care Both programmes run as part of the University of Northampton’s partnership provision with Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. Postgraduate Certificate consists of one compulsory and one designated module: • Compulsory module: Introduction to Advanced Perioperative Practice Designated module selected from the following:
  • Advanced Anaesthetic Care
  • Advanced Surgical Intraoperative Care
  • Advanced Recovery Care
The Postgraduate Diploma consists of four compulsory modules:
  • Introduction to Advanced Perioperative Practice
  • Advanced Anaesthetic Care
  • Advanced Surgical Intraoperative Care
  • Advanced Recovery Care
The both programmes run once per academic year and recruits Nurses and Operating Department Practitioners. Students can apply to take either the Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma. We are looking for someone:
  • who is suitably qualified with expertise in the above areas, ideally a Programme Leader or Senior Lecturer on similar programmes;
  • who is a registrant with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) or the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC)
  • previous experience as an external examiner is preferred but not essential
The appointment will be for the four academic years 2019 to 2023, from 1 October 2019 Please note that we cannot currently accept applications from staff at the following institutions: Anglia Ruskin Coventry University London South Bank Birmingham University University of Brighton

Lecturer in Diagnostic Radiography

Opening Date:
9 Aug 2019
Closing Date:
30 Aug 2019
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Salary Range:
University of Suffolk School of Health & Sports Sciences Lecturer in Diagnostic Radiography 0.5 FTE (1 Year Fixed Term) Salary within range of £35,211 - £40,792 per annum The University of Suffolk is an ambitious new institution which has seen significant growth to its health provision over the last two years; to meet growing demand and increased student numbers we are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and talented individual to join our Diagnostic Radiography team. The successful applicant will be registered with the HCPC as a Diagnostic Radiographer, have a post graduate reporting qualification and will join an established team. They will play an integral role in the development of the profession and should be passionate about enhancing the student experience. The successful post holder will be based at our Ipswich campus but will be required to travel across the East of England as required. Closing date: Noon on Friday, 30 August 2019 Interview date: Monday, 9 September 2019 Application details and contacts for informal discussions, may be obtained from our website http://www.uos.ac.uk/jobs

Lecturer or Associate Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing

Opening Date:
9 Aug 2019
Closing Date:
30 Aug 2019
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Salary Range:
University of Suffolk School of Health and Sports Sciences Lecturer or Associate Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing 1.0 FTE - 1 Year Fixed Term Salary within the range of: £35,211 to £40,792 per annum (Lecturer), or £30,395 to £34,189 per annum (Associate Lecturer) The School of Health and Sports Sciences has an ambitious vision for the future and to help us achieve it we are seeking a Lecturer or Associate Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing to join our academic team to support the delivery of our BSc Mental Health Nursing and Mental Health Nursing Apprenticeship provision. The successful applicant will be registered with the NMC as a Mental Health Nurse and will joining an established team. They will play an integral role in the development of the profession, have contemporary clinical practice experience in Mental Health Nursing and should be passionate about enhancing the student experience. You should use the selection criteria in the Job Descriptions to determine the job level most appropriate to your experience to date (Lecturer or Associate Lecturer), and be clear on your application for which level you are applying. The post-holder will be based at our Ipswich campus but be willing to travel to deliver teaching at sites across the East of England. Closing date: Noon on 30 August 2019 Interview date: 13 September 2019 Application details and contacts for informal discussion, may be obtained from our website http://www.uos.ac.uk/jobs

Professor in Cancer Survivorship

Opening Date:
23 Jul 2019
Closing Date:
23 Aug 2019
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Salary Range:
University of Suffolk School of Health and Sports Sciences Professor in Cancer Survivorship 1.0 FTE – Permanent Salary – Band 1 Professor - within the range of £54,765 to £59,828 per annum The University of Suffolk is a new and ambitious institution with a well-established track record of delivering high-quality academic programmes in health and a growing research profile. The University is seeking to appoint an ambitious and experienced academic leader as a Professor in Cancer Survivorship to assist the School of Health and Sports Sciences in building a strong, sustainable research culture and to produce outputs which positively impact the lives of those who are seeking to live well with cancer. Cancer survivorship has been identified as one of the School’s research priorities and the successful applicant will be required to work with a multi-disciplinary team to lead this area within the University’s Institute of Health and Well-being research. The appointee will have substantial knowledge in the field of cancer survivorship, leadership and a track-record of successfully securing research funding. Closing date: Noon on Friday, 23 August 2019 Interview date: to be confirmed Application details and contacts for informal discussions, may be obtained from our website http://www.uos.ac.uk/job

External Examiner – Pre-Registration Nursing (Adult)

Opening Date:
4 Jul 2019
Closing Date:
9 Sep 2019
Salary Range:
The School of Nursing and Midwifery, based on our Chelmsford Campus, is currently looking to appoint an External Examiner to support across our Pre-Registration Nursing (Adult), Nursing Associate and Assistant Practitioner courses, delivered across our campuses in Chelmsford, Cambridge and Peterborough. 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 all academic levels (4-7) 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: Louise Jenkins, louise.jenkins@anglia.ac.uk (0845 196 4692). Please address all written correspondence to: Louise Jenkins Deputy Head of School, Nursing and Midwifery (Chelmsford) Faculty of Health, Education, Medicine & Social Care, Anglia Ruskin University 2nd Floor William Harvey Building Bishop Hall Road Chelmsford Essex CM1 1SQ

External Examiner – BSc Paramedic Science Programme

Opening Date:
28 Jun 2019
Closing Date:
1 Sep 2019
Salary Range:
The University of Suffolk is seeking to appoint a registered paramedic educator as an External Examiner for our BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science programme, within the School of Health Sciences. We are looking for a dynamic and preferably experienced External Examiner who holds a current HCPC registration. The programme is due for re-approval this year, and this is an exciting opportunity to review and help to shape the delivery of the new curriculum. The BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science programme has one intake per year and the successfully appointed External Examiner would be required to review assessment submissions, attend assessment boards and provide the team with advice and support regarding the curriculum and delivery of the programme. The successful appointment would be for a four year tenure. For further information please contact Lee Cunnell, Director of Urgent and Emergency Care and PSc Course Leader at l.cunnell@uos.ac.uk or telephone 01473 338608 Closing date: 31 July 2019 Post commences: 1 September 2019