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External Examiner – Bachelor of Nursing (Mental Health)

Opening Date:
15 Apr 2021
Closing Date:
5 May 2021
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Cardiff University is a member of the Russell Group of Britain’s leading research universities and is regarded as a university of first choice among high calibre students. Cardiff School of Healthcare Sciences is a thriving centre of teaching and research in the fields of Nursing & Midwifery and Allied Health Professions, with a local, national and international reputation in all areas. We wish to appoint a new External Examiner to our Bachelor of Nursing (Mental Health) programme. The term of office will be for four academic years commencing with effect from September 2021 and applications are invited from Senior Lecturers, or above, who are currently registered on the NMC and have registered teacher status. Please note that external examiners are required to engage with assessment of both theory and practice elements of the programme. Details of the current programme can be found at https://www.cardiff.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/courses/2022/mental-health-nursing-september-intake-bn If you are interested in applying for this vacancy, please forward your full Curriculum Vitae, including details of your research, publications, teaching and external examining experience, along with any other relevant information to: Iwan Thomas Tel: 02920687547 Email: Thomasi17@cardiff.ac.uk The closing date for receipt of applications is 5th May 2021

External Examiner – BSc Diagnostic Radiography &a Imaging and Certificate of Higher Education in Assistant Radiographic Practice

Opening Date:
9 Apr 2021
Closing Date:
3 May 2021
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School of Healthcare Sciences Cardiff University is a member of the Russell Group of Britain’s leading research universities and is regarded as a university of first choice among high calibre students. Cardiff School of Healthcare Sciences is a thriving centre of teaching and research in the fields of Nursing & Midwifery and Allied Health Professions, with a local, national and international reputation in all areas. We wish to appoint a new External Examiner to our BSc Diagnostic Radiography & Imaging and Certificate of Higher Education in Assistant Radiographic Practice programmes. The term of office will be for four academic years commencing with effect from September 2021 and applications are invited from Senior Lecturers, or above, who are currently registered as a Diagnostic Radiographer on the HCPC register. Please note that external examiners are required to engage with assessment of both theory and practice elements of the programme. Details of the current programmes can be found at: If you are interested in applying for this vacancy, please forward your full Curriculum Vitae, including details of your research, publications, teaching and external examining experience, along with any other relevant information to: Iwan Thomas Tel: 02920687547 Email: Thomasi17@cardiff.ac.uk The closing date for receipt of applications is 3rd May 2021

External Examiner for Return to practice (non degree)

Opening Date:
9 Apr 2021
Closing Date:
3 May 2021
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Cardiff University is a member of the Russell Group of Britain’s leading research universities and is regarded as a university of first choice among high calibre students. Cardiff School of Healthcare Sciences is a thriving centre of teaching and research in the fields of Nursing & Midwifery and Allied Health Professions, with a local, national and international reputation in all areas. We wish to appoint a new External Examiner to our Return to Practice programme. The term of office will be for four academic years commencing with effect from September 2021 and applications are invited from Senior Lecturers, or above, who are currently registered on the NMC and have registered teacher status. Please note that external examiners are required to engage with assessment of both theory and practice elements of the programme. Details of the current programme can be found at https://www.cardiff.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/courses/2020/return-to-practice-non-degree If you are interested in applying for this vacancy, please forward your full Curriculum Vitae, including details of your research, publications, teaching and external examining experience, along with any other relevant information to: Iwan Thomas Tel: 02920687547 Email: Thomasi17@cardiff.ac.uk The closing date for receipt of applications is 3rd May 2021.

Dean of Faculty – Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing

Opening Date:
8 Apr 2021
Closing Date:
7 May 2021
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The University of Wolverhampton is currently recruiting for a Faculty Dean to provide strategic leadership to its Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing (FEHW) on a permanent basis. The Faculty FEHW, the largest of the University’s three faculties, encompasses the disciplines of nursing and midwifery, allied and public health, social care and social work, sport, psychology, and education, and plays a critical role in these sectors locally and beyond. The Dean of FEHW will:
  • oversee the development and delivery of the University’s vision and strategic plan at Faculty level, and its translation into appropriate policies and operational plans.
  • work with two Pro-Vice Chancellors, the Dean of Research, and the Deputy Vice Chancellor on the translation of the sub-strategies for education, global opportunities, regional engagement and
  • research to Faculty and School levels.
  • build the depth and quality of the academic disciplines within the Faculty in line with the University’s Strategic Plan 2030, building the standing and reputation of the Faculty’s schools regionally,
  • nationally, and internationally.
  • lead the Faculty’s executive group, developing it as a high-performing team focused on the achievement of the University’s vision.
Suitable candidates will demonstrate:
  • significant experience of working at a senior level in an HE setting.
  • experience of leading on strategy and change management at a School or Faculty level.
  • external focus and evidence of ability to turn opportunities into positive returns in line with institutional strategy.
  • high academic standing in one of the following disciplines: Nursing and midwifery, Allied and public health, Social care and social work, Sport, Psychology, Education.
  • excellent knowledge and understanding of HE policy and its application
  • clear evidence of positive leadership and management performance.

Dean – Faculty of Science and Engineering

Opening Date:
8 Apr 2021
Closing Date:
7 May 2021
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The University of Wolverhampton is currently recruiting for a Faculty Dean to provide strategic leadership to its Faculty of Science and Engineering (FSE) on a permanent basis. The Faculty: The FSE offers innovative courses and collaboration in Science, Mathematics, Engineering, Computer Technology and the Build Environment. Our research focuses on applications that benefit health, communities and business, from brain tumours and sperm mobility to cyber security and sustainable construction. The Dean of FSE will:
  • Oversee the development and delivery of the University’s vision and strategic plan at Faculty level, and its translation into appropriate policies and operational plans.
  • Work with two Pro-Vice Chancellors, the Dean of Research, and the Deputy Vice Chancellor on the translation of the sub-strategies for education, global opportunities, regional engagement and research to Faculty and School levels.
  • Build the depth and quality of the academic disciplines within the Faculty in line with the University’s Strategic Plan 2030, building the standing and reputation of the Faculty’s schools regionally, nationally, and internationally.
  • lead the Faculty’s executive group, developing it as a high-performing team focused on the achievement of the University’s vision.
Suitable candidates will demonstrate:
  • significant experience of working at a senior level in an HE setting.
  • experience of leading on strategy and change management at a School or Faculty level.
  • external focus and evidence of having turned opportunities into positive returns in line with institutional strategy.
  • high academic standing in one of the following disciplines: Science, Mathematics, Engineering, Computer Technology, Built Environment.
  • clear evidence of positive leadership and management performance.
  • excellent knowledge and understanding of HE policy and its application

External Examiner – MSc Acute Care of the Child and their Family

Opening Date:
30 Mar 2021
Closing Date:
23 Apr 2021
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External Examiner Role at Sheffield Hallam University College HWLS Department Nursing and Midwifery External Examiner for MSc Acute Care of the Child and their Family We are looking for a dedicated individual to undertake the role of external examiner for our MSc Acute Care of the Child and their Family programme at Sheffield Hallam University. Your role and responsibilities would include:
  • confirming the comparability of standards of student performance at Sheffield Hallam University with those of similar modules at other UK Institutions of Higher Education;
  • confirming that the assessment process in its entirety is sound, and has been fairly conducted with full regard to justice to students;
  • Reporting and advising on the above by means of approving coursework and examination papers and providing an annual report to the University.
Download full role description You should have appropriate expertise and experience to be able to undertake a role in the assurance of academic standards in Higher Education. Applicants should hold the appropriate professional registration and academic qualifications, with experience of delivering post graduate education in the acute and critical care of the child and their family. The appointees will be required to moderate a sample of scripts in relation to selected modules within the above programmes. You will also be required to produce an annual report and attend Assessment Boards as appropriate. Please send expressions of interest and an accompanying CV to Liz Mills at Sheffield Hallam University at e.mills@shu.ac.uk. Your CV should contain the following information:
  • Current and recent employment history
  • HE and Professional Qualifications
  • Current and previous external examiner engagements
  • Experience of course/module leader roles
  • Teaching experience
  • Research and related Scholarly/ Professional Activity/ Consultancy
Please note that all appointments are subject to verification of eligibility to work in the UK, as per UK Visas and Immigration requirements. To verify your eligibility to work in the UK we will need to see your original passport, any visa-related documentation (for non-UK citizens) and/or your Biometric Residence Permit (BRP) (for non-UK citizens). You can provide the required documentation either by attending the University in person, prior to the commencement of your role, or by post (Special Delivery). In either case, your original documentation must be provided. No work can be undertaken until these checks have been completed.

External Examiner – MNurse programme

Opening Date:
23 Mar 2021
Closing Date:
30 Apr 2021
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The Faculty of Health Studies is seeking to appoint an external examiner for our new MNurse programme. This is an integrated Masters programme with dual qualification in either Adult and Mental Health Nursing or Child and Mental Health Nursing. This new and innovative programme enables students to develop specialist knowledge and skills in two fields of nursing so that they will be prepared for a career which combines skills from both areas. Key information:
  • The programme currently aims to recruit 50-60 students annually.
  • The tenure of the appointment is for a four-year period commencing in September 2020.
  • All appointments are subject to approval by the University’s appointment committee.
  • All applicants must be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council.
  • Teaching is shared across the first 3 years with the BSc Nursing programme which has its own external examiners.
An overview of your role and responsibilities includes:
  • A sample range of assessed work at level 4,5,6,7 will be reviewed and ratified.
  • The opportunity to review practice will also be provided
  • Confirming the comparability of standards of student performance at University of Bradford with those of similar modules at other UK Institutions of Higher Education
  • Confirming that the assessment process in its entirety is sound, and has been fairly conducted with full regard to justice to students
  • Reporting and advising on the above by means of approving coursework and examination papers and providing an annual report to the University.
The appointee will be required to moderate a sample of work and you will also be required to produce an annual report and attend Boards of Examiners as appropriate. The university operates a two-tier examination board system comprising of module assessment committees and boards of examiners. All external examiners are members of the faculty’s academic committees and have the right to be present at all meetings. External examiners with programme responsibilities are required to be present at the relevant meetings for the programme he/she is responsible for. You should not hold more than one other UK Higher Education External Examiner post at the start of the contract and be qualified to at least the level of the programme to be examined. You should have appropriate expertise/experience in Nursing practice and education to master’s level in order to be able to undertake a role in the assurance of academic standards in higher education. For further details or an informal discussion please contact Sarah Knott, Programme Lead, on 01274 236595 or via email s.k.a.knott@bradford.ac.uk. Course information can be found at: https://www.bradford.ac.uk/courses/ug/m-nurse-child-mental-health/ Interested individuals should submit a CV in the first instance to externalexaminers@bradford.ac.uk no later than 30th April 2021

External Examiner – Paramedic Science programmes

Opening Date:
23 Mar 2021
Closing Date:
30 Apr 2021
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Dear Colleagues The School of Allied Health Professions and Midwifery at the University of Bradford is looking for a dedicated individual to undertake the role of external examiner for our BSc Paramedic Science and BSc Applied Paramedic Science programmes, to commence in September 2021. These degrees have been developed in collaboration with Yorkshire Ambulance Service and develop autonomous healthcare professionals. This four-year sandwich degree programme is unique in the UK by virtue of the salaried sandwich year with Yorkshire Ambulance Service. It was established in 2016 and celebrated its first successful cohort of graduating paramedics joining the workforce in the summer of 2020. The top-up degree for existing registrants was established in 2018, with the first cohort also completing their part-time studies in 2020. An overview of your role and responsibilities includes: Confirming the comparability of standards of student performance at University of Bradford with those of similar modules at other UK Institutions of Higher Education; confirming that the assessment process in its entirety is sound, and has been fairly conducted with full regard to justice to students; reporting and advising on the above by means of approving coursework and examination papers and providing an annual report to the University. The appointee will be required to moderate a sample of work and you will also be required to produce an annual report and attend Boards of Examiners as appropriate. You should have appropriate experience and expertise both in contemporary paramedic clinical practice and from within a relevant higher education programme. You should be able to undertake a role in the assurance of academic standards in Higher Education and should be aware of modern developments in the design and delivery of the flexible curriculum. You should not hold more than one other UK Higher Education External Examiner post at the start of the contract and be qualified to at least the level of the programme to be examined. Further information about the School can be found at: https://www.bradford.ac.uk/health/school-of-allied-health-professions-and-midwifery/ For Further information about the role please contact: John Baxter, j.baxter1@bradford.ac.uk Interested individuals can submit a CV in the first instance to: externalexaminers@bradford.ac.uk no later than 30th April 2021