The University of the Highlands is an ambitious provider of nurse education and research, and works in close partnership with NHS Boards, and other stakeholders across the North of Scotland. The University is seeking to appoint a new Head of Department to this important strategic post. The successful applicant will be responsible for all aspects of the department and will lead and implement the next phase of the department’s plan for further growth and development. They will have demonstrable leadership skills, with the ability to motivate and influence their colleagues to achieve tangible positive outcomes. Offered as a 5 year fixed term position, the successful applicant will revert to an appropriate substantive role within the department at the end of their tenure as Head of Department. Informal enquiries are encouraged and Professor Annetta Smith (Annetta.email@example.com) is the point of contact.
- Bachelor of Science Nursing – Child
- Bachelor of Science (Honours) Nursing – Child
- Master of Science Nursing – Child
- BSc (Honours)/MSc Child and Mental Health 4 year Dual Award Programme
The Department of Nursing and Midwifery are seeking to appoint an External Examiner for MSc Advanced Nursing Practice/ MSc Professional Practice. https://www.uhi.ac.uk/en/courses/msc-advanced-nurse-practitioner-professional-practice/ The role of the External Examiner is to provide assurance on: a. whether academic standards are set and maintained at appropriate levels b. whether the assessment process is appropriate, rigorous, equitable, effective and conducted in line with policies, regulations and guidance c. whether the standard of student performance is properly judged against the level set, and d. the comparability of the standard and level of student achievement with those in other higher education institutions. This post will be effective from 1st September 2021 and the term of office would normally be four years. Applicants should hold appropriate academic and nursing qualification(s), have experience of programme delivery and acting in the role of an External Examiner. All External Examiner appointments are subject to approval by the University’s Joint Faculty Executive Committee. If you are interested in applying, please submit a detailed CV to Vivien Willeboordse firstname.lastname@example.org If you require further information please email Wendy Jessiman, email@example.com Closing date for applications: Friday 14th May 2021