Jobs: South East

External Examiner BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy

Opening Date:
15 Apr 2019
Closing Date:
31 May 2019
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The University of Bedfordshire, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences is seeking to appoint an external examiner to the BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy course. This is a brand new programme which has been developed with inter-professional working at its heart, enabling students to study alongside their Occupational Therapy colleagues. Other fundamental elements of the course include evidence based learning and reflective practice. This 3 year, full-time programme will run yearly with an anticipated first cohort of between 15-20 students. The curriculum follows a spiral learning approach providing students with opportunities to develop a critical stance in their learning and clinical practice. We are keen to recruit someone who has experience of delivering a pre-registration Physiotherapy course. 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 2-3 academic boards per year. You will also be invited to observe practical assessments and visit students within practice areas. The specific remit includes review of units at academic levels 4, 5 and 6 contributing to the above award. The term of office for the successful candidate will be for a period of 4 years from September 2019. For expressions of interest please send a current CV by 25th May 2019 to: clare.jenner@beds.ac.uk

External Examiner – MSc Advanced Clinical Practitioner (Apprenticeship)

Opening Date:
15 Apr 2019
Closing Date:
23 May 2019
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The University of Bedfordshire, School of Healthcare Practice is seeking to appoint an external examiner to the MSc Advanced Clinical Practitioner (Apprenticeship). This part-time course extends over a period of 2-3 academic years. The course is designed for all healthcare practitioners, whatever their field of practice, who wish to undertake a development programme in advanced clinical practice to enhance their career prospects. The course addresses the four domains of advanced clinical practice: advanced clinical skills, leadership, research and education. These are explored within the context of the students’ current sphere of practice to assist them to work as part of the wider health and social care team and across traditional professional boundaries in health and social care. We are keen to recruit someone who has either expertise in Advanced Clinical Practice or experience of delivering such a course. 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. The specific remit includes review of units at academic levels 7 including the dissertation unit contributing to the above award. The term of office for the successful candidate will be for a period of 4 years from October 2019. Please note that all External Examiner appointments are subject to approval by the University’s External Examiner Committee. For expressions of interest please send a current CV by 23rd May 2019 to Charles Kpodo, Course Coordinator: charles.kpodo@beds.ac.uk

External Examiner

Opening Date:
10 Apr 2019
Closing Date:
31 May 2019
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The School of Health Care and Social Work is seeking a qualified nurse educator to take on the role of external examiner for the following courses:
  • Specialist Practitioner Qualification District Nursing
  • Specialist Practitioner Qualification Community Children’s Nursing
Experienced external examiners would be preferred, but those seeking a first experience and having relevant clinical and educational experience would also be considered. The post requires external moderation of assessments, completion of an annual monitoring report and attendance at the relevant Boards of Examiners. The appointment will be with effect from 1st September 2019 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. If you would like further information regarding this post please contact the Head of School of Health Care and Social Work, Lee Curtis, 01494 522141 ext. 4457, lee.curtis@bucks.ac.uk Interested parties are requested to send a copy of their CV to Samantha Rodman by email to samantha.rodman@bucks.ac.uk or by post to: Registry Buckinghamshire New University Uxbridge Campus 106 Oxford Road Uxbridge Middlesex UB8 1NA Closing date for applications is May 31st 2019

External Examiner

Opening Date:
10 Apr 2019
Closing Date:
31 May 2019
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The School of Health and Social Sciences is seeking qualified adult, child and mental health (or dual qualified) nurse educators to take on the roles of external examiner for a range of CPD modules on the following courses:
  • BSc (Hons) Professional Practice (Healthcare)
  • MSc Professional Practice (Healthcare)
with particular emphasis on renal and clinical innovation in healthcare modules. Experienced external examiners would be preferred, but those seeking a first experience and having relevant clinical and educational experience would also be considered. The post requires external moderation of assessments, completion of an annual monitoring report and attendance at the relevant Boards of Examiners. The appointment will be with effect from 1st June 2019 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. If you would like further information regarding this post please contact Steven Pearce, Principal Lecturer in the School of Health Care and Social Work, 01494 522141 ext. 5775, steven.pearce@bucks.ac.uk Interested parties are requested to send a copy of their CV to Samantha Rodman by email: samantha.rodman@bucks.ac.uk or by post: Faculty Registrar Faculty of Society & Health Buckinghamshire New University Uxbridge Campus 106 Oxford Road Uxbridge Middlesex UB8 1NA Closing date for applications is May 31st 2019

External Examiner – MSc Occupational Therapy

Opening Date:
9 Apr 2019
Closing Date:
7 May 2019
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We are seeking to appoint an External Examiner for the MSc Occupational Therapy programme. This newly validated 2 year accelerated pre-registration programme at the University of Southampton, with its bespoke skills rooms and ADL suite provides our students with a high quality learning experience. Students follow a spiral learning approach and are provided with opportunities to develop a critical approach to their learning and clinical practice. There is a strong emphasis on inter professional learning, evidence based learning and reflective practice. Assessments are varied in their structure and include written assignments, examinations, conference style posters and abstracts, professional conversations and grading –in – practice. The post available will be effective from 1st October 2019. Applicants should hold appropriate academic qualifications; preferably have previous experience of acting in the role as an External Examiner and have a registered qualification in non-medical prescribing. Examination Boards take place once each term. For further information please contact Programme Lead Rachel Dadswell on rd2@soton.ac.uk. If you are interested in applying, please forward your Curriculum Vitae and your area of interest/expertise by e-mail to George Giles G.M.Giles@soton.ac.uk outlining your teaching, research and External Examining Experience. Closing date for receipt of applications: 7th May 2019

External Examiner – BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy

Opening Date:
9 Apr 2019
Closing Date:
7 May 2019
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We are seeking to appoint an External Examiner for the BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy. This newly validated and updated programme at the University of Southampton, with its bespoke skills rooms and ADL suite provides our students with a high quality learning experience. Students follow a spiral learning approach and are provided with opportunities to develop a critical approach to their learning and clinical practice. There is a strong emphasis on inter professional learning, evidence based learning and reflective practice. Assessments are varied in their structure and include written assignments, examinations, conference style posters and abstracts, professional conversations and grading –in – practice The post available will be effective from 1st October 2019. Applicants should hold appropriate academic qualifications; preferably have previous experience of acting in the role as an External Examiner and have a registered qualification in non-medical prescribing. Examination Boards take place once each term. For further information please contact Programme Lead Rachel Dadswell on rd2@soton.ac.uk. If you are interested in applying, please forward your Curriculum Vitae and your area of interest/expertise by e-mail to George Giles G.M.Giles@soton.ac.uk outlining your teaching, research and External Examining Experience. Closing date for receipt of applications: 7th May 2019

External Examiner – BSc (Hons) & MSc Midwifery

Opening Date:
3 Apr 2019
Closing Date:
2 May 2019
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We are seeking to appoint an External Examiner for the BSc (Hons) & MSc Midwifery programmes. These encompass both the 3 year and 2 year [with Advance Standing] programmes for our pre-registration Midwifery Awards. The midwifery programmes at the University of Southampton provide a high quality experience for students both in the academic arena as well as in clinical practice at one of our local NHS Trust partners. Our newly validated and updated programmes [from January 2019] equip students commencing after this date skills in NIPE, enhanced medicines management and infant feeding knowledge and skills rehearsal. Students follow a values based enquiry curriculum and receive opportunities to learn with and from other healthcare professionals in team working and research, for example, so they develop skills in their autonomous midwifery practice. The post available will be effective from 1st October 2019. Applicants should hold appropriate academic qualifications; preferably have previous experience of acting in the role as an External Examiner. Examination Boards take place once each term. For further information please contact Programme Lead Dr Ellen Kitson-Reynolds on E.L.Kitson-Reynolds@soton.ac.uk. If you are interested in applying, please forward your Curriculum Vitae and your area of interest/expertise by e-mail to George Giles G.M.Giles@soton.ac.uk outlining your teaching, research and External Examining Experience. Closing date for receipt of applications: Thursday 2nd May 2019

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Public Health

Opening Date:
1 Apr 2019
Closing Date:
3 May 2019
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Working as part of our Community Health Programme you will contribute to providing a stimulating learning experience, motivating and inspiring students to become critical thinkers and high-quality professionals. The role plays a key part in facilitating learning in BSc (Hons) Public Health, BSc (Hons) Nutrition and MSc Health Promotion programmes. We are committed to creating an interprofessional and multidisciplinary approach and have a philosophy of engaging in partnership with local voluntary agencies and public health teams within local government, and health/social care organisations. You will have a Masters in Public Health, Public Health Nutrition or related subject. Ideally you will have a PhD or extensive experience of delivering public health programmes, or be committed to studying at a higher level. A Higher Education teaching qualification, or relevant teaching experience and membership of HEA Fellowship is required, or will need to be achieved within first 12 months. If you have a Postgraduate degree and can supervise at this level, you will have opportunities to develop, as the University has an active programme for supporting early career researchers. Travel to other university sites will also be required. You will have up to date knowledge of contemporary public health policy and practice. We aim to take a global outward looking approach to our courses and experience of working in low or middle income countries, or in international agencies is particularly welcome. Please visit our website for further details: https://jobs.brighton.ac.uk/Vacancy.aspx?id=4924&force For informal enquiries please contact, Academic Lead Community Health, Marianne Willmer (01273) 644086. This role is eligible for applications from job sharers. In return, we offer a generous package with benefits including annual leave starting at 25 days, paid bank holidays, additional paid leave during the Christmas period, travel loans, pension schemes and childcare vouchers.

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Pharmacology (0.5 full-time equivalent)

Opening Date:
29 Mar 2019
Closing Date:
28 Apr 2019
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Working as part of our Community Health Programme you will contribute to providing a stimulating learning experience, motivating and inspiring students to become critical thinkers and high-quality professionals. The role plays a key part in facilitating learning in Independent / Supplementary Prescribing for Nurses, Pharmacists and Allied Health Professionals at level 6 and 7, across programmes. We are committed to creating an interprofessional and multidisciplinary approach and have a philosophy of engaging in partnership across the health and social care sector. In order to be successful in this role you will have: A Masters in Prescribing/Pharmacy or related subject. Ideally a PhD or be committed to studying at a higher level. Professional experience as a senior practitioner or at an advanced practice level. Up to date knowledge of contemporary prescribing policy and practice. A Professional registration with the General Pharmaceutical Council or HCPC. A Post-graduate certificate in education and/or HEA Fellowship is required or will need to be achieved within first 12 months. If you have a Postgraduate degree and can supervise at this level, you will have opportunities to develop, as the University has an active programme for supporting early career researchers. Travel to other university sites will also be required. For a full job description and details of how to apply, please visit our website at: https://jobs.brighton.ac.uk/Vacancy.aspx?id=4935&forced=2 For informal enquiries please contact, Academic Lead Community Health, Marianne Willmer (01273) 644086. In return, we offer a generous package with benefits including annual leave starting at 25 days, paid bank holidays, additional paid leave during the Christmas period, travel loans, pension schemes and childcare vouchers.

External Examiners x 2 BSc/MSc Contemporary Nursing (Post qualifying CPD modules)

Opening Date:
8 Mar 2019
Closing Date:
30 Jun 2019
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The University of Hertfordshire is seeking to appoint two module external examiners to ensure that our assessment and academic standards are being met. The modules form part of the BSc (Hons) and MSc in Contemporary Nursing programmes. The post qualifying modules requiring external examiners include advanced assessment top to toe, minor illness, minor injuries, V300, research methods, return to nursing and leadership modules. All applications are welcome from experienced external examiners educated at MSc level and ideally with a clinical background in the modules listed. All applicants must have a current registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council. Please apply with a brief expression of interest including any relevant clinical interest and/or academic experience. Please provide a current CV. On-line submission is in place so most scripts can be viewed via our managed learning environment Canvas. External examiner positions to commence September 2019 for four year tenure. Appointment is subject to meeting the University’s criteria for the appointment of external examiners. Should you wish to apply, please send your CV in the first instance to the programme tutors at: Louise Lawson on l.lawson@herts.ac.uk and/or Vijaya Rajoo Naidu on V.Rajoo-Naidu@herts.ac.uk