Jobs: South West

External Examiner (Subject & Award) – BSc (Hons) Podiatry

Opening Date:
3 Dec 2019
Closing Date:
12 Jan 2020
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We are seeking to appoint a Subject and Award External Examiner for the BSc (Hons) Podiatry programme. This programme is based within the School of Health Professions, Faculty of Health: Medicine, Dentistry and Human Sciences. It is a full time 3-year undergraduate programme which on successful completion leads to eligibility to register with the HCPC. This position does require the external examiner to be an Podiatrist, have a recordable teaching qualification and a current registration with the HCPC. The appointment will be until the 31 October 2024 and the commitment required is as follows:
  • To review a range of coursework throughout the year
  • To attend an assessment panel per year and the submission of an annual external examiner report.
  • To engage in communication with the programme team
  • To carry out at least one interim engagement per year (which may take the form of a ‘virtual’ visit by video conference/Skype in recognition of the logistical difficulties presented by Plymouth’s geographical location) and at least one face to face visit during the term of office to obtain feedback from staff and students on assessment in practice and to strengthen their engagement with the ongoing teaching and learning process.
All appointments are subject to the candidate meeting the University’s criteria for appointment. If you would like to be considered for this role, please submit a CV by email to extexhhs@plymouth.ac.uk by 12th January 2020 or for further information about the role email sabey@plymouth.ac.uk

External Examiner – Pre-registration Nursing (Mental Health)

Opening Date:
2 Dec 2019
Closing Date:
12 Jan 2020
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We are seeking to appoint a Subject External Examiner for our Pre-registration Nursing (Mental Health) programme. This programme is based within the School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health, Medicine, Dentistry and Human Sciences. We offer a three year single field full time undergraduate programme, a four year dual field registration master’s programme and a two year MSc all of which on successful completion lead to eligibility to register with the Nursing & Midwifery Council on part 1 of the register in one or more fields of practice. This position does require the external examiner to be a Mental Health Nurse, have a recordable teaching qualification and a current registration with the Nursing & Midwifery Council. The appointment will be until the 31 October 2024 and the commitment required is as follows:
  • To review a range of coursework throughout the year
  • To attend an assessment panel per year and the submission of an annual external examiner report.
  • To engage in communication with the programme team
  • To carry out at least one interim engagement per year (which may take the form of a ‘virtual’ visit by video conference/Skype in recognition of the logistical difficulties presented by Plymouth’s geographical location) and at least one face to face visit during the term of office to obtain feedback from staff and students on assessment in practice and to strengthen their engagement with the ongoing teaching and learning process.
All appointments are subject to the candidate meeting the University’s criteria for appointment. If you would like to be considered for this role, please submit a CV by email to extexhhs@plymouth.ac.uk by 12th January 2020 or for further information about the role email Francis Thompson (Programme Lead) on francis.thompson@plymouth.ac.uk

External Examiner (Subject & Award) – Pre-registration Nursing (Adult Health)

Opening Date:
2 Dec 2019
Closing Date:
12 Jan 2020
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We are seeking to appoint a Subject and Award External Examiner for our Pre-registration Nursing (Adult) programme. This programme is based within the School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health, Medicine, Dentistry and Human Sciences. We offer a three year single field full time undergraduate programme, a four year dual field registration master’s programme and a two year MSc all of which on successful completion lead to eligibility to register with the Nursing & Midwifery Council on part 1 of the register in one or more fields of practice. This position does require the external examiner to be an Adult Nurse, have a recordable teaching qualification and a current registration with the Nursing & Midwifery Council. The appointment will be until the 31 October 2024 and the commitment required is as follows:
  • To review a range of coursework throughout the year
  • To attend an assessment panel per year and the submission of an annual external examiner report.
  • To engage in communication with the programme team
  • To carry out at least one interim engagement per year (which may take the form of a ‘virtual’ visit by video conference/Skype in recognition of the logistical difficulties presented by Plymouth’s geographical location) and at least one face to face visit during the term of office to obtain feedback from staff and students on assessment in practice and to strengthen their engagement with the ongoing teaching and learning process.
All appointments are subject to the candidate meeting the University’s criteria for appointment. If you would like to be considered for this role, please submit a CV by email to extexhhs@plymouth.ac.uk by 12th January 2020 or for further information about the role email Francis Thompson on francis.thompson@plymouth.ac.uk

Lecturer in Paramedic Science

Opening Date:
29 Nov 2019
Closing Date:
5 Jan 2020
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Lecturer Paramedic Science Grade 7 We are looking for an energetic, enthusiastic and Lecturer to join the Paramedic Academic team to develop and deliver the newly designed BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science Level 6 programme, and contribute to a range of programmes within the School of Health and Social Care. This post also offers an exciting opportunity for you to be involved in moving the School forward with its strategic plan to deliver a sustainable health and social care workforce for Gloucestershire in collaboration with our strategic partners South West Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust. You will have substantial clinical experience, education delivery and experience of supporting pre and post registration students. You must be a UK registered healthcare professional with experience of Paramedic Education. You must hold a first degree in a relevant area, and ideally hold or currently be completing a higher degree. As an academic you will be expected to have a Post Graduate Certificate in Education or complete the University of Gloucestershire’s Post Graduate Certificate in Academic Practice in the first year of your appointment. This post requires a DBS check. For an informal discussion, please contact Lorraine Dixon Head of School, Health and Social Care, ldixon@glos.ac.uk, 07920708942 or via her PA Toni Gronow, 01242 714 594 Closing date: Sunday 5th January Interview date: TBC Base location: Oxstalls Campus, Gloucester