Jobs: Sussex

External Examiner – MSc/BSc(Hons) Community Specialist Practice

Opening Date:
18 Jun 2020
Closing Date:
31 Jul 2020
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We are seeking a replacement external examiner for the next academic year (2020/21) for the MSc and BSc (Hons) Community Specialist Practice courses. The University of Brighton offers extensive support for external examiners and holds workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the course leads and the Continuing and Postgraduate Education Academic Programme lead. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of one examination board per year. Applicants are advised that the University applies the following criteria to external examiners:
  • The area of expertise of external examiners is within the area of examinations undertaken;
  • Applicants should have recently been employed (or are still employed) within a university appointment;
  • He/she must not have been a University of Brighton examiner within the last five years;
  • He/she will have a qualification registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council as a Community Specialist Practitioner either on the District Nursing or General Practice Nursing pathway and in addition ideally will also have internal and external examining experience.
Commencement date October 2020 for a period of 4 years For an informal discussion, please contact the course lead: Donna Goddard – d.goddard2@brighton.ac.uk Please forward your curriculum vitae to Nicky Pont, N.Pont@brighton.ac.uk with the title of the course in the subject line. Further information may be found on the University website at www.brighton.ac.uk/cpdhealth

External Examiner – Continuing Professional Education Programme

Opening Date:
9 Jun 2020
Closing Date:
31 Jul 2020
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We are seeking two replacement external examiners for the Continuous Professional Education (CPE) programme which includes the BSc (Hons) Professional Practice, BSc (Hons) Clinical Practice, Graduate Certificate Clinical Practice and Post Graduate Certificate Clinical Practice degrees. The University of Brighton offers extensive support for external examiners and holds workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the course leads and the CPE Coordinator. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of one examination board per year. Applicants are advised that the University applies the following criteria to external examiners: • The area of expertise of external examiners is within the area of examinations undertaken; • Applicants should have recently been employed (or are still employed) within a university appointment; • He/she must not have been a University of Brighton examiner within the last five years; • He/she will ideally have a qualification registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council and internal and external examining experience To avoid conflicts of interest, please do not apply if you are from the University of Teesside, London Southbank University, Queen’s University Belfast, University of the West of Scotland or University College Dublin One External Examiner is required for the following modules: Supporting Learners in Practice (mentorship) at level 6, level 7 and non-credited versions; Return to Practice; and Study Skills One External Examiner is required for the following modules: End of Life Principles of Care; End of Life Care for People with Long Term conditions; Research; and Dissertation For an informal discussion, please contact the following: BSc (Hons) Professional Practice course leader, Emma Menzies-Gow E.Menzies-Gow@brighton.ac.uk Continuing Professional Education Coordinator – Susanne Simmons S.J.Simmons@brighton.ac.uk Please forward your curriculum vitae to Nicky Pont N.Pont@brighton.ac.uk with the title of the modules in the subject line. Following the closing date, expressions of interest will be considered and you will be be informed of the outcome as soon as possible Commencement date September 2021 for a period of 4 years Further information may be found on the University website at www.brighton.ac.uk/cpdhealth

External Examiner – BSc(Hons) Paramedic Science

Opening Date:
3 Apr 2020
Closing Date:
31 Jul 2020
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We are seeking to replace one of our existing external examiners for the academic year 2021/22 for the BSc Hons Paramedic Science course. The University of Brighton offers extensive support for external examiners and holds workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the course leads and the Community Health Academic lead. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of one examination board per year. Applicants are advised that the University applies the following criteria to external examiners:
  • The area of expertise of external examiners is within the area of examinations undertaken;
  • Applicants should have recently been employed (or are still employed) within a university appointment;
  • He/she must not have been a University of Brighton examiner within the last five years;
  • He/she will be a registered paramedic with preferably previous external examining experience, although we would consider applications from individuals with the right experience who are seeking their first appointment as an external examiner.
The new appointee is required to work alongside our existing external examiner for the mandatory level 4, 5 and 6 modules of the programme. 80 credits of each year are gained from theory modules and 40 credits for practice. A range of assessment strategies are employed across the modules including essays, examinations and OSCE. Commencement date would be 1/10/21 for a period of 4 years For an informal discussion, please contact the following: BSc Hons Paramedic Science Course Lead – Ken Street,  K.I.Street@brighton.ac.uk , 01273 644752 Please forward your curriculum vitae to Nicky Pont, N.Pont@brighton.ac.uk with the title of the course in the subject line. Following the closing date, expressions of interest will be considered and you will normally be informed within 2 weeks of that date Further information may be found on the University website at https://www.brighton.ac.uk/courses/study/paramedic-science-bsc-hons.aspx