Jobs: Sussex

External Examiner – BSc(Hons) Occupational Therapy and Occupational Therapy Degree Apprenticeship

Opening Date:
22 Jul 2021
Closing Date:
30 Sep 2021
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We are seeking a replacement external examiner from the 2022-23 academic year for our four year, part-time, pre-registration BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy course and Occupational Therapy Degree Apprenticeship. These two popular courses largely share delivery, using problem-based learning pedagogy. The vacancy arises as one of our current external examiners is approaching the end of their four-year term. The University of Brighton offers extensive support for external examiners and holds workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the Course leader and the Subject Lead for the Health and Rehabilitation Subject Area, in which Occupational Therapy sits. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of one examination board per year, typically the summer board in July. The role would involve being an external examiner across a range of Year 1, 2, 3 and 4 academic and practice placement modules, working alongside the current external examiner (who by September 22 will be in the third year of her four year term). It is desirable for applicants to have experience of problem-based learning and/or part-time course teaching/ leadership and/ or apprenticeships, but this is not essential. Applicants are advised that the University applies the following criteria to external examiners:
  • The area of expertise of external examiners must be within the area of examinations undertaken;
  • They should have recently been employed (or still be employed) within a university appointment;
  • They must not have been a University of Brighton examiner within the last five years;
  • They will have a recognised Occupational Therapy qualification and be Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) registered.
One External Examiner is sought for the part-time, 4 year, pre-registration BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy course and Degree Apprenticeship. Commencement date September 2022 for a period of 4 years For an informal discussion, please contact the Course leader - Dr David Haines, d.haines@brighton.ac.uk, 01273 643661 To be considered for this role, 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 about the School of Health Sciences may be found on the University website at www.brighton.ac.uk and about the courses at https://www.brighton.ac.uk/courses/study/occupational-therapy-bsc-hons.aspx https://www.brighton.ac.uk/business-services/professional-development/apprenticeships/health-and-science/occupational-therapist-degree-apprenticeship.aspx

External Examiner – MSc Advanced Occupational Therapy

Opening Date:
25 Jun 2021
Closing Date:
30 Jul 2021
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We are seeking to find a replacement external examiner for the next academic year for the MSc Advanced Occupational Therapy course. The University of Brighton offers extensive support for external examiners and holds workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the Course Leader and the Academic Lead for Postgraduate Education. 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 recognised Occupational Therapy qualification and be Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) registered.
One External Examiner is required for the post-registration MSc Advanced Occupational Therapy course The MSc Advanced Occupational Therapy course has a mixture of full-time and part-time students from the UK, Europe, and other countries. It is part of the Continuing Professional Education and Post Graduate Education Programme in the School of Sport and Health Sciences. The course is a flexible course so students can put together a programme of study which is suitable for their needs (60 credits core modules + 60 credits optional modules + 60 credit dissertation). As external you would be responsible for a mix of some of the occupational therapy modules and dissertations. Commencement date 1st October 2021 for a period of 4 years For an informal discussion, please contact: 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 about the School of Health Sciences may be found on the University website at https://www.brighton.ac.uk/about-us/contact-us/academic-departments/school-of-health-sciences.aspx

External Examiner – MSc and BSc (Hons) Specialist Community Public Health Nursing, Health Visiting and School Nursing

Opening Date:
29 May 2021
Closing Date:
30 Jul 2021
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We are seeking a replacement external examiner from the academic year 2022/23 for the MSc and BSc (Hons) Specialist Community Public Health Nursing, Health Visiting and School Nursing 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 work and 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 SCPHN on the third part of the NMC register and in addition ideally will also have internal and external examining experience.
Commencement date September 2022 for a period of 4 years For an informal discussion, please contact either: 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 – BSc(Hons) Physiotherapy

Opening Date:
24 May 2021
Closing Date:
4 Oct 2021
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We are seeking a replacement external examiner, starting in academic year 2022/2023, for the BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy course. The University of Brighton offers extensive support for external examiners and holds workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the Course Leader and Academic Lead. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of one examination board per year. The University applies the following criteria to external examiners: The applicants should have:
  • Expertise within the area of examinations undertaken;
  • Competence and experience relating to (I) designing and operating a variety of assessment tasks as appropriate; and (II) enhancement of student learning and experience;
  • Employed within a university appointment;
  • A recognised Physiotherapy qualification, and be Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) registered;
  • And they must not have been a University of Brighton examiner or staff member within the last five years.
One External Examiner is required for the full-time, 3 year, pre-registration BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy course. The role would involve being an external examiner across a range of Year 1, 2 and 3 modules, working alongside the current external examiner. Commencement date October 2022 for a period of 4 years For an informal discussion, please contact any one of the following: Course Leader – Dr Lieselotte Corten,  l.corten@brighton.ac.uk Academic Lead – Dr Helen Fiddler, h.fiddler@brighton.ac.uk Please forward your curriculum vitae to Nicky Pont, N.Pont@brighton.ac.uk with the subject line ‘External Examiner position for BSc (Hon) Physiotherapy’. Further information about the course may be found on the University website at https://www.brighton.ac.uk/courses/study/physiotherapy-bsc-hons.aspx

External Examiner – MSc Occupational Therapy (pre-registration)

Opening Date:
21 May 2021
Closing Date:
30 Jul 2021
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We are seeking a replacement external examiner to join our vibrant team from academic year 2022/23. The post is for our highly successful two year problem based learning MSc occupational therapy (pre-registration) programme. The University of Brighton offers extensive support for external examiners and holds workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the Course leader and the teaching team. The course holds three examination boards each year, but work is shared as it is completed and moderated though out the year. The role would involve being an external examiner across a varied range of academic and practice placement modules, working alongside the current experienced external examiner. It is desirable for applicants to have experience of problem-based learning and accelerated masters level course teaching/leadership but this is not essential. 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;
  • They must not have been a University of Brighton examiner within the last five years;
  • They will have a recognised Occupational Therapy qualification, and be Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) registered.
One External Examiner is sought for the following programme:
  • A two year full time accelerated MSc Occupational Therapy (pre-registration).
Commencement date October 2022 for a period of 4 years For an informal discussion, please contact:
  • Course Leader, MSc/PG Dip Occupational Therapy (pre-registration) – Tania Wiseman, t.j.wiseman@brighton.ac.uk, in teams or by phone: 01323 646958
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 be informed of whether you have been nominated as soon as possible. For further information please see https://www.brighton.ac.uk/courses/study/occupational-therapy-pre-reg-msc-pgcert-pgdip.aspx

External Examiner – MSc Pre-Registration Podiatry

Opening Date:
29 Apr 2021
Closing Date:
1 Dec 2021
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We are seeking a replacement external examiner from academic year 2022/2023 for the MSc Pre-Registration Podiatry course. The University of Brighton offers extensive support for external examiners and holds workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the Course leader and Academic lead for Podiatry. 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;
  • The applicant must not have been a University of Brighton examiner within the last five years;
  • The applicant will have a recognised Podiatry qualification, and be Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) registered.
One External Examiner is required for the full-time (45 weeks per year), 2 year, MSc Pre-Registration Podiatry course. The role would involve being an external examiner across all programme modules. . Commencement date 1st October 2022 for a period of 4 years For an informal discussion, please contact any one of the following: 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 about the School of Health Sciences may be found on the University website at www.brighton.ac.uk