Jobs: Sussex

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

External Examiner – MSc Advanced Physiotherapy

Opening Date:
28 Apr 2021
Closing Date:
21 May 2021
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We are seeking a replacement external examiner for the next academic year for the MSc Advanced 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 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 Physiotherapy qualification, and be Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) registered.
One External Examiner is required for the post-registration MSc Advanced Physiotherapy course The MSc Advanced Physiotherapy course has a mixture of FT and PT students from the UK, Europe and other countries. It is part of the CPE and PG Education Programme in the School of 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 core modules (including research methods), dissertations and the optional Physiotherapy modules. Commencement date 1st January 2022 for a period of 4 years For an informal discussion, please contact: Course Lead – Colin Paterson, c.paterson2@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 about the School of Health Sciences may be found on the University website at www.brighton.ac.uk

External Examiner – BSc (Hons) Nursing (Adult)

Opening Date:
26 Apr 2021
Closing Date:
21 May 2021
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The University of Chichester School of Nursing and Allied Health is seeking to appoint an External Examiner to ensure appropriate quality standards are achieved within their BSc (Hons) Nursing (Adult) programme commencing September 2021. The University of Chichester is a new provider and you will become part of our journey as the first External Examiner for this course. The applicant should hold current registration as an Adult nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Council, have a Masters level qualification and experience of teaching and assessing at Undergraduate level in this field. Evidence of NMC registration and revalidation will be checked on recruitment. Experienced and new external examiners will be considered, provided the applicant has the relevant professional qualification(s) and experience. The appointment will be for four academic years commencing August 2021. You will perform this role through:
  • Constructive discussions with the academic and administrative teams regarding process, academic equivalence and endeavour
  • consideration of proposed programme modification(s)
  • review of summative assessment tasks and examination papers
  • review of samples of student work, including practice assessment documents/portfolios
  • the endorsement of marks to ensure agreed, fully moderated and externally examined sets of results
  • visit to placement areas once a year within current regulations
  • attendance at appropriate boards of examiners
  • submission of annual reports
To apply for this vacancy please send a short expression of interest together with a current CV to n.muir@chi.ac.uk by the 21st May 2021. If you wish to discuss the role please contact Dr Nita Muir (Head of School of Nursing and Allied Health) on N.Muir@chi.ac.uk.