Jobs: Sussex

External Examiner – BSc (Hons) Clinical Practice/Graduate and Post Graduate Certificate Clinical Practice – Cardiac Care Pathway

Opening Date:
9 Sep 2020
Closing Date:
9 Oct 2020
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Due to an unexpected resignation, we are seeking a replacement external examiner from the academic year 2020/21 for the Cardiac Care pathway in the BSc (Hons) Clinical Practice/Graduate and Post Graduate Certificate Clinical 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;
One External Examiner is required for:
  • BSc (Hons) Clinical Practice/Graduate Certificate and Post Graduate Certificate Clinical Practice – Cardiac Care modules
For an informal discussion, please contact 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. Following the closing date, expressions of interest will be considered and you will be informed of whether you have been nominated by 23.10.20 Commencement date September 2020 for a period of 4 years Further information may be found on the University website at www.brighton.ac.uk/cpdhealth

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Paramedic Science

Opening Date:
1 Sep 2020
Closing Date:
4 Oct 2020
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(HC3197-20-203) We would like you to join our Paramedic team and contribute to the teaching and learning in our BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science course. We have been producing the next generation of paramedics for a decade and are well-established and highly regarded within our school where we provide a stimulating environment for staff and students. Our lecturers develop and utilise a range of teaching methods to support student learning in both theory and practice, and act as a personal tutor; using listening, interpersonal and pastoral care skills. We work in partnership with students, academics, researchers, service users and service colleagues to deliver high quality learning and teaching based contemporary research findings and practice. In order to be successful in this post you will bring with you:
  • A current registration as a paramedic with the Health & Care Professions Council.
  • An up to date knowledge of contemporary paramedic practice.
  • A BSc and postgraduate qualification in a relevant subject or be committed to studying at a higher level.
  • It is expected that you will continually update your disciplinary and/or professional knowledge and understanding to develop personal (and, where appropriate, collaborative) research objectives.
  • The primary focus of this role will be supporting BSc students, however, there are also opportunities to engage in curriculum development at both pre- and post-registration levels. There is also an opportunity to potentially take on the role of course leader (depending on experience).
The University of Brighton ranks 30th in the 2019 Guardian League table for health professions, has a silver TEF award and a strong research record, factors which contribute to our reputation as a leading modern university. For informal enquiries please contact Sarah Lewis-Tulett (Academic Lead, S.Lewis-Tulett@brighton.ac.uk) or Angela Glynn (Deputy Head of School, A.Glynn@brighton.ac.uk). We welcome applications from candidates seeking to job sharers. Travel to other university and practice sites will be required.

External Examiner – BSc(Hons) Paramedic Science

Opening Date:
5 Aug 2020
Closing Date:
2 Oct 2020
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We are seeking to replace one of our existing external examiners from 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: Academic Lead – Sarah Lewis-Tulett,  S.Lewis-Tulett@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. 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