Jobs: Wales

Lecturer in Health Sciences (Physiotherapy)

Opening Date:
21 May 2019
Closing Date:
17 Jun 2019
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Bangor University School of Health Sciences is offering an exciting opportunity for an experienced Physiotherapy Lecturer to join our team. We can offer a stimulating environment and support to enable you to fulfil your professional ambitions. As part of our current ambitions and growth, at this very significant time, we would like to recruit to a Lectureship/Programme Lead in Physiotherapy. Candidates will have current registration with the Health and Care Professions Council, membership of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists. Candidates will also have a Postgraduate degree in a relevant subject area and a recognised teaching qualification. Those with an Advance HE Senior Fellowship will be considered favourably. The ability to communicate in Welsh is desirable for this post, and the School would particularly welcome applications from Welsh speakers. At Grade 8, this post provides an exciting opportunity for experienced candidates to apply to take a leading role in the development of a Post Graduate Diploma in Physiotherapy. This post is available on our teaching and scholarship career track. The successful candidate will have opportunities to contribute to teaching and learning across the School’s portfolio. Support will be provided to further lead innovation in teaching and learning, including in clinical practice, and encouragement to develop scholarship potential. The School of Health Sciences mission is to mobilise its expertise and experience to generate new solutions to health challenges. We do this by leading health care research, scholarship, teaching and learning that is of the highest possible standard, quality and value to service users, practitioners and stakeholders. We aim to be an international example of best practice in partnership-working with students, professionals, health and social care services, and policy makers. The post is available for a period of of 3 years in the first instance.

External Examiner – BSc (Hons) General Practice Nursing

Opening Date:
18 Apr 2019
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31 May 2019
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The College of Human and Health Sciences is seeking an external examiner for the BSc (Hons)/ GradDip General Practice Nursing programme. The programme consists of two core modules with the remaining modules being optional; common optional modules selected by students include diabetes, respiratory and minor illness management modules. Applicants should hold appropriate academic qualifications. We are looking for an external examiner who has experience of primary care nursing and in particular minor illness and diabetes management experience. The successful applicant will be asked to attend one examination board per year and submit an annual report following this. Previous external examiner experience is desirable; however, those new to external examining are strongly encouraged to apply. Essential Criteria:
  • Experience of delivering relevant programmes at HE level
  • Current NMC registration on the appropriate part of the register
Date of appointment: September 2019 – September 2023 Programme details will be provided to the appointee and induction/training offered. Please note that due to existing external examiner arrangements we are not able accept applications from staff in the following institutions: Bangor University, University of Bedfordshire, Birmingham City, Bournemouth University, Buckinghamshire New University, Cardiff University, Coventry University, Dundee University, Edge Hill University, Keele University, Kingston University and St George’s - University of London, Leeds Beckett, Liverpool John Moores, The University of Liverpool, Manchester Met, Middlesex University, Queen's University Belfast, Salford, South Wales University, Trinity College Dublin, Ulster University, University of Cumbria, University of Sheffield, University West of England, University of Wolverhampton & University of Worcester. Please send expressions of interest and CV to programme director, Jonathan Thomas, Jonathan.w.thomas@swansea.ac.uk