Jobs: West Midlands

External Examiner for PG Cert Person-Centred Dementia Studies at the University of Worcester

Opening Date:
13 Sep 2019
Closing Date:
17 Oct 2019
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University of Worcester School of Allied Health and Community Association for Dementia Studies The University of Worcester is looking for an external examiner for the online Postgraduate Certificate Person-Centred Dementia Studies. This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in our newly-approved programme. The programme is available to study part time and students can take individual modules. Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced academic staff. The University of Worcester offers support for external examiners and a full induction day. Further support is also provided by the Programme Director and module team. The appointment will be from September 2019 to December 2023. The successful candidate will be invited to a staff induction day in January 2020. Assessments can be reviewed remotely. You will be required to view a selection of scripts for designated modules and complete a module external examiner report for each set of assignments reviewed. At the end of the academic year, an annual report is required. Exam boards are held annually. All appointments are subject to the candidate meeting the University’s criteria for appointment. Applications are by submission of CV. 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 assessment undertaken; • Applicants should have recently been employed (or are still employed) within a university appointment; • He/she must not have been a University of Worcester examiner within the last five years; Closing date: Thursday 17 October If you are interested in applying for this role (or to request further information), please send a recent CV to Gina Dutton, Head of the Association for Dementia Studies via G.Dutton@worc.ac.uk

External Advisor- Re-approval of Foundation Degree Courses

Opening Date:
6 Sep 2019
Closing Date:
16 Sep 2019
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The School of Allied Health and Community’s Foundation Degrees in Health and Social Care (FDHS) and Mental Health (FDMH) is seeking to appoint an experienced and suitably qualified academic to act as an External Advisor for a Reapproval event due to take place for the Department of Health and Well-being. The University specifies that external advisors should have relevant experience of HE teaching at the appropriate level - normally at least 3 years, and in a capacity as course leader or similar. The applicants should have knowledge of Foundation and/or Top Up degrees as well as collaborative courses. In addition, external advisors should not normally have (or have had within the last 5 years) any professional relationship with the University of Worcester (or partner institutions) or with staff involved in the course undergoing reapproval. All appointments are subject to the candidate meeting the University’s criteria for appointment. Applications are by submission of CV. If you are interested in applying for this role (or to request further information), please send a recent CV to Lisa Mauro-Bracken, Head of Department, atmailto:l.mauro-bracken@worc.ac.uk  

External Examiner – Staffordshire University

Opening Date:
16 Aug 2019
Closing Date:
16 Sep 2019
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Staffordshire University School of Health and Social Care is seeking to appoint an External Examiner to ensure appropriate quality standards are achieved within a suite of awards and modules within Forensic Practice, including;
  • Masters in Advanced Forensic Practice (Custody Health Professionals)
  • Masters in Advanced Forensic Practice (Sexual Assault Health Professionals)
  • Masters in Advanced Forensic Practice (Custody and Sexual Assault Health Professionals)
  • Advanced Forensic Clinical Practice Module and a number of small courses developed to meet the needs of Partner Organisations from 1st January, 2020
Applications from suitably qualified and experienced academic staff in Forensic Practice across Health Justice, including; Sexual Assault, Temporary Detention andor Secure Environments, to fulfil this role are currently being sought. The tenure for this post is for 4 years commencing 1st January 2020 If you are interested in this position or wish to discuss it further please contact Margaret Bannerman (Associate Professor of Enterprise and Education Development), at the address given below. Application is via full academic CV. School of Health and Social Care Staffordshire University Centre of Excellence in Healthcare Education Blackheath Lane Stafford ST18 0YB Tel 01785 353852

External Examiner – Undergraduate Interprofessional Education

Opening Date:
16 Aug 2019
Closing Date:
27 Sep 2019
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The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health at Coventry University wishes to appoint an External Examiner to support our current team of external examiners for modules within our suite of courses related to Interprofessional Education. Coventry University offers extensive support for external examiners and holds briefing workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the professional lead, course directors and course administrators. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of one examination board per year and to complete an annual External Examiner Monitoring Report. The appointed External Examiner will work alongside other external examiners advising and commenting on modules at Coventry University. 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 assessment undertaken;
  • Applicants should have recently been employed (or are still employed) within a university appointment;
  • Applicants must not have been a Coventry University examiner or employee within the last five years;
  • Applicants will have a qualification registered with the HCPC or the NMC, a commitment to interprofessional education and in addition ideally will also have external examining experience.
For informal enquiries or an application form please contact Stephen Garvey, Interim Associate Head of School for Quality and Accreditation on ab5056@coventry.ac.uk.

External Examiner – Teenage and Young Adult Cancer Care

Opening Date:
16 Aug 2019
Closing Date:
27 Sep 2019
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The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health at Coventry University wishes to appoint an External Examiner to support our current team of external examiners for modules within our suite of Nursing Courses, with specific focus on Teenage and Young Adult Cancer Care. Coventry University offers extensive support for external examiners and holds briefing workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the professional lead, course directors and course administrators. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of one examination board per year and to complete an annual External Examiner Monitoring Report. The appointed External Examiner will work alongside other external examiners advising and commenting on modules at Coventry University. 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 assessment undertaken;
  • Applicants should have recently been employed (or are still employed) within a university appointment;
  • Applicants must not have been a Coventry University examiner or employee within the last five years;
  • Applicants will have a qualification registered with the HCPC or the NMC, a commitment to interprofessional education and in addition ideally will also have external examining experience.
For informal enquiries or an application form please contact Stephen Garvey, Interim Associate Head of School for Quality and Accreditation on ab5056@coventry.ac.uk.

External Examiner – BSc Midwifery

Opening Date:
16 Aug 2019
Closing Date:
27 Sep 2019
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The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health at Coventry University wishes to appoint an External Examiner to support our current team of external examiners for modules within our Midwifery. Coventry University offers extensive support for external examiners and holds briefing workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the professional lead, course directors and course administrators. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of one examination board per year and to complete an annual External Examiner Monitoring Report. The appointed External Examiner will work alongside other external examiners advising and commenting on modules at Coventry University. 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 assessment undertaken;
  • Applicants should have recently been employed (or are still employed) within a university appointment;
  • Applicants must not have been a Coventry University examiner or employee within the last five years;
  • Applicants will have a qualification registered with the HCPC or the NMC, a commitment to interprofessional education and in addition ideally will also have external examining experience.
For informal enquiries or an application form please contact Stephen Garvey, Interim Associate Head of School for Quality and Accreditation on ab5056@coventry.ac.uk.

External Examiner – Physiotherapy

Opening Date:
16 Aug 2019
Closing Date:
27 Sep 2019
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The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health at Coventry University wishes to appoint an External Examiner to support our current team of external examiners for modules within our Physiotherapy undergraduate programme. Coventry University offers extensive support for external examiners and holds briefing workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the professional lead, course directors and course administrators. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of one examination board per year and to complete an annual External Examiner Monitoring Report. The appointed External Examiner will work alongside other external examiners advising and commenting on modules at Coventry University. 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 assessment undertaken;
  • Applicants should have recently been employed (or are still employed) within a university appointment;
  • Applicants must not have been a Coventry University examiner or employee within the last five years;
  • Applicants will have a qualification registered with the HCPC or the NMC, a commitment to interprofessional education and in addition ideally will also have external examining experience.
For informal enquiries or an application form please contact Stephen Garvey, Interim Associate Head of School for Quality and Accreditation on ab5056@coventry.ac.uk.

External Examiner – Undergraduate Continued Professional Development

Opening Date:
16 Aug 2019
Closing Date:
27 Sep 2019
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The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health at Coventry University wishes to appoint an External Examiner to support our current team of external examiners for modules within our suite of courses for undergraduate Continued Professional Development within Social, Therapeutic and Community Studies. Coventry University offers extensive support for external examiners and holds briefing workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the professional lead, course directors and course administrators. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of one examination board per year and to complete an annual External Examiner Monitoring Report. The appointed External Examiner will work alongside other external examiners advising and commenting on modules at Coventry University. 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 assessment undertaken;
  • Applicants should have recently been employed (or are still employed) within a university appointment;
  • Applicants must not have been a Coventry University examiner or employee within the last five years;
  • Applicants will have a qualification registered with the HCPC or the NMC, a commitment to interprofessional education and in addition ideally will also have external examining experience.
For informal enquiries or an application form please contact Stephen Garvey, Interim Associate Head of School for Quality and Accreditation on ab5056@coventry.ac.uk.

External Examiner – Pre-Hospital Emergency Care

Opening Date:
16 Aug 2019
Closing Date:
27 Sep 2019
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The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health at Coventry University wishes to appoint an External Examiner to support our current team of external examiners for modules within our Pre-Hospital Emergency Care and Emergency Care and Advanced Health Assessment programmes. Coventry University offers extensive support for external examiners and holds briefing workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the professional lead, course directors and course administrators. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of one examination board per year and to complete an annual External Examiner Monitoring Report. The appointed External Examiner will work alongside other external examiners advising and commenting on modules at Coventry University. 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 assessment undertaken;
  • Applicants should have recently been employed (or are still employed) within a university appointment;
  • Applicants must not have been a Coventry University examiner or employee within the last five years;
  • Applicants will have a qualification registered with the HCPC or the NMC and ideally will also have external examining experience.
For informal enquiries or an application form please contact Stephen Garvey, Interim Associate Head of School for Quality and Accreditation on ab5056@coventry.ac.uk.

External Examiner – Paramedic Science

Opening Date:
16 Aug 2019
Closing Date:
27 Sep 2019
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The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health at Coventry University wishes to appoint an External Examiner to support our current team of external examiners for modules within our Paramedic Science courses. Coventry University offers extensive support for external examiners and holds briefing workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the professional lead, course directors and course administrators. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of one examination board per year and to complete an annual External Examiner Monitoring Report. The appointed External Examiner will work alongside other external examiners advising and commenting on modules at Coventry University. 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 assessment undertaken;
  • Applicants should have recently been employed (or are still employed) within a university appointment;
  • Applicants must not have been a Coventry University examiner or employee within the last five years;
  • Applicants will have a qualification registered with the HCPC or the NMC, a commitment to interprofessional education and in addition ideally will also have external examining experience.
For informal enquiries or an application form please contact Stephen Garvey, Interim Associate Head of School for Quality and Accreditation on ab5056@coventry.ac.uk.