Jobs: Yorkshire and Humberside

External Examiner – PGC Outpatient Diagnostic Hysteroscopy and Diagnostic Service Development

Opening Date:
23 May 2019
Closing Date:
11 Jun 2019
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The School of Allied Health Professionals and Midwifery at the University of Bradford is looking for a dedicated individual to undertake the role of external examiner for our existing Postgraduate Certificate Outpatient Diagnostic Hysteroscopy and Diagnostic Service Development programme to commence immediately. The programme is for experienced nurses and healthcare practitioners who have the opportunity to take on challenging roles in women’s outpatient services, working across professional boundaries to meet the change in management of Gynaecological services. This programme is focused on a work-based curriculum that has key distance learning elements so enabling a national profile of students within each intake. The course team work closely with the British Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy (BSGE) to ensure their best practice standards are achieved. An overview of your role and responsibilities can be found in the University of Bradford Guide for External Examiners of Taught Programmes – https://www.bradford.ac.uk/aqte/guides/ You should have appropriate expertise/experience in the areas of Outpatient Diagnostic Hysteroscopy, be able to undertake a role in the assurance of academic standards in Higher Education and should be aware of modern developments in the design and delivery of the flexible curriculum. You should not hold more than one other UK Higher Education External Examiner post at the start of the contract and be qualified to at least the level of the programme to be examined. Further information about the School and programmes can be found at: https://www.bradford.ac.uk/courses/cpd/outpatient-diagnostic-hysteroscopy/ For further information about the role please contact Rae Nesbitt at M.R.Nesbitt1@bradford.ac.uk or telephone 01274 236483 Interested individuals should submit a CV in the first instance to Laura Baxter at l.baxter1@bradford.ac.uk by 11th June 2019.

External Examiner – PG Midwifery

Opening Date:
23 May 2019
Closing Date:
11 Jun 2019
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The School of Allied Health Professionals and Midwifery at the University of Bradford is looking for a dedicated individual to undertake the role of external examiner for our existing MSc/PGD/PGS Midwifery and MSc/PGD Advanced Practice (Midwifery) programmes to commence immediately. The above postgraduate Midwifery programmes adopts a holistic approach to developing experienced registered midwives into skilled leaders of the profession. Both programmes and their nested awards are designed to develop skills in complex reasoning, critical thinking and analysis required to apply knowledge to a range of clinical and professional situations through reflection and practice experience and offer the opportunity to develop a bespoke package of content ensuring both individual and service needs are met. An overview of your role and responsibilities can be found in the University of Bradford Guide for External Examiners of Taught Programmes – https://www.bradford.ac.uk/aqte/guides/ You should have appropriate expertise/experience in the areas of midwifery, be able to undertake a role in the assurance of academic standards in Higher Education and should be aware of modern developments in the design and delivery of the flexible curriculum. You should not hold more than one other UK Higher Education External Examiner post at the start of the contract and be qualified to at least the level of the programme to be examined. Further information about the School and programmes can be found at: https://www.bradford.ac.uk/courses/pg/midwifery/ https://www.bradford.ac.uk/courses/pg/advanced-practice-midwifery/ For further information about the role please contact Maria Evans at mevans4@bradford.ac.uk or telephone 01274 236378 Interested individuals should submit a CV in the first instance to Laura Baxter at l.baxter1@bradford.ac.uk by 11th June 2019.

External Examiner – FdA Counselling and BA Counselling Top Up (North Lindsey College)

Opening Date:
17 May 2019
Closing Date:
21 Jun 2019
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An external examiner is required from October 2019 to support the FdA Counselling and BA Counselling Top up at North Lindsey College. Informal enquires can be made to Gillian Reid, Joint Cognate Area Leader, gillian.reid@northlindsey.ac.uk or 01724 295377

Research Fellow

Opening Date:
16 May 2019
Closing Date:
13 Jun 2019
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The post will be based within the Academy of Primary Care, located in the Allam Medical Building on the University of Hull campus. The Academy of Primary Care champions excellence in primary care scholarship driving improvements in primary care delivery and design for 21st century health needs. You will be part of the primary care research team including Professor Joanne Reeve, Professor of Primary Care Research and Dr Liz Mitchell, Senior Lecturer in Primary Care Research. The purpose of the post is to carry out research assessments for the NIHR funded REDUCE research programme, of patients trying to reduce long-term antidepressants, in general practices in the Yorkshire and Humber area. We value diversity and we are committed to recruiting and supporting staff and students from all sectors of society. The Hull York Medical School holds a Silver Athena SWAN award. We are committed to developing staff and actively encourage and support staff to take development opportunities. To discuss this role informally, please contact: Professor Una Macleod, una.macleod@hyms.ac.uk (01482 463757) For information about the department visit www.hyms.ac.uk This post is full-time, fixed term for 38 months. This post requires a criminal records check through the Disclosure and Barring Service

External Examiner – Return to Practice for Healthcare Professionals, Support for Learning in Practice programmes

Opening Date:
9 May 2019
Closing Date:
4 Jun 2019
Salary Range:
Return to Practice for Healthcare Professionals is an 11 week (30 credits at Level 6) module. It runs twice yearly in February & September & attracts approximately 25 students per module. The assessment consists of a combination of practice hours & a written essay. Support for Learning in Practice is a 10 credit blended learning module which runs 2/3 times per year, at levels 6-7. It attracts approximately 50-70 students per semester. It is an inter-professional programme which attracts students from a wide range of professional backgrounds. The assessment consists of two elements: practice (pass/fail) & a written essay. You should have appropriate expertise/experience in the areas of nursing or midwifery & have experience of mentoring or mentorship programmes, be able to undertake a role in the assurance of academic standards in Higher Education & should be aware of modern developments in the design & delivery of the flexible curriculum. You should not hold more than one other UK HE External Examiner post at the start of the contract & be qualified to at least the level of the programme to be examined. Applicants should possess a BSc or Masters qualification & be a registered health professional with either the NMC or HCPC. Further information about the programmes can be found at: https://www.bradford.ac.uk/courses/cpd/return-to-practice/ https://www.bradford.ac.uk/courses/cpd/support-for-learning-in-practice/ Work & payment is on the basis outlined in the University of Bradford Guide for External Examiners of Taught Programmes - https://www.bradford.ac.uk/aqte/guides/ For further information about the role please contact: Jean Teare RTP Programme Leader jateare@bradford.ac.uk 01274 236313 Karen Khan SLIP Programme Leader kkhan35@bradford.ac.uk 01274 236383 Due to a potential conflict of interest we are unable to consider expressions of interest from individuals from UWE or Yorkshire & the Humber universities.

4 x External Examiners – BSc Nursing pre-registration

Opening Date:
8 May 2019
Closing Date:
4 Jun 2019
Salary Range:
The University of Bradford are seeking to appoint four External Examiners in Adult (2), Child(1) and Mental Health Nursing (1) for the academic session commencing September 2019 for a period of 4 years. The programme jointly recruits a total of around 250 students across Adult, Mental Health and Child fields annually on the City Campus and 30 adult nursing students at Mid Yorkshire NHS Trust, based in Dewsbury. It is expected that the two adult external examiners will work collaboratively to ensure comparability of award across the two delivery locations. You should have appropriate expertise/experience and a background in the relevant field of nursing, registration on the appropriate part of the NMC register and evidence of scholarly activity. The applicant should be able to undertake a role in the assurance of academic standards in Higher Education and should be aware of modern developments in the design and delivery of the flexible curriculum. You should not hold more than one other UK Higher Education External Examiner post at the start of the contract and be qualified to at least the level of the programme to be examined. For further information about the role please contact: Bradford posts (all fields): Judith Devine,  01274 236343, mailto:j.a.devine@bradford.ac.uk Sarah Knott, 01274 236595,  s.k.a.knott@bradford.ac.uk Mid Yorkshire (adult field): Pete Fothergill, 01274 236341, p.fothergill@bradford.ac.uk External Examiners’ fees for taught programmes are calculated according to a formula that takes into account both programme and module responsibilities, the fees for these appointments would vary due to the student number on each of the fields. An approximate fee based on current modules and student numbers is available on request. Due to a potential conflict of interest we are unable to consider individuals from University of Leeds, Leeds Beckett University, University of Huddersfield, or the University of Bolton.

External Examiner – MSc Rehabilitation Studies

Opening Date:
8 May 2019
Closing Date:
4 Jun 2019
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Post to commence 1-Dec-19, for our existing part-time programme awards of:
  • MSc Rehabilitation Studies (Continence for Physiotherapists)
  • MSc Rehabilitation Studies (Physiotherapy in Women's Health)
  • MSc Rehabilitation Studies (Musculoskeletal Practice)
and interim awards. You should have appropriate expertise/experience in the areas of rehabilitation studies and will hold current HCPC registration in a relevant part of the register, be a member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists. The applicant should have an interest in postgraduate education and development and ideally have specialist skills on one or more of the awards we offer. The successful candidate will be able to undertake a role in the assurance of academic standards in Higher Education and should be aware of modern developments in the design and delivery of the flexible curriculum. You should not hold more than one other UK Higher Education External Examiner post at the start of the contract and be qualified to at least the level of the programme to be examined. External Examiners’ fees for taught programmes are calculated according to a formula that takes into account both programme and module responsibilities, the fee for this appointment would be in the region of £325 (gross). Further information about the School and programmes can be found at Continence for Physiotherapists  https://www.bradford.ac.uk/courses/pg/rehabilitation-studies-continence-for-physiotherapists/ MSc Rehabilitation Studies (Physiotherapy in Women's Health) https://www.bradford.ac.uk/courses/pg/physiotherapy-womens-health/ MSc Rehabilitation Studies (Musculoskeletal Practice) https://www.bradford.ac.uk/courses/pg/musculoskeletal-physiotherapy-practice/ For Further information about the role please contact Catherine Carus at c.a.carus@bradford.ac.uk or telephone 01274 236583 Interested individuals should submit a CV in the first instance to Laura Baxter at l.baxter1@bradford.ac.uk

External Examiner – Medical Imaging, Radiography MSc

Opening Date:
8 May 2019
Closing Date:
4 Jun 2019
Salary Range:
Role to commence 30-Nov-19 for our existing programmes, examining the target awards of MSc Medical Imaging, MSc Medical Imaging (International), and MSc Advanced Clinical Practitioner (Radiographic Reporting). You should have appropriate expertise/experience in the areas of the radiography and currently hold a role as a Radiography Lecturer or Consultant Radiographer qualified in medical image reporting. You should also hold a relevant MSc or PhD qualification in medical imaging or Advanced Clinical Practice and hold a current HCPC registration. You must be able to undertake a role in the assurance of academic standards in Higher Education and should be aware of modern developments in the design and delivery of the flexible curriculum. You should not hold more than one other UK Higher Education External Examiner post at the start of the contract and be qualified to at least the level of the programme to be examined. Further information about the programmes can be found at: https://www.bradford.ac.uk/courses/pg/medical-imaging/ https://www.bradford.ac.uk/courses/pg/clinical-practitioner-radiographic-reporting/ For Further information about the role please contact Elaine Wilkinson at e.chaplin@bradford.ac.uk https://www.bradford.ac.uk/aqte/guides contains information on the duties required and the calculation of your fees. Interested individuals should submit a CV in the first instance tomailto:l.baxter1@bradford.ac.uk by 4 June 2019.

Lecturer in Forensic Science

Opening Date:
2 May 2019
Closing Date:
31 May 2019
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The Department of Biomedical Sciences wishes to appoint a Lecturer in Forensic Science. Applications are particularly sought from outstanding individuals with teaching experience in Forensic Science, who are able to contribute to existing subjects in physiology, anatomy, and/or cellular sciences. The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Biomedical Sciences has benefited from extensive investment over the past 5 years and has a wide range of state of the art facilities, including dedicated Microbiology laboratories, NGS, Mass Spectrometry and flow cytometry. Our staff are involved in a range of interdisciplinary activities across the university and at national/ international level. In REF 2014, Biomedical science staff made a major contribution to uoa3 Allied Health Professions, Dentistry, Nursing & Pharmacy the University’s leading submission. The University recently achieved a Silver award in the TEF and the successful applicant will be expected to contribute fully to the future TEF application for Biomedical Sciences. For informal inquiries, please contact the Head of Department, Chris Murphy, c.murphy@hull.ac.uk For information about The Department of Biomedical Sciences visit https://www.hull.ac.uk/faculties/subjects/biomedical-sciences.aspx

Senior Lecturer in Forensic Science

Opening Date:
2 May 2019
Closing Date:
31 May 2019
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The Department of Biomedical Sciences wishes to appoint a Senior Lecturer in Forensic Science. Applications are particularly sought from outstanding individuals with significant teaching experience in Forensic Science, who are able to contribute to existing subjects in physiology, anatomy, and/or cellular sciences. The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels and have experience of involvement in Forensic Science accreditation. Biomedical Sciences has benefited from extensive investment over the past 5 years and has a wide range of state of the art facilities, including dedicated Microbiology laboratories, NGS, Mass Spectrometry and flow cytometry. Our staff are involved in a range of interdisciplinary activities across the university and at national/ international level. In REF 2014, Biomedical science staff made a major contribution to UoA3 Allied Health Professions, Dentistry, Nursing & Pharmacy the University’s leading submission. The University recently achieved a Silver award in the TEF and the successful applicant will be expected to contribute fully to the future TEF application for Biomedical Sciences. For informal inquiries, please contact the Head of Department, Chris Murphy c.murphy@hull.ac.uk For information about The Department of Biomedical Sciences visit https://www.hull.ac.uk/faculties/subjects/biomedical-sciences.aspx