External Examiner – Flexible and Work-based Learning modules

Opening Date:
19 May 2014
Closing Date:
16 Jun 2014
Salary Range:

The Faculty of Health offers a suite of Flexible and Work-based Learning modules and courses. We are seeking to appoint an External Examiner for the following modules/courses:

Stoma and Colorectal Cancer Care – three modules are offered, one each at level 5, 6 and 7 with the aim of developing knowledge, skills and confidence from a fundamental to specialist to advanced level of practice.

Comprehensive Skills for Independent Practitioners within the Minor Injuries/Urgent Care setting – there are four level 6 modules within this provision. Initial modules focus on anatomy and physiology and the assessment through to discharge process. Examination of patients alongside x-ray interpretation underpins the third module. The role of the practitioner and autonomous practice is considered in relation to practice.

Management of Haemodialysis Patients (Chronic) – a module which aims to equip Registered Nurses with the skills and knowledge to manage chronic haemodialysis patients. A practical approach underpins the module aiming to develop and enhance nurses’ competency in this speciality.

For further information on the above, please contact Tony Whittle, Director of CPD on 0121 331 7127 or tony.whittle@bcu.ac.uk