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External Examiner

Opening Date:
5 Sep 2018
Closing Date:
30 Sep 2018
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External Examiners for BSc Physiotherapy programme – September/October 2018 start The Physiotherapy Department of the School of Population Health and Environmental Sciences of the Faculty of Life Sciences and Medicine, King’s College London, is seeking to appoint external examiners from September 2018 for our BSc Physiotherapy programme. We welcome expressions of interest from senior academics committed to supporting teaching, learning and assessment processes. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from those with considerable experience in the management of excellent pre-registration undergraduate physiotherapy education, quality assurance processes and contemporary evidence-based practice. King's College London is a research-led university based in the heart of London; King's has 29,600 students from some 150 countries, and 8,027 employees. King's has an outstanding reputation for providing world-class teaching and cutting-edge research. The Department of Physiotherapy has an international reputation for research and education and is uniquely placed within the School of Public Health and Environmental Sciences in the Faculty of Medicine and Life Sciences. The role of External Examiner is to assure the quality of awards with respect to national standards. Key duties include:
  • Advising boards of examiners on the content and standard of assessment
  • Moderating samples of exam scripts and other assessed materials
  • Attending boards of examiners to approve awards and degree classifications
  • Advising on academic misconduct and appeal cases
  • Submitting an annual report to the College Principal
To express an interest, please send a copy of your curriculum vitae and a covering letter to the Programme Director at the email address below by 30 Sept 2018: Email: isaac.2.sorinola@kcl.ac.uk; Tel 020 7848 8170.

External Examiner for Return to Practice level 6 and BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing

Opening Date:
4 Sep 2018
Closing Date:
28 Sep 2018
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Immediate appointment required We are seeking to appoint an External Examiner with effect from September 2018 Interested applicants must have experience of external examining in at least one other Higher Education Institution. The vacancy is for: Return to Practice level 6 and BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing – re-advertised post Please note that we are unable to accept applications from you if: • You are a current external examiner within the University of Cumbria or have been in the previous four years if you have served a four-year term with us previously • You are currently professionally involved with members of the programme team • You have been employed within the previous five years by the University, or at one of its associate institutions. Information on the external examining role at the University of Cumbria is available via the following link: http://www.cumbria.ac.uk/AboutUs/Services/AQS/ExtExaminers.aspx If you would like further information, please contact Linda Kenward at linda.kenward@cumbria.ac.uk To apply please email your CV to Linda Kenward at the above address Closing Date Friday 28 September 2018

External Examiner – MSc Advanced Physiotherapy

Opening Date:
3 Sep 2018
Closing Date:
15 Oct 2018
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The University of Hertfordshire Department of Allied Health Professions, Midwifery and Social Work MSc Advanced Physiotherapy The Department of Allied Health Professions (AHP), Midwifery and Social Work is seeking to appoint an External Examiner for the MSc Advanced Physiotherapy programme. The programme forms part of the AHP Postgraduate Framework which also includes master’s programmes in Radiography, Paramedic Science and Dietetics. Students have the opportunity to study for individual modules, for continuing professional development, or for an exit award. You will be responsible for quality assurance of the assessment processes for a range of physiotherapy specific modules as well as interprofessional modules and accredited short courses within the AHP framework. You will have the opportunity to observe practical assessments and review coursework. You will be invited to attend Exam Board meetings, which are held in February, June and September, to consider student work and contribute to the overall assessment process. You will be required to write an annual report as part of the University of Hertfordshire’s quality assurance mechanisms. Ideally you will possess a higher degree, hold a current professional registration within physiotherapy, demonstrate a relevant academic career and have experience of external examining. For further information about the role please contact Dr Mary Sexton, Programme Leader on 01707 284689 or email m.t.sexton@herts.ac.uk, or Professor Karen Beeton 01707 284114 or email k.s.beeton@herts.ac.uk.

External Examiner – Cardiac Care Pathway, BSc(Hons)/Graduate & Postgraduate Certificate Clinical Practice

Opening Date:
3 Sep 2018
Closing Date:
26 Oct 2018
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We are seeking a replacement external examiner from the academic year 2019/20 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: Graduate Certificate/Post Graduate Certificate Clinical Practice course lead – Susanne Simmons, S.J.Simmons@brighton.ac.uk, 01273 644036 Continuing and Postgraduate Education Academic Programme lead – Charlotte Ramage, C.M.Ramage@brighton.ac.uk, 01273 641163 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 the outcome by 07/12/18 Commencement date September 2019 for a period of 4 years Further information may be found on the University website at www.brighton.ac.uk/cpdhealth

External Examiner – BA (Hons) Nursing

Opening Date:
3 Sep 2018
Closing Date:
8 Oct 2018
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The University is seeking to appoint three external examiners for its Bachelor of Nursing (Hons) Programme. The programme recruits students across 3 fields of Nursing (Adult; Mental Health; Child), external examiners are therefore required from the above fields of nursing. One external examiner is required for the Child field of Nursing for year 2 of the programme (Level 5). Applications are sought for an examiner that has demonstrable experience of teaching and assessing in the following subject areas:
  • Health Psychology
  • Recovery Focussed Care (acute care)
  • Evidence Based Nursing Practice
  • Supportive Care (chronic illness management)
External examiners for the BNurs (Hons) programme would be expected to visit at least one practice learning environment per year in addition to attendance at Examination Boards. All coursework is electronically submitted by students and is marked online using Grademark and Turnitin. External examiners will be required to use the online moderating process. User guides and support will be available. The University appointments for external examiners are normally for a period of 4 years. Person Specification: Essential:
  • Working in a UK HEI with no formal educational links with the University of Manchester in the last 5 years
  • Current registration with the NMC (Child field) including a recordable teaching qualification
  • Master’s Degree in an area related to one of the above subject areas
  • Direct experience of teaching and assessing in the applicable subject areas
Desirable
  • Research and publications in related area
Appointments will be made in line with the University of Manchester’s External Examiners Guidance. Expressions of interest by CV should be sent by the 8 October 2018 to denise.richardson@manchester.ac.uk

External Examiner

Opening Date:
24 Aug 2018
Closing Date:
30 Sep 2018
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Staffordshire University Faculty of Health is seeking to appoint an External Examiner to ensure appropriate quality standards are achieved within a suite of awards and modules within sexual health, including Sexual and Reproductive Health – Theory and Sexual Health Advising from September 2018 Applications from suitably qualified and experienced academic staff in Contraception, GU Medicine, Sexual Health AdvisingPromotion and HIV to fulfil this role are currently being sought. The tenure for this post is for 4 years commencing December 2018. If you are interested in this position or wish to discuss it further, please contact Susan Jackson (Lead Midwife for Education / Senior Lecturer in Sexual and Reproductive Health) at the address given below. Application is via full academic CV.

Clinical Research Fellow

Opening Date:
23 Aug 2018
Closing Date:
29 Sep 2018
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The University seeks to appoint a Clinical Research Fellow, fixed term for a period of 12 months Exciting opportunities are available for the successful applicants to undertake a piece of original research. Projects available are:
  • Negative pressure wound therapy for surgical wounds healing by secondary intention; assessing effectiveness and mechanism of action
  • Comparison of through and above knee amputation for critical limb ischaemia
  • Dialysis arteriovenous fistula surveillance – is it clinically and cost effective
  • Superior rectal artery embolization for haemorrhoids – assessment of safety and efficacy
  • Modulation of hormonal, metabolic and cardiovascular risk in women with polycystic ovary syndrome
  • Study of right atrial tissue to investigate the decline in expression of the predominate cardiac sodium channel in old age and it’s compensation by non-cardiac sodium channels, to create a pro-arrhythmic state and increased susceptibility to atrial fibrillation
  • The physiology of collaterals in patients with a chronic total coronary occlusion: this project would be of particular interest to a cardiology trainee interested in sub-speciality training in interventional cardiology
  • Control of fluid balance in patients with chronic heart failure
  • Platinum resistance in mesothelioma
It is expected that the research will be submitted for a higher degree of the University of Hull. Whilst undertaking research, the post holders will be required to provide resident medical cover to the Spire Hospital, Anlaby, Hull usually on a 1:5 rota. The successful candidates will possess an appropriate medical qualification and should be at least 1 year post F1 training. It is also desirable that he/she has recently successfully acquired ALS and PALS and will be required to have full GMC registration. The post requires a Disclosure and Barring Service check. To discuss this role informally, please contact Prof Ian Chetter, 01482 67578, i.Chetter@hull.ac.uk

External Examiner – MSc Paramedic Science/ MSc Advanced Paramedic Practice (Critical Care)

Opening Date:
21 Aug 2018
Closing Date:
28 Sep 2018
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We are seeking to appoint an external examiner for our MSc Paramedic Science and MSc Advanced Paramedic Practice (Critical Care) programmes from January 2019 for four years. Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced academic staff. The successful applicant must be registered with HCPC and have relevant experience of working in the field as well as teaching on Paramedic programmes. External examiners have remote access to programmes and modules through the VLE to view content and track progress of their allocated modules. Non-electronic aspects e.g. practice documents are available on the morning of examination boards. All external examiners are invited to attend assessments i.e. OSCEs and presentations. You will be required to view a selection of scripts for designated modules and complete a module external examiner report. At the end of year an annual report is required. Examination Boards are held three times a year in February, June and September. It is expected that you attend module and programme boards. Please send your curriculum vitae and a short statement of your expression of interest to Teresa Groves, postgraduate Programme Leader at t.groves@herts.ac.uk or call Teresa on 01707 285857 for an informal discussion. The successful applicant will be invited to attend an external examiner’s workshop prior to commencing the post where you will meet the Programme Leader who will provide you with programme documents and information.

Senior Lecturer / Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing

Opening Date:
13 Aug 2018
Closing Date:
9 Oct 2018
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The Faculty of Health and Life Sciences strives to be excellent in teaching, research and innovation in Mental Health Nursing. We are seeking an outstanding and inspiring individual to join our successful and highly committed team of academic staff who can contribute to the Department of Nursing, Midwifery and Health. The department provides high quality, dynamic education using a variety of innovative teaching and learning methods delivered at all academic levels from undergraduate to doctoral study. You will work flexibly as part of a team to contribute to teaching, learning and assessment to support a high quality student experience in both pre-registration and post-registration nursing and other health programmes. You will participate in the planning, designing and development of undergraduate and postgraduate nursing programmes, as well as pastoral tutoring. You will provide expertise to further enhance research and entrepreneurial activities. This will include undertaking individual and joint research to produce quality academic outputs and inform teaching, and participating in external activity to generate income and promote the subject. You must possess excellent knowledge of the development and contemporary aspects of mental health nursing practice and be registered with the NMC (part 1). You must hold a Master’s degree or be either qualified to Doctoral level or be willing to study for a Doctoral qualification in a relevant discipline and have subject expertise with specialist knowledge gained through research activity, professional practice or consultancy. Ability to deliver high quality, research rich teaching within nursing and a growing publication profile are essential. Part time working and/or secondment arrangements may be considered.

External Examiner – BSc Nursing with NMC registration programme, Mental Health Field of practice

Opening Date:
15 Jun 2018
Closing Date:
28 Sep 2018
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De Montfort University is seeking an external examiner for the Bsc Nursing with NMC registration programme, Mental Health Field of practice. The position will start with immediate effect and will be for four years. The External Examiner will support a range of our nursing modules within the programme. The successful applicant will be required to monitor the quality of course work across a range of modules at levels 4, 5 and 6. The external examiner will be required to contribute to the quality monitoring processes of modules within the programme and to undertake external assessment of assessed work. Opportunities will be provided to meet with members of the programme team and students within the University and in clinical practice. External examiners are also required to provide comments on proposed modifications and developments in new modules within their area of expertise, training and support will be provided. Modules include:
  • Skills and Evidence for Professional Practice
  • Foundations of Nursing Practice
  • Promotion of Health and Well Being
  • Holistic Nursing Interventions
  • Analysing Evidence for Healthcare
  • Contemporary issues in Health
  • Complex Care Needs
  • Responding to Altered Health Needs
  • Working in Partnership with Service Users and Carers
  • Dissertation
  • Transition to Professional Practice
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