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External Examiner (3 posts) Specialist Practice CPD – SCPHN, District Nursing and Children’s Community Nursing

Opening Date:
16 Oct 2020
Closing Date:
20 Nov 2020
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We are looking to appoint External Examiner’s to support NMC Specialist Practice Programmes within our CPD Framework at the University of Surrey. Public Health Practice SCPHN (BSc & MSc) (Professional qualification required ideally School Nursing, but would consider Health Visitor applicants) Director of Studies: Felicity Jones, felicity.jones@surrey.ac.uk EE would support and review work for the following programme modules:
  • SCPHN Additional Field of Practice – Health Visiting
  • SCPHN Additional Field of Practice – School Nurses
  • Mental Health Across the Lifespan
  • Specialist Practice Portfolio
  • Specialist Practice Portfolio (V100)
Primary and Community Care (District Nursing) MSc & BSc (Professional Qualification required) Director of Studies: Felicity Jones, felicity.jones@surrey.ac.uk EE would support and review work for the following programme modules
  • NUR3234 / NURM146 Specialist Practice Portfolio
  • NURM132 & NURM3218 PRIMARY AND COMMUNITY CARE POLICY
  • NUR3323 / NURM189 Specialist Practice Portfolio (V100)
  • HCRM009 Managing Multi-Morbidity in Term Conditions
  • Leading and Managing Long Term Conditions
Primary and Community Care (Children’s Community Nursing) MSc & BSc (Professional Qualification required) Director of Studies: Felicity Jones, felicity.jones@surrey.ac.uk EE would support and review work for the following programme modules
  • NUR3234 / NURM146 Specialist Practice Portfolio
  • NURM132 & NURM3218 PRIMARY AND COMMUNITY CARE POLICY
  • NUR3323 / NURM189 Specialist Practice Portfolio (V100)
  • Leading and Managing Long Term Conditions
Informal enquiries can be made to the relevant Director of Studies, who will be able to provide additional information on module size, content and expectations. Interested applicants are required to apply by submission of Curriculum Vitae and covering email to the named Director of Studies: Deadline for applications is Friday 20th November 2020, however applications are subject to early closure if significant application number is reached prior to closure date.

External Examiner – BSc(Hons)/Graduate and Postgraduate Certificate Clinical Practice – Cardiac Care pathway

Opening Date:
14 Oct 2020
Closing Date:
20 Nov 2020
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Due to an unexpected resignation, we are seeking a replacement external examiner from the academic year 2020/21 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: 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 whether you have been nominated by 4.12.20 Commencement date September 2020 for a period of 4 years Further information may be found on the University website at www.brighton.ac.uk/cpdhealth

External Examiner – BSc Mental Health Nursing

Opening Date:
14 Oct 2020
Closing Date:
4 Nov 2020
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The School of Health and Social Care at the University of Gloucestershire is seeking to appoint an External Examiner to support all undergraduate modules within our BSc Course in Mental Health Nursing. This course was launched in September 2018 and is now in its third year. Further details about the course can be found on our University of Gloucestershire Website at: https://www.glos.ac.uk/courses/undergraduate/num/pages/nursing-mental-health-bsc-hons.aspx The University of Gloucestershire offers a variety of support to External Examiners which includes an official External Examiner Induction. Further support is provided by the Academic Subject Lead, the Academic Course Lead, Module Leaders and Programme Administrators. Applicants must meet the following criteria:
  • They must have appropriate professional expertise and experience that is relevant to Mental Health Nursing.
  • They must have a Mental Health Nursing qualification that is registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC).
  • They should be employed within a university appointment.
  • They must not have been a University of Gloucestershire External Examiner or an employee of the University in the last 5 years.
  • They need to have a commitment to interprofessional education and will ideally have previous External Examining experience.
For inquiries, please contact Melsina Makaza (Academic Course Lead for the BSc Mental Health Nursing Course) via email: mmakaza@glos.ac.uk

External Examiner – BSc (Hons) Nursing (Adult)

Opening Date:
13 Oct 2020
Closing Date:
2 Nov 2020
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The School of Healthcare is seeking two external examiners for its pre-registration, adult nursing programmes, which include an apprenticeship route and the newly approved curriculum. The appointments will be with effect from December 2020 and the successful applicants will join a team of external examiners for these programmes. We are seeking to appoint an individual who has a master’s degree (and ideally has or be working towards a PhD); a strong background in pre-registration education; a track record of publishing and scholarly activity; current registration with the NMC as an adult nurse; and who is working within a Higher Education Institution. The tenure of appointment is for a period of one year in the first instance, normally followed by a further three year period. All external examiner appointments are subject to approval by the Faculty Taught Student Education Committee. The School holds an annual induction event for new external examiners to familiarise them with the University’s assessment process and to enable them to meet the programme team. There is a two tier examination board system comprising of Module Assessment Boards and School Progression and Awards Board (SPAB). All external examiners are full members of these committees and are required to attend at least one meeting of the SPAB per year and be available for consultation on assessment and curriculum issues. The School uses GradeMark to mark assignments and the external examiner will be required to view students’ work and markers’ comments on-line. Anyone wishing to be considered is invited to submit an expression of interest and detailed Curriculum Vitae outlining their teaching, research, publication and, where applicable, external examining experience to: Kirsten Johnson, Associate Director of Student Education,  k.l.johnson@leeds.ac.uk You are most welcome to contact Kirsten for an informal discussion or further details.

External Examiner – MSc Forensic and Investigative Psychology

Opening Date:
13 Oct 2020
Closing Date:
6 Nov 2020
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The Psychology department at the University of Wolverhampton is seeking to recruit an experienced individual to externally examine the MSc in Forensic and Investigative Experience course. You will work closely with the course lead and be expected to monitor and comment on the quality of coursework across the course, but specifically focusing on Advanced Research Methods and Dissertation projects. Research modules are shared across all postgraduate provision (MSci Psychology, MSc Cyberpsychology and MSc Occupational Psychology) so this provides an excellent opportunity for anyone interested in interdisciplinary work. You will be required to attend at least one assessment board a year and complete an annual report. You may also be required to comment on any proposed modifications and the development of new modules within your area of expertise. The post is for an initial period of 4 years, starting in 2020 – 2024 Interested persons should send their CV to the following e-mail address quoting reference number FOR20.01.2020: FEHWQuality@wlv.ac.uk Closing date: Friday 6 November 2020 Please quote reference number: FOR20.01.2020

External Examiner – Primary ITE with recommendation for QTS

Opening Date:
13 Oct 2020
Closing Date:
13 Nov 2020
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The University of Wolverhampton requires an external examiner for Primary ITE with recommendation for QTS. . The external examiner will be expected to monitor the quality of the coursework across the Courses below:
  • BA (Hons) Primary Education
  • PGCE Primary Education
  • PGCE Primary Education with Mathematics
  • Postgraduate Teaching (Primary) Apprenticeship
We are seeking candidates whose areas of expertise would enable him or her to monitor the quality of these courses and externally moderate assessed work. External examiners are required to attend at least one assessment board a year and complete an annual report. External examiners are also required to provide comments on proposed modifications and the development of new modules within their area of expertise. The post is for an initial period of 4 years, starting in 2020 – 2024 Interested persons should send their CV to the following e-mail address: FEHWQuality@wlv.ac.uk, quoting Ref No PRI/13.10.20. Closing date: Friday 13th November 2020 Ref No: PRI/13.10.20

External Examiners – School of Nursing & Allied Health

Opening Date:
13 Oct 2020
Closing Date:
15 Nov 2020
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The School of Nursing and Allied Health is seeking qualified educators to take on the role of external examiner for the following courses: BSc (Hons) Nursing Mental Health Field Pathway / BSc (Hons) Nursing Children’s Field Pathway / BSc (Hons) Nursing Adult Field Pathway / BSc (Hons) Nursing Learning Disabilities Field Pathway. An experienced external examiner would be preferred, but those seeking a first experience and having relevant clinical and educational experience would also be considered. The post requires external moderation of assessments, annual attendance in practice, completion of an annual monitoring report and attendance at the relevant Boards of Examiners. You will also be expected to visit practice areas once per year. The appointment will be with effect from 1st October 2020 and will be for a full 4-year term. Full course details and documentation will be provided to the appointee and an induction day will be offered – to be held at the University following appointment. If you would like further information regarding this post please contact the Academic Lead for Nursing Programmes: Phill Hoddinott via email: Phill.Hoddinott@bucks.ac.uk Interested parties are requested to send a copy of their CV to Samantha Rodman by email: samantha.rodman@bucks.ac.uk

External Examiner – BSc (Hons) Mental Health Nursing (Pre-registration)

Opening Date:
12 Oct 2020
Closing Date:
6 Nov 2020
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We are looking to expand our team of external examiners and would welcome applications from suitably qualified and experienced nurse academics working in higher education who have relevant teaching, learning and assessment experience, and who are registered with the NMC. Registration as a mental health nurse and significant experience of working in this field (in practice or education) are required for the role The successful applicant will work alongside other external examiners from all four fields of nursing practice, to review a number of modules within the pre-registration nursing programmes. This will include modules delivered at levels 5-6 (BSc) including some cross-field modules. Experience of external examining is desired, but first-time applicants will be considered and there is an online package of training available as well as live induction programmes (when social distancing restrictions are lifted). The External Examiner will be expected to attend the Course Assessment Boards (using online networking platforms or in person); consider student work and contribute to the overall assessment process for both theory and practice modules. The appointment will be from December 2020 (or earlier if possible) and will be for a period of 4 years. If you would like further information please contact the course lead below. Whether experienced or new to the external examiner role, we welcome your application. To apply, please submit your Curriculum Vitae to: Donna Kemp, BSc Mental Health Nursing Course Lead, d.j.kemp@hud.ac.uk

External Examiner – BSc(Hons) Paramedic Science

Opening Date:
12 Oct 2020
Closing Date:
20 Nov 2020
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We are seeking to replace one of our existing external examiners with immediate effect for the BSc Hons Paramedic Science course. 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 Community Health Academic 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;
  • He/she will be a registered paramedic with preferably previous external examining experience, although we would consider applications from individuals with the right experience who are seeking their first appointment as an external examiner.
The new appointee is required to work alongside our existing external examiner for the mandatory level 4, 5 and 6 modules of the programme. 80 credits of each year are gained from theory modules and 40 credits for practice. A range of assessment strategies are employed across the modules including essays, examinations and OSCE. Commencement date would be as soon as possible following our internal approval process for a period of 4 years For an informal discussion, please contact the following: Academic Lead – Sarah Lewis-Tulett, S.Lewis-Tulett@brighton.ac.uk 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 normally be informed within 2 weeks of that date Further information may be found on the University website at https://www.brighton.ac.uk/courses/study/paramedic-science-bsc-hons.aspx

External examiner position MSc Physiotherapy (pre-registration) Edinburgh Napier University

Opening Date:
9 Oct 2020
Closing Date:
30 Oct 2020
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Edinburgh Napier University is seeking to appoint an experienced External Examiner for our MSc Physiotherapy (pre-registration) programme. This programme is in its second year and is delivered in collaboration with an MSc pre-registration in Occupational Therapy and a Masters in Social Work, in the School of Health and Social Care. The External Examiner will be expected to cover physiotherapy specific modules and some of the core interprofessional modules. An interest in interprofessional learning would be desirable. All applicants must be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council. The appointment will commence from November 2020 and tenure is for a four-year period. All External Examiner appointments are subject to approval by the University. External Examiners are expected to attend Board of Examiner meetings at least once a year and submit an annual report. Please can you make this advertisement available to your staff that would be appreciated. For further information on the appointment please email: Dr Jane Hislop, Programme Lead, MSc Physiotherapy (Pre-Registration). Email: j.hislop@napier.ac.uk, Tel: 0131 455 3442. If you would like to be considered for the appointment, please email your CV by Friday 30 October to J.hislop@napier.ac.uk