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External Examiner Vacancy – SHG3103 Foundations in Burns Care

Opening Date:
3 Jun 2021
Closing Date:
30 Jul 2021
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The College of Human and Health Sciences at Swansea University is seeking to appoint an external examiner for the above module to commence in September 2022 for an initial four year period and cover subsequent cohorts as necessary. The successful applicants will be asked to attend one examination board per year and submit an annual report following this. External examiners are also required to provide comments on proposed modifications and the development of new modules within their area of expertise. Essential Criteria: Experience of delivering Burns Care modules or experience of working and teaching in this specialist field of practice. Current NMC registration on the appropriate part of the register Desirable Criteria: Previous experience as an external examiner Date of appointment: September 2022 – September 2026 Programme details will be provided to the appointee and induction/training offered. Please note that due to existing external examiner arrangements we are not able to appoint candidates from the following institutions: Sunderland University, University of Brighton, University of South Wales, Birmingham City University, Hertfordshire University, Open University, Bournemouth University, Cambridge University, Cardiff University, Queen's University Belfast, UWE SL, University of Sheffield, University of Manchester, University of Wales Trinity St Davids, Sheffield Hallam University, University of Hull, Suffolk University, London South Bank, Bradford University For expressions of interest, further information on the programme or to submit your CV, please contact Nerys Williams on N.W.Williams@Swansea.ac.uk

External Examiner – Social Work Practice Education- CPD Framework

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3 Jun 2021
Closing Date:
30 Jun 2021
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We are seeking an external examiner for our Practice Education CPD units at Bournemouth University. We are looking to appoint to this role by July 2021 if possible. The period of appointment will be for a maximum of four years. Please find more information about our CPD Framework and the National Centre for Post Qualifying Social Work here: https://ncpqsw.com/ As an External Examiner you will:
  • Be a qualified social worker, registered with Social Work England.
  • Have expertise in the design, delivery, and assessment of social work education, as evidenced by their current (or previous) post within a higher education establishment.
  • Previous experience of external examining is preferred, but if appropriate a suitable mentor will be appointed to support an eligible candidate.
  • Attend at least one assessment board each year
  • Be available to review assessment material electronically at points throughout the year
  • Review new modules in preparation for validation events.
  • Submit an annual report to the University Quality and Standard Boards.
Further information on the role of an external examiner at BU can be found in the following link: https://staffintranet.bournemouth.ac.uk/aboutbu/professionalservices/academicservices/academicquality/externalexaminers/ For more details and an informal conversation please contact our CPD Framework Lead Tilia Lenz, Lenzt@bournemouth.ac.uk

External Examiner – BSc Diagnostic Radiography

Opening Date:
2 Jun 2021
Closing Date:
12 Jul 2021
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The Faculty of Medicine Health and Social Care at Canterbury Christ Church University is seeking to appoint an External Examiner for the following credit bearing course:
  • BSc. Diagnostic Radiography
The role of External Examiner is to assure the quality of awards with respect to national standards. Key duties include:
  • discussions with the academic and administrative teams
  • consideration of proposed programme modification(s)
  • review of assessment tasks and examination papers
  • review of samples of student work, including practice assessment documents/portfolios
  • the endorsement of marks to ensure agreed, fully moderated and externally examined sets of results
  • attendance at appropriate boards of examiners
  • Submitting an annual report to the University Quality Boards.
The appointment will be for four academic years commencing September 2021 and applications are invited from Senior Lecturers, or above, .who hold a radiography qualification and a current registration with a regulatory body (i.e. HCPC). Experienced and new external examiners will be considered, provided the applicant has the relevant professional qualification(s) and experience. An ideal candidate will have experience in teaching and examining at a UK HE institution, have a good understanding of quality assurance, and have a broad subject knowledge in Diagnostic Radiography. All appointments are subject to the candidate meeting the University’s criteria for appointment. External Examiners should attend a minimum of one Module Assessment Boards per year in person and will be invited to meet with students and lecturers. Fees and Expenses are payable in line with the University policy. Admission to the University’s External Examiners Register is on the basis of satisfactory completion of the University’s Committee and Personnel approval processes, including Right to Work and Reciprocity Checks. Prospective External Examiners are encouraged to send an expression of interest and CV to Rebecca Sandys, Diagnostic Radiography Programme Director, Rebecca.sandys@canterbury.ac.uk citing the programme title and/or vacancy reference. Your data will be held and not processed for any purpose other than that for which it has been obtained, in accordance with current Data Protection Legislation until this recruitment process has concluded.

External Examiners – CPE Programme

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2 Jun 2021
Closing Date:
2 Jul 2021
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We are seeking three replacement external examiners for the Continuous Professional Education (CPE) programme which includes the BSc (Hons) Professional Practice, BSc (Hons) Clinical Practice, Graduate Certificate Clinical Practice and Post Graduate Certificate Clinical Practice degrees. 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 CPE 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 ideally have a qualification registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council and internal and external examining experience
To avoid conflicts of interest, please do not apply if you are from the University of Teesside, London Southbank University, Queen’s University Belfast, University of the West of Scotland or University College Dublin One External Examiner is required for the BSc (Hons)/Graduate Certificate/Post Graduate Certificate Clinical Practice (Neonatal Care) For an informal discussion, please contact the course leader: Susanne Simmons, S.J.Simmons@brighton.ac.uk One External Examiner is required for the BSc (Hons)/Graduate Certificate/Post Graduate Certificate Clinical Practice (Intensive Care) For an informal discussion, please contact the course leader: Heather Baid, H.Baid@brighton.ac.uk One External Examiner is required for the BSc (Hons)/Graduate Certificate/Post Graduate Certificate Clinical Practice (Acute Care and Emergency Care): For an informal discussion, please contact the course leader: Susanne Simmons, S.J.Simmons@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 be be informed of the outcome as soon as possible Commencement date September 2022 for a period of 4 years Further information may be found on the University website at www.brighton.ac.uk/cpdhealth

External Examiner – MA Social Work and MA Social Work Studies

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2 Jun 2021
Closing Date:
2 Jul 2021
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The University of Wolverhampton requires an external examiner for Postgraduate Social Work programmes. The external examiner will be expected to monitor the quality of the coursework across this provision:-
  • MA Social Work
  • MA Social Work Studies
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, from 1 September 2021 to 31 December 2025. Interested persons should send their CV to the following e-mail address FEHWQuality@wlv.ac.uk quoting reference number MASW/29.01.21 Closing date: 2nd July 2021

Simulation Practitioner

Opening Date:
1 Jun 2021
Closing Date:
25 Jun 2021
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We are seeking to recruit a team of highly motivated and enthusiastic health and social care practitioners to join our team of Simulation experts in order to further develop our use of this signature pedagogy. In this role you will have the opportunity to work across a broad spectrum of professional health and social care courses to deliver high-quality simulation-based education. We are keen to hear from people who wish to remain partially in their clinical, social work or social care practice roles and undertake this part-time educational role with Staffordshire University. We will be offering flexible contracts up to 0.8 WTE in order for the right candidates to remain in practice. Please talk with us about the exciting professional development opportunities which we would offer as part of this innovative role.

External Examiner- Infection Prevention and Control Units

Opening Date:
1 Jun 2021
Closing Date:
25 Jun 2021
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The University of Manchester is seeking to appoint an external examiner for two course units which are delivered at Level 6 and 7 within several programmes within the Division of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, as well as standalone course units;
  • Enhancing Competence in the Infection Prevention and Control Professional
  • Infection Prevention and Control in Clinical Practice
Due to the practical nature of these programmes it is preferable that applicants have a nursing or relevant other health care professional qualification. 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
  • Master’s Degree in a related area
  • 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 Guidance for External Examiners. Interested candidates should detail their experience in teaching and assessing in the applicable subjects. Expressions of interest by covering email or letter and CV should be sent by the 25th June 2021 to Katie.gray@manchester.ac.uk

External Examiner – Level 7 Course Units

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1 Jun 2021
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25 Jun 2021
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The University of Manchester is seeking to appoint a subject external examiner for the following course units which are delivered across several programmes at Master’s level within the Division of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work. Applications are therefore invited from individuals who have demonstrable experience of teaching and assessing in the following areas;
  • Developing Practice, Managing Change
  • Advanced Evidence Based Practice and Leadership
  • Dissertation
  • Academic Accreditation of Continued Professional Development (Level 6 & 7)
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
  • Master’s Degree in a related area with a professional background in health or social care
  • 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 Guidance for External Examiners. Interested candidates should detail their experience in teaching and assessing in the applicable subjects. Expressions of interest by covering email or letter and CV should be sent by the 25th June 2021 to Katie.gray@manchester.ac.uk

External Examiner – Adult Critical Care

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1 Jun 2021
Closing Date:
25 Jun 2021
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External Examiner - Continuing Professional Development Adult Critical Care Nottingham Trent University School of Social Sciences is seeking to appoint an external examiner for the following CPD courses:
  • Professional Certificate in Adult Critical Care – Level 6
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Adult Critical Care – Level 7
  • BSc in Adult Critical Care
  • MSc in Adult Critical Care
The appointment will commence in the 2021/22 academic year (starting Sept 2021) for a tenure period of three years. All External Examiner appointments are subject to approval by the University Academic Board. Overview of Role Requirements:
  • Offers advice on the content of the course to provide assurance that it complies with the National Standards for Critical Care Education and the National Step Competency Framework
  • Examines assessment guidelines, and student work (both academic and clinical evidence) to ensure academic standards and achievements of students are comparable with those in other UK higher education establishments
  • Comments on good practice and make recommendations for improvement and enhancement when necessary.
  • Provides feedback on whether the assessment process is fair, equitable, meets the intended outcomes and is in line with the University Quality Standards.
  • Attends at least one examination board/s per year and submits an annual report
  • Engages in communication with the academic and course team.
Please forward expressions of interest, together with your CV by Friday June 25th 2021 to Fiona.branch@ntu.ac.uk. For any enquires please Tel 0781226809

External Examiner – MA Trauma Informed Practice

Opening Date:
1 Jun 2021
Closing Date:
25 Jun 2021
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Teesside University are looking to appoint a new Module and Award Examiner for the MA Trauma Informed Practice suite of courses within the School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Law. The subject areas involved are: Education and Social Work at Level 7. Information about the provision can be found on the University website: The appointment is to run for 5 academic years from September 2021. For more information or to register your interest, please contact Lynn Miles DIRECT at l.miles@tees.ac.uk, providing a copy of your most recent CV. The closing date for applications is Friday 25 June 2021.