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External Examiner

Opening Date:
23 May 2018
Closing Date:
1 Jul 2018
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Postgraduate Provision (MSc Health Studies) The School is seeking to appoint a subject external examiner to a range of modules within our post-registration postgraduate suite of programmes. The remit involves assessment of theory modules relating to the MSc Health Studies programme: Modules • MSc Dissertation • Responding to Public Health Challenges • Social Marketing in Health Care External examiner responsibilities include moderation of assessments, completion of an annual monitoring report and attendance at subject panels where student marks are ratified. A schedule of subject panels per academic session will be made available. The School uses an electronic marking system associated with the originality checking programme Turnitin, called Grademark. External examiners are required to make use of the system during the external moderation process (this being accessible through Moodle Virtual Learning Environment). Experienced and new external examiners will be considered provided the applicant has the relevant professional qualification(s) and experience. Relevant professional experience in the fields of health and social care and NMC registration and a valid teaching qualification are essential requirements for this post. The appointment will be with effect from 1 October 2018 to 30 September 2022. Full details of the programmes and modules will be provided to appointees and an induction day will be held by the University following appointment. Further information about UWS policy for external examiners is available at: http://www.uws.ac.uk/externalexaminers/ For informal discussion, please contact: • Angela Bonar, Programme Leader: angela.bonar@uws.ac.uk, Tel 01698 283100 Ext. 8656 For nomination form, please contact: • Hazel Shepherd, School Service Delivery Officer: hazel.shepherd@uws.ac.uk, Tel 01698 283100 Ext 846

Social Determinants of Health and Wellbeing (L4 – Interprofessional module) Evidence Informed Practice and Decision Making (L5 – uniprofessional module)

Opening Date:
21 May 2018
Closing Date:
29 Jun 2018
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The School of Nursing, Midwifery & Health, at Coventry University, wishes to appoint an External Examiner to support our current team of external examiners for modules within the Collaborative Curriculum. Pre-registration students from Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Dietetics, Paramedic Science, Operating Department Practice and Midwifery engage in the modules as part of their course. Coventry University offers extensive support for external examiners and holds briefing workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the professional lead, course directors and course administrators. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of one examination board per year and to complete an annual External Examiner Monitoring Report The appointed External Examiner will work alongside other external examiners advising and commenting on Collaborative Curriculum. 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 assessment undertaken;
  • Applicants should have recently been employed (or are still employed) within a university appointment;
  • Applicants must not have been a Coventry University examiner or employee within the last five years;
  • Applicants will have a qualification registered with the HCPC or the NMC, a commitment to interprofessional education and in addition ideally will also have external examining experience.
For informal enquiries or an application form please contact Simon Igo, Principle Lecturer. hsx267@coventry.ac.uk, 02477 655825

External Examiner – Pre-registration Adult Nursing Course

Opening Date:
21 May 2018
Closing Date:
29 Jun 2018
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The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health at Coventry University is seeking to appoint a new external examiner for the pre-registration Adult Nursing course. This course is offered both on the Coventry and Scarborough campuses and the successful applicant would visit students and practice on both campuses. Attendance at Subject and Programme Assessment Boards is a requirement of the post holder, and the Boards would be held on the Coventry site. Experience of external examining would be advantageous. It is a pre-requisite of this role that any applicants are recorded on the NMC register as qualified teachers. The University provides an induction programme for all new external examiners and extensive support will be offered by the course team. The closing date for applications is 29 June 2018 with a view to commencing in September 2018. For an application form please contact Mrs Lin Heal, Course Administrator, l.heal@coventry.ac.uk; 02477 655922. Or For further information please contact Laura Strumidlo, Principal Lecturer in Nursing, ac9039@coventry.ac.uk, 02477 655930.

External Examiner – BSc Paramedic Science (subject to approval) / FdSc Paramedic Sciences / DipHE Paramedic Sciences

Opening Date:
16 May 2018
Closing Date:
22 Jun 2018
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The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health at Coventry University wishes to appoint an External Examiner to support its current team of external examiners for the suite of Paramedic Sciences programmes, BSc (subject to approval), DipHE, FdSc for a four-year period commencing September 2018. Coventry University offers extensive support for external examiners and holds briefing workshops annually. Further support is also provided by the professional lead, course directors and course administrators. The University normally expects external examiners to attend a minimum of one examination board per year and to complete an annual External Examiner Monitoring Report. The appointed External Examiner will work alongside other external examiners advising and commenting on the BSc Paramedic Science (subject to approval) / FdSc Paramedic Sciences / DipHE Paramedic Sciences. 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 assessment undertaken;
  • Applicants should have recently been employed (or are still employed) within a university appointment;
  • Applicants must not have been a Coventry University examiner or employee within the last five years;
  • Applicants will have a qualification registered with the HCPC as a Paramedic and, in addition, ideally will also have external examining experience.
Informal enquiries can be made to Mark Garratt, Principal Lecturer in Paramedic Science (aa3136@coventry.ac.uk, 02477 655942). For an application form please contact Mrs Joy Sweatman, Course Administrator (Email ab5780@coventry.ac.uk, 02477 657657).

Clinical Research Fellow

Opening Date:
16 May 2018
Closing Date:
25 Jun 2018
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The University seeks to appoint a number Clinical Research Fellows, fixed term for a period of 12 months, they will be 1 or 2 positions. 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.

External Examiner – Leadership in Professional Practice

Opening Date:
15 May 2018
Closing Date:
30 Jun 2018
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Division of Nursing, Midwifery & Social Work The University of Manchester is seeking to appoint subject external examiner from October 2018 for the Leadership course unit within the following programmes; Continuing Professional Development and MSc Advanced Leadership for Professional Practice An external examiner is therefore required for the following subject area at level 7;
  • Leadership in Professional Practice
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 an area related to the above subject area
  • Direct experience of teaching and assessing in the applicable subject area
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 subject. Expressions of interest, by CV from suitably qualified and experienced colleagues should be sent by the 30th June 2018 to: denise.richardson@manchester.ac.uk

External Examiner Vacancy – Leadership in Professional Practice

Opening Date:
15 May 2018
Closing Date:
30 Jun 2018
Salary Range:
Location:
Division of Nursing, Midwifery & Social Work The University of Manchester is seeking to appoint subject external examiner from October 2018 for the Leadership course unit within the following programmes; Continuing Professional Development and MSc Advanced Leadership for Professional Practice An external examiner is therefore required for the following subject area at level 7:
  • Leadership in Professional Practice
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 an area related to the above subject area
  • Direct experience of teaching and assessing in the applicable subject area
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 subject. Expressions of interest, by CV from suitably qualified and experienced colleagues should be sent by the 30th June 2018 to: denise.richardson@manchester.ac.uk

External Examiner – Pre-Reg Adult Nursing Programmes

Opening Date:
14 May 2018
Closing Date:
29 Jun 2018
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The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences requires an External Examiner to support its Professional Preparation Programmes in Adult Nursing. The External Examiner will be appointed for four years, starting September 2018. They are expected and encouraged to comment on the content of the subject area particularly with regard to subject benchmarks, the structure of the programme, the appropriateness of the assessment procedures and the general conduct of the assessment process. An External Examiner is required for the following programmes: BSc Nursing Studies (Adult Nursing) - Levels 5 and 6 PGDip Nursing Studies (Adult Nursing) - Levels 6 and 7 Application is by submission of Curriculum Vitae by email or post to Amy Dopson - Director of Studies (Nursing). For further information and / or discussion of this vacancy please contact: Mrs Amy Dopson Director of Studies (Nursing) Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences 4th Floor Duke of Kent Building University of Surrey Guildford Surrey GU2 7TE Telephone 01483 682155 or e-mail A.Dopson@surrey.ac.uk Deadline for applications is Friday 29 June 2018.  

External Examiner – Mental Health BSc Pre-Registration Nursing Programme

Opening Date:
14 May 2018
Closing Date:
30 Jun 2018
Salary Range:
The University of Suffolk is seeking to appoint a new External Examiner to support the three-year pre-registration Mental Health Nursing programme. and the two year shortened pathway for the Apprenticeship Nursing Degree in Mental Health Nursing. Elements to be examined will include generic and field specific modules across provision at levels 4, 5 and 6. Applications are welcomed from suitably qualified academics with experience of the delivery and assessment of similar programmes and are currently on the relevant part of the NMC register. Previous experience as an External Examiner would be particularly beneficial. The appointment will commence from September 2018 for a period of four years. All External Examiner appointments are subject to approval by the External Examiners Appointment Panel. Please send expressions of interest together with a current CV to: Heather Rugg Course Leader Mental Health Nursing T: 01473 33518 E: h.rugg@uos.ac.uk
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