Jobs: North West

External Examiner – MSc Advanced Clinical Practice (Midwifery) Degree Apprenticeship route

Opening Date:
15 Sep 2021
Closing Date:
1 Oct 2021
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We are seeking to appoint an external examiner for The MSc in Advanced Practice (Midwifery) Degree Apprenticeship. The external examiner would need experience of teaching and assessing at Masters level and be an NMC registered midwife. Previous external examiner experience is desirable although we would welcome expressions of interest from those new to this role. The appointment will be from October 2021 for four years and the commitment required is as follows:
  • To review a range of coursework throughout the year.
  • To attend board of examiners meetings for the programme during the year and submit an annual external examiner report.
  • To engage in communication with the programme team.
  • To carry out at least one virtual or face to face meeting with students
All appointments are subject to the candidate meeting the university’s criteria for appointment. Fees and expenses are payable in line with the university policy. If you would like to be considered for this role, please submit a CV and for further information about the role, email Clare Maxwell c.maxwell@ljmu.ac.uk

External Examiners – Paramedic Degree Apprenticeship Programme

Opening Date:
14 Sep 2021
Closing Date:
8 Oct 2021
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The University of Cumbria is seeking to appoint External Examiners for Paramedic Degree Apprenticeship Programme. Please contact Gemma Howlett Principal Lecturer for further information. You will work within a small team of external examiners. Registered Paramedics and academics involved in HCPC provision are invited to apply. Ideally interested applicants should have experience of external examining in at least one other Higher Education Institution but this is not compulsory. 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.
  • Must have a professional registration (HCPC/ NMC).
Information on the external examining role at the University of Cumbria is available via the following link: https://www.cumbria.ac.uk/AboutUs/Services/AQD/ExtExaminers.aspx If you are interested, or you would like any more information please apply by sending your CV to Gemma Howlett - gemma.howlett@cumbria.ac.uk by 8th October 2021.

External Examiner – APIMH MSc Advanced Practice Interventions in Mental Health (Primary Care Pathway)

Opening Date:
13 Sep 2021
Closing Date:
27 Sep 2021
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The University of Manchester is seeking to appoint a subject external examiner for the APIMH MSc Advanced Practice Interventions in Mental Health (Primary Care Pathway) including the IAPT (Improving Access to Psychological Therapies) PG Cert qualification in relation to the following course units;
  • Engagement and assessment of patients with common mental health problems
  • Evidence-based low-intensity treatment for common mental health disorders
  • Values, diversity and context
  • Long Term Conditions (LTCs) in Primary Mental Health
Applications are therefore invited from individuals who have demonstrable experience of teaching and assessing at level 6 and 7 in the above areas. Further information regarding the programme can be found at MSc/PGDip Primary Mental Health Care pathway - APIMH - course details (2021 entry) | The University of Manchester The University appointments for external examiners are normally for a period of 4 years, commencing in October. 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. 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.
  • Direct involvement in the delivery or management of PWP training or other demonstrable experience in the delivery or development of low intensity interventions and experience of PWP competency assessment.
Desirable
  • Research and publications in related area
  • IAPT and/or CBT qualification.
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 27th September 2021 to Katie.gray@manchester.ac.uk

Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Advanced Clinical Practice (Pharmacy and Non-Medical Prescribing)

Opening Date:
9 Sep 2021
Closing Date:
7 Oct 2021
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£42,149 - £51,800 per annum Vacancy Reference: 3388 Liverpool John Moores University is looking for talented, passionate and visionary individuals to join its rapidly growing Advanced Practice Team. This team is part of the School of Nursing, and offers outstanding nurse education from undergraduate to Doctoral level. This is an exciting time for Advanced Practice and Nurse Education in the University, with unparalleled expansion in student numbers, significant investment in resources and a growing reputation for innovation and excellence. As a result, the university is looking to appoint lecturers in Advanced Clinical Practice. You will be enthusiastic and driven to improve the lives of patients, their carers and their families. We welcome applicants from nursing, paramedicine, or professions allied to health and you must be registered with the appropriate regulatory body i.e. NMC/HPCP, educated to Masters level and have significant experience in Advanced Practice. You must also be committed to providing the very best student experience. Informal enquiries may be made to Rosie McCarthy, email: r.mccarthy@ljmu.ac.uk or Debbie Roberts, email: d.roberts1@ljmu.ac.uk. LJMU values diversity and provides a supportive and inclusive environment where everyone can fulfil their potential. For further information and to apply online please visit our website: https://www.ljmu.ac.uk/about-us/vacancies-at-ljmu Alternatively contact the People and Organisational Development Department email: jobs@ljmu.ac.uk

External Examiner

Opening Date:
4 Sep 2021
Closing Date:
31 Oct 2021
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FDSc Nursing associate (Higher Apprenticeship Route and Self-Funded Route) The University of Bolton, School of Nursing and Midwifery, is seeking to appoint an external examiner for our FDSc Nursing Associate (Higher Apprenticeship Route and Self-Funded Route) programme, to support our existing external examiners. Examiners play a central role in the maintenance of the standards of the University’s awards and the currency of the curriculum. The duties will include the review of the students’ academic work and Practice Assessment Documents plus visiting practice learning partners as required at least once a year as per Nursing and Midwifery Council requirements. The successful candidate will be required to review and approve the assessment tasks and examination papers; review samples of student work on modules within the programme, including practice documents / visits; the endorsement of marks to confirm that the marks are an agreed, fully moderated and externally examined set of results; the submission of annual reports; attendance at appropriate boards of examiners and agreement to programme modifications. The curriculum has been developed from the NMC Standards (NMC 2018). The successful applicant will be responsible for reviewing modules that are to be delivered at level 6 starting in January 2022. External examiner appointments are typical for a period of four years and the appointment is for a start as soon as possible following approval of the appointment Applicants with relevant experience and knowledge of pre-registration nursing education within the Adult Field and registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council. To apply for this post please email a copy of your CV or for further information contact Dr Trish Houghton at T.A.Houghton@bolton.ac.uk

External Examiner

Opening Date:
3 Sep 2021
Closing Date:
31 Oct 2021
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BSc Nursing (Hons) (Adult) Programme (Higher Apprenticeship Route and Self-Funded Route) The University of Bolton, School of Nursing and Midwifery, is seeking to appoint an external examiner for our BSc (Hons) Nursing (Adult) programme, to support our existing external examiners. Examiners play a central role in the maintenance of the standards of the University’s awards and the currency of the curriculum. The duties will include the review of the students’ academic work and Practice Assessment Documents plus visiting practice learning partners as required at least once a year as per Nursing and Midwifery Council requirements. The successful candidate will be required to review and approve the assessment tasks and examination papers; review samples of student work on modules within the programme, including practice documents / visits; the endorsement of marks to confirm that the marks are an agreed, fully moderated and externally examined set of results; the submission of annual reports; attendance at appropriate boards of examiners and agreement to programme modifications. The curriculum has been developed from the NMC Standards (NMC 2018). The successful applicant will be responsible for reviewing modules that are to be delivered at level 6 starting in January 2022. External examiner appointments are typical for a period of four years and the appointment is for a start as soon as possible following approval of the appointment Applicants with relevant experience and knowledge of pre-registration nursing education within the Adult Field and registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council. To apply for this post please email a copy of your CV or for further information contact Dr Trish Houghton at T.A.Houghton@bolton.ac.uk