Jobs: Yorkshire and Humberside

External Examiner (BSc (Hons) Child Nursing pre-registration nursing programme)

Opening Date:
17 May 2022
Closing Date:
21 Jun 2022
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The Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Hull are looking forward to working with a new External Examiner for modules within our BSc (Hons) Child Nursing pre-registration nursing programme. The duties of the position are as follows:
  • Consideration and moderation of students’ assessments of theory and practice learning
  • Submission of an External Examiner’s Annual Report
  • Membership and attendance at Boards of Examiners
  • Collaboration with programme directors, module leaders and administrative colleagues to inform the continued monitoring, review and enhancement of these programmes.
External examiners appointments are typically for a period of four years and the appointment is for the start of the 2022 academic year. Applicants with relevant experience and knowledge of pre-registration nursing education must also be child field nurses registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council. Previous experience as an External Examiner is desirable. Appointment is subject to meeting the university’s criteria for the appointment of External Examiners. To apply for this post please send a copy of your CV to Nicky Clark N.J.Clark@hull.ac.uk If you would like to discuss this post, please contact the Karen L Pattrick Program director (BSc Hons Child Nursing Program), Tel: 01482 464517 or email K.Pattrick@hull.ac.uk

MB BS Programme Simulation Lead

Opening Date:
13 May 2022
Closing Date:
9 Jun 2022
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Applicants are required to submit a current CV and covering letter outlining how their qualifications and experience meet the Competency Specification in the Job Description below. Hull York Medical School is looking to appoint an MB BS Programme Simulation lead. The post-holder will be the lead for the development and implementation of simulation in the MB BS programme, ensuring our students graduate with adequate knowledge, skills and experience in preparation for working in the NHS. Knowledge of GMC requirements for primary medical qualifications is critical and, in order to maintain proportionality in a busy curriculum, the post-holder will need to manage available resource with awareness of the many and varied demands on curricular time and students’ workload. The Hull York Medical School is the joint medical school of the Universities of Hull and York. Our innovative curriculum and focus on problem based learning and early and sustained clinical exposure ensures that students on our MB BS programme develop the problem solving, analytical and communication skills and resilience needed to deliver a high standard of care to people with complex needs and from a variety of backgrounds. As Simulation Lead, the post-holder will be responsible for the design, resources and implementation of simulation including providing teaching, educational resources and related assessment items. The post-holder can, at their discretion, delegate some of these activities to individuals with appropriate expertise (e.g., senior clinicians or trainees, nurses or allied health professionals with an interest in education) but they will retain responsibility for the delivery and quality. Candidates are required to be registered with the GMC with a license to practice. They should have sufficient completed post-graduate training to be a credible specialty lead (e.g. Clinical Lecturer, Staff Grade, GP, Consultant or similar). To apply please go to https://jobs.hull.ac.uk/

Clinical Educational Facilitator (Primary Care) x 14 positions

Opening Date:
13 May 2022
Closing Date:
8 Jun 2022
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The Hull York Medical School is looking for practicing clinicians who are passionate about educating the doctors and healthcare professionals of the future. A number of opportunities have arisen within the School for Clinical Educational Facilitators.  These roles form a vital part of the undergraduate MB BS programme. As well as an enthusiasm for teaching and developing skills in our students, we are looking for clinicians who will inspire students to achieve their best, both academically and professionally, providing strong role models for their subsequent development. Successful applicants will be keen to develop their educational role; many will not already have experience of Problem Based Learning (PBL) or higher educational qualifications, but we welcome applications from those who are willing to undertake these. Clinical Educational Facilitator roles are supported with tutoring and student support activities through continued professional development.  There is a robust programme of training, peer support and observation, given in both PBL facilitation and clinical skills teaching. Successful applicants will be expected to contribute to assessment and admissions processes as part of their role. Applicants for Clinical Educational Facilitator roles will need to commit to a minimum of two, fixed, 4-hour teaching sessions per week in one of the slots described above for PBL/Clinical Skills facilitation during the academic term and will be based at either the Hull or the York site. We expect all applicants to commit to all dates within the academic terms. Additionally, successful applicants will be expected to contribute approximately 2.5 hours per week for preparatory work, paid for within the contract and a minimum of 3 days per year involvement in assessment and admissions activities. The overall annualised commitment for the roles available will be 0.185 FTE. To apply please go to https://jobs.hull.ac.uk/

External Examiner – MA Play Therapy programme

Opening Date:
9 May 2022
Closing Date:
31 May 2022
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Leeds Beckett University is looking to appoint an External Examiner for the PG Certificate, PG Diploma and MA Play Therapy collaborative programmes delivered by our partner, the Academy of Play and Child Psychotherapy (APAC). The post commences as soon as possible for a tenure of four years. Applicants must have recent experience of teaching and examining postgraduate course(s) in a related subject area in UK higher education. Applicants cannot have been employed by or been a student at Leeds Beckett or APAC in the past five years. Previous experience of external examining is not essential as the University will provide an induction and mentor. External examiner appointments are subject to approval by the University. The current fee for an External Examiner is £400 per annum. Please contact Mike Wragg, Link tutor, m.wragg@leedsbeckett.ac.uk, to discuss the role or to apply please send your CV and expression of interest to Sheila Casey, Academic Quality Support Officer, s.a.casey@leedsbeckett.ac.uk, by 31 May 2022.

External Examiner – Non-Medical prescribing courses

Opening Date:
29 Apr 2022
Closing Date:
27 May 2022
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The Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Hull wishes to appoint an External Examiner for our suite of Non-Medical prescribing courses:
  • Pharmacist Independent Prescribing
  • Physiotherapists, Podiatrist and Paramedic Independent (and supplementary) prescribing
  • Nurse and Midwife Independent (and supplementary) prescribing
The duties of the position are as follows:
  • Consideration and moderation of students’ assessments of theory and practice learning
  • Submission of an External Examiner’s Annual Report
  • Membership and attendance at Boards of Examiners
  • Collaboration with programme directors, module leaders and administrative colleagues to inform the continued monitoring, review and enhancement of these programmes.
External examiners appointments are typically for a period of four years and the appointment is for the start of the 2022 academic year. Applicants must have relevant experience and knowledge of non-medical prescribing programmes and be registered as a non-medical prescriber with either NMC (V300), HCPC or GPhC. Previous experience as an External Examiner is desirable. Appointment is subject to meeting the university’s criteria for the appointment of External Examiners. If you would like to discuss this post, please contact Dr Andrea Hilton, Programme Director Non-Medical Prescribing 01482 463347, a.hilton@hull.ac.uk (email is preferred method of communication initially)

External Examiner – MSc Health Studies

Opening Date:
25 Apr 2022
Closing Date:
31 May 2022
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We are seeking to appoint an external examiner for the above course. The external examiner will be expected to contribute to the assessment process, moderate and report on student work, attend Course Assessment Boards, and submit an annual report. The appointee will be an experienced academic, qualified to postgraduate level, including a recordable teaching qualification, and registered with the NMC. Previous experience as an external examiner would be an advantage; however, the School can put in place support for new external examiners. An induction programme is provided. The post will commence in September 2022. All appointments are for a period of four years. In the first instance, would interested applicants please e-mail, attaching their CV to: Dr. Karen Adams Head of Post Registration, Business, and Enterprise 44 (0) 1484 472195 K.L.Adams@hud.ac.uk