Jobs: Yorkshire and Humberside

External Examiner – BSc (Hons) Counselling and Mental Health and CPD Modules

Opening Date:
19 Jun 2024
Closing Date:
31 Jul 2024
Salary Range:
The School of Health at Leeds Beckett University, is seeking to appoint an External Examiner for our BSc (Hons) Counselling and Mental Health and some standalone CPD modules. The post starts on 1 November 2024 for four years. Applicants should be working in UK HE with experience of teaching and examining at undergraduate and postgraduate levels and a professional registration such as HCPC, etc. External Examiners attend Board of Examiners meetings at least once a year, submit an annual report and review coursework. Previous experience of external examining is not necessary, as the University will provide online induction training and a mentor. Further information on the External Examiner role can be found on this link: https://www.leedsbeckett.ac.uk/our-university/public-information/external-examiners/ The appointment is subject to approval by the University’s scrutiny process. The current fee for an External Examiners is £400 per annual, plus reasonable expenses. Due to potential reciprocity issues, please note that we are unable to appoint from the following institutions:
  • London South Bank University
  • Bangor University
  • Huddersfield University
  • Iron Mill College, Exeter
  • University of Cumbria
  • University of East Anglia
  • Northumbria University
For expressions of interest, please send your CV to Leisa Templeton, Academic Quality Support Officer, l.d.templeton@leedsbeckett.ac.uk by 31 July 2024. For further information about the role please contact Bryony Walker, Course Director, on b.c.walker@leedsbeckett.ac.uk.

External Examiner – MSc Advanced Musculoskeletal Practice

Opening Date:
17 Jun 2024
Closing Date:
16 Aug 2024
Salary Range:
The School of Science, Technology and Health at York St John University is seeking to appoint an external examiner for the above programme, together with a free-standing 30 credit level 7 Musculoskeletal Injection Therapy module. The post will be for 4 years commencing in the academic session 2024/25 and includes the need to attend assessment boards, review academic work and prepare a written report for submission to the university annually. Experience is preferable but applications will be considered from individuals new to the examining role with relevant professional experience. All appointments are subject to meeting the University’s criteria for the appointment of external examiners. Further information regarding the role of the External Examiner at York St John University can be found at: https://www.yorksj.ac.uk/quality-gateway/external-examiners/ To apply please submit a CV and covering letter to c.boyes@yorksj.ac.uk (Dr Chris Boyes, Head of Programme)

External Examiner for Workforce Development post-registration courses

Opening Date:
14 Jun 2024
Closing Date:
31 Jul 2024
Salary Range:
We are seeking to appoint an external examiner predominantly for the Workforce Development post-registration courses in the School of Human and Health Sciences from September 2024. Modules include End-of-Life Care, Frailty, Long-Term Conditions, and Personal and Professional Development. External examiners will be required to contribute to the assessment process, moderate and report on student work, visit practice placements, attend Course Assessment Boards, submit an annual report and sign off the Course Leader’s response to the report. Appointees will have relevant field-related experience, academic qualifications to postgraduate level, including a recordable teaching qualification and will ideally be registered with the NMC or HCPC. Although previous experience as an external examiner is desirable, the School will make arrangements for new external examiners to have a mentor, where needed. An induction programme is provided for external examiners. The post is due to commence in September 2024. All appointments are for a period of four years. In the first instance would interested applicants please email a brief outline, including their CV to: Name: Virginia Mitton Email: v.mitton@hud.ac.uk Phone: 01484 257572 Closing date: 31/07/2024

External Examiner – BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy programme

Opening Date:
11 Jun 2024
Closing Date:
5 Jul 2024
Institution:
Salary Range:
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) Physiotherapy 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 to start from September 2024. Attendance at exam board meetings is presently via MS Teams. Applicants with relevant experience and knowledge of physiotherapy education must also be physiotherapists registered with the Health and Care Professions Council. Previous experience as an External Examiner is desirable, however other applicants will also be considered. 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 s.r.chipperfield@hull.ac.uk If you would like to discuss this post, please contact the Programme Director for Physiotherapy, Dr Sarah Chipperfield at s.r.chipperfield@hull.ac.uk or on 01482 462229.

External Examiner (module and programme) – BSc (Hons) in Operating Department Practice Independent Assessor BSc (Hons) Operating Department Practice – Apprenticeship

Opening Date:
30 May 2024
Closing Date:
1 Jul 2024
Institution:
Salary Range:
The Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Hull are looking forward to working with a new External Examiner and Independent Assessor (combined) within our BSc (Hons) in Operating Department Practice and BSc (Hons) in Operating Department Practice – Apprenticeship programmes. The duties of the position are as follows:
  • Consideration and moderation of students’ & apprentices’ assessments of theory and practice learning.
  • Submission of External Examiner’s module and annual reports
  • Submission of External Examiner’s (EPA assessor) reports
  • Confirming independence and impartiality of the process
  • Confirming maintenance of nationally comparable standards across HE institutions
  • Attending module and programme Boards for listed programmes
  • Confirming successful apprentices with award classifications as described in the relevant EPA Assessment Plan
  • Collaboration with programme directors, module leaders and administrative colleagues to inform the continued monitoring, review and enhancement of these programmes
  • Contributing to external quality assurance where appropriate
  • Submitting conflict of interest declarations in line with the University’s Conflicts of Interest Policy
In addition to the duties stated above, as an independent assessor, the External examiner will comply with the EPA requirements as set out in the End-point assessment plan for Operating Department Practitioner apprenticeship standard: Operating Department Practitioner Assessment Plan (IfATE, 2023) External examiners appointments are typically for a period of four years and the appointment is for the start of the 2024 academic year. Applicants with relevant experience and knowledge of pre-registration Operating Department Practice education must be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) as an Operating Department Practitioner. Previous experience as an External Examiner is desirable but not essential. 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 Natalie Teal: n.teal@hull.ac.uk If you would like to discuss this post, please contact the Programme Director for Operating Department Practice, Natalie Teal: n.teal@hull.ac.uk

External Examiner – BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy

Opening Date:
1 May 2024
Closing Date:
28 Jun 2024
Salary Range:
The School of Health at Leeds Beckett University is seeking to appoint a new External Examiner for our BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy course. Applicants must have experience of delivering pre-registration Physiotherapy programmes and be registered with the HCPC. Applicants should be working in UK HE with experience of teaching and examining at undergraduate levels. External Examiners attend Board of Examiners meeting at least once a year, submit an annual report and review coursework. Previous experience of external examining is not necessary, as the University will provide online induction training and a mentor. Further information on the External Examiner role can be found on this link: https://www.leedsbeckett.ac.uk/our-university/public-information/external-examiners/ The appointment is subject to approval by the University’s scrutiny process. The current fee for an External Examiners is £400 per annual, plus reasonable expenses. Due to potential reciprocity issues, please note that we are unable to appoint from the following institutions:
  • Glasgow Caledonian University
  • University of Hull
  • University of Northampton
For expressions of interest please send your CV by 28 June 2024 to Leisa Templeton, Academic Quality Support Officer l.d.templeton@leedsbeckett.ac.uk For further information or an informal discussion, please contact Richard Partner, Course Director Physiotherapy r.partner@leedsbeckett.ac.uk

External Examiner – BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy

Opening Date:
1 May 2024
Closing Date:
28 Jun 2024
Salary Range:
The School of Health at Leeds Beckett University is seeking to appoint a new External Examiner for our BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy course. Applicants must have experience of delivering pre-registration Occupational Therapy programmes and be registered with the HCPC and RCOT. Applicants should be working in UK HE with experience of teaching and examining at undergraduate levels. External Examiners attend Board of Examiners meeting at least once a year, submit an annual report and review coursework. Previous experience of external examining is not necessary, as the University will provide online induction training and a mentor. Further information on the External Examiner role can be found on this link: https://www.leedsbeckett.ac.uk/our-university/public-information/external-examiners/ The appointment is subject to approval by the University’s scrutiny process. The current fee for an External Examiners is £400 per annual, plus reasonable expenses. Due to potential reciprocity issues, please note that we are unable to appoint from the following institutions:
  • University of East Anglia
  • University of Sunderland
  • London South Bank University
  • University of Lincoln
  • Sheffield Hallam University
For expressions of interest please send your CV by 28 June 2024 to Leisa Templeton, Academic Quality Support Officer l.d.templeton@leedsbeckett.ac.uk For further information or an informal discussion, please contact Heather Baglee, Course Director Occupational Therapy h.baglee@leedsbeckett.ac.uk