This can be part time or full time (hours negotiable; normal working day 8.30-17.00hrs, minimum of 1 day per week and maximum of 4 days per week). Fixed term until March 2022 in the first instance.
Oxford Brookes University is an approved university to conduct the Nursing Midwifery Council (NMC) Test of Competence. There are 2 other approved universities; Ulster University and University of Northampton.
The approved Test Centre provide Part two of the NMC's Test of Competence for international nurses and midwives seeking registration with the NMC. Part two is a nursing or midwifery Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE). The OSCE can only be sat after a candidate successfully passes Part one, and it is the NMC who provides authorisation of this.
At Oxford Brookes University, we have a Test Centre at Marston Road site, Oxford and a second test centre at the Swindon campus. We run OSCES Mon/Tues in Swindon, Wed/Thurs in Oxford, Friday's either Oxford or Swindon.
The OSCE will simulate a clinical environment and “patient” scenarios which registered nurses and midwives are likely to encounter when they assess, plan, implement and evaluate care. Candidates are expected to utilise a contemporary evidence base and effectively demonstrate safe practical application of nursing and midwifery skills. The Test of Competence is blueprinted against the current UK pre-registration standards and these standards are available on the NMC's website.
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This is a full-time position until March 2022. The post will be based at our Marston Road site, Oxford but the successful applicant may need to travel to the Swindon campus at least once a month.
Oxford Brookes University is one of three approved universities who deliver the Nursing and Midwifery Council's (NMC) Test of Competence. There are 2 other approved universities - Ulster University and University of Northampton. We are looking for a friendly and enthusiastic individual to join our small and busy administration team, supporting the NMC's Test of Competence for international nurses and midwives who are seeking registration with the NMC. In the role you will meet international candidates who have come from all over the world and you will play an important part of their journey to join the nursing and midwifery register, and complement our UK workforce.