Director of Taught Postgraduate Programmes (part-time role)

Job title Director of Taught Postgraduate Programmes (part-time role)

Department Pharmacy & Pharmacology

Salary Starting from £51,034, rising to £59,135 pro rata

Grade Grade 9

Placed on Thursday 30 January 2020

Closing date Thursday 20 February 2020

Interview date Tuesday 03 March 2020

Reference CC7438


The Department of Pharmacy and Pharmacology is internationally renowned with a school of pharmacy in the top three of the UK. The Department is committed to supporting excellence in research and teaching and offers both undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in Pharmacy and Pharmacology.

We are now seeking to recruit a registered pharmacist or other UK health professional to provide management and leadership of our expanding portfolio of Taught Postgraduate programmes. 

There are over 400 practicing pharmacists currently studying on a part-time, distance-learning basis across our Advanced Programmes in Pharmaceutical Practice and Therapeutics range of postgraduate taught awards that include postgraduate diplomas and MScs in clinical pharmacy practice, advanced clinical assessment and independent prescribing.

You will be passionate about the development of the pharmacy workforce across all sectors, with a strong clinical background, teaching expertise and experience in research and/or evaluative methodology. You should be a keen lifelong learner with experience of supporting learning in practice, and enthusiasm for teaching the next generation of pharmacists. You will provide strategic leadership and liaise with all relevant stakeholders and agencies and be committed to delivering the future learning needs of the pharmacy workforce.

This is a part-time role (0.8 fte)

Informal enquiries are welcome and should be directed to Professor Neil McHugh, Head of Department ( or +44 1225 386086) or Dr Philip Rogers, Director of Teaching (, however, please ensure that your application is submitted via the University website.

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:
The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. To achieve our global aspirations, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.