Programmes Manager (Operations) fixed-term contract

Job title Programmes Manager (Operations) fixed-term contract

Department Faculty of Science

Salary Starting from £33,797, rising to £40,322

Grade Grade 7

Placed on Monday 07 June 2021

Closing date Wednesday 16 June 2021

Interview date To be confirmed

Reference CC8267R

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We are committed to delivering excellent support for the delivery of our taught programmes so are looking for an experienced, motivated and positive individual to provide operational management and professional leadership to our Taught Programmes administration team.  

You should be a highly organised individual with an eye for detail and experience of working in a busy environment.  With significant and proven knowledge of academic administration and line management experience, you will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and be able to liaise professionally with a variety of stakeholders.  

This is a full-time post on an 8 month fixed-term basis but applications from candidates wishing to work on a part-time basis (21-29 hours per week) or on a job-share basis are welcome.

For an informal discussion, please contact Marguerite Hallett ( or 01225 383433).

The Faculty of Science is the largest faculty in the University with over 3,500 undergraduate students, 650 postgraduate students and more than 300 academic and research staff. The Faculty brings together six departments and a cross-departmental degree with an excellent reputation for both research and teaching. Our students benefit from diverse teaching and research gained from close collaboration with industry across sectors. The Faculty is responsible for world-leading research and flexible courses in biosciences, chemistry, computer sciences, mathematics, natural sciences, pharmacy, pharmacology and physics.   To learn more about our Faculty, please see here: Faculty of Science (

What we can offer you:

Our campus is surrounded by beautiful countryside, and the City of Bath with its historic charm and social activity only a short distance away creates an excellent environment in which to work. 

We are:

  • a family friendly workplace 
  • open to exploring flexible working opportunities which benefit you and the University. 
  • recognising of the talents of our diverse workforce through an excellent reward package 
  • encouraging of your personal and professional development

Find out from our staff what makes the University of Bath a great place to work. Follow us @UniofBath and @UniofBathJobs on Twitter for more information.

We aim to be an inclusive university, where difference is celebrated, respected and encouraged. We truly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and backgrounds leads to a better environment for our employees and students, creating a learning environment and organisational culture that enhances health and wellbeing across our community. We are very proud to have recently received Ambassadors for Autism certification and are an accredited Disability Confident Leader; committed to building disability confidence and supporting disabled staff.

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Further details:

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The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations.  We have made a positive commitment towards gender equality and intersectionality receiving a Bronze Athena SWAN award, and we are actively working towards a Silver award. We are a family-friendly University, with an increasingly agile workforce. We are open to flexible working arrangements and we’re also proud to be a disability confident employer and are happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments you may require.