Online Programme Development Manager

Job title Online Programme Development Manager

Department Undergraduate Admissions and Outreach

Salary Starting from £41,526, rising to £49,553

Grade Grade 8

Placed on Friday 10 January 2020

Closing date Thursday 30 January 2020

Interview date To be confirmed

Reference CF7386

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An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Learning Partnerships Office at the University of Bath for an Online Programme Development Manager.  The successful applicant will manage the development and approval, from inception to delivery, of new programmes and manage the progress of current programme developments. These form part of a suite of 100% Online Master’s Programmes offered across a range of subject areas. The first cohort of students joined the programmes in April 2019, with new courses continuing to be developed.

Working closely with University departments and external partner staff, the postholder will require excellent communication, collaboration and negotiation skills to interface with and manage different perspectives and approaches to on-line provision whilst maintaining a sense of purpose and meeting tight deadlines.

This is an opportunity for an accomplished Higher Education project manager, with the ability to work across organisational boundaries, to take a key role in the further development of this initiative at the University which offers students from all over the world access to our high quality learning and teaching.

Information about the current Online courses offered by the University of Bath can be found here.

This is a part time (0.6FTE) fixed term position for 2 years (expected end date 28/02/2022) with a working pattern of three full days.

We positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

To arrange an informal conversation about this post with Dr Florin Bisset, Head of Learning Partnerships & Deputy Director please contact Helen Andrews at

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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. To achieve our global aspirations, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.