Job Opening: Postgraduate Programme Officer in the Department of Social Science, Health and Medicine

We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic administrator to provide support to our postgraduate programmes.

Reference: THW/15/059639/001121

Salary Details: £23,386 to £26,274 per annum

Allowances: £2,323 per annum Ldn Allowance

Contract Type: Permanent

Contract Term: Full time

Closing date: 28 October 2015

Social Science, Health and Medicine at King’s is a unique interdisciplinary department founded in 2012. Its mission is to address the changing landscape of health and medicine from a social science perspective. We explore the complex social determinants of health, illness and ageing, and the ways in which advances in biomedicine and biotechnology are changing expectations about life and health and the nature of medical practice. The post holder will be responsible for providing support for postgraduate Masters and PhD programmes in the Department. This is a ‘student facing’ post with the post holder having the responsibility of dealing with student questions and problems.

You will:

  • Have excellent communication and organisational skills and demonstrate flexibility and creativity,
  • Have substantial administrative experience within a Higher Education setting,
  • Have excellent IT skills,
  • Be proactive and confident at taking the initiative, working both as part of a team and independently.

For an informal discussion of the post please contact Sabrina Fernandez (Department Manager) on 020 7848 7062.

SSHM is an ECU Gender equality charter mark: Bronze award holder. Addressing gender inequalities and imbalance in the arts, humanities and social sciences.

The appointment will be made, dependent on relevant qualifications and experience, within the Grade 4 scale, currently £23,386 to £26,274 per annum, plus £2,323 London Allowance per annum.

To apply for this post you will need to register with the university’s recruitment system, HireWire, to download and submit the application form. Please note, if you are submitting a CV or a short statement these will need to copied and pasted into the application form as part of the same document, as the system only allows you to submit one document. Application forms must also be in word format, not PDF. Please also note, once submitted, your application cannot be edited.

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