Lancaster Medical School Manager

Location: Lancaster University

Contract: (Full time, indefinite)

Salary: £46,974 to £54,395

Closing Date: Sunday 14 April 2024 

About the role

Lancaster Medical School (LMS) is looking to appoint a School Manager to lead the large team of over 35 Professional Services colleagues who support activities across the school, a large and complex department delivering a portfolio of qualifications at Undergraduate (UG) and Postgraduate (PG) level. Many of these are now, or will soon become, the subject of regulatory oversight by the General Medical Council (GMC) and the LMS Professional Services colleagues oversee all aspects of the delivery of Teaching, Learning and Assessment for these programmes.

You will work closely with the Head of Lancaster Medical School, and other colleagues, to ensure an excellent experience for all students enrolled on programmes of study delivered by LMS.

You will be a member of the Senior Leadership Team and will work with senior colleagues in LMS and across the Faculty and wider institution, and, in partner organisations to progress the objectives of Lancaster Medical School.

As a member of the LMS senior Team you will play an active role in the annual institutional planning process and in the on-going strategic development of Lancaster Medical School.

Lancaster Medical School is based on the Lancaster University campus in the recently built Health Innovation One building on the edge of the Lancaster University campus. The Faculty provides an environment that strongly supports the individual needs of each employee, promoting a healthy work-life balance. We are committed to family-friendly and flexible working policies on an individual basis, as well as the Athena SWAN Charter, which recognises and celebrates good employment practice undertaken to address gender equality in higher education.

Informal enquiries can be made to Professor Marina Anderson (Head of Lancaster Medical School) or Joanne Humphrey (Faculty Manager)

This indefinite post is available immediately.

General information about Lancaster Medical School can be found on the [Divisional web site]: (, while information about the Faculty of Health and medicine can be found on the [Faculty web site]; (, and additional information about Lancaster University can be found at: ( 

We welcome applications from people in all diversity groups and are happy to discuss flexible working arrangements for this post, including working week, flexible start/finish times or condensed hours.

If you’re ready to lead with integrity, drive positive change, and build a supportive community within a dynamic medical school environment, join us at LMS to make a lasting impact on healthcare education.

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Location:  Bailrigg, Lancaster UK
Salary:   £46,974 to £54,395 (Full time, indefinite)
Closing Date:   Sunday 14 April 2024
Interview Date:   Tuesday 23 April 2024

Informal enquiries can be made to Professor Marina Anderson (Head of Lancaster Medical School) or Joanne Humphrey (Faculty Manager)