Job title DBA Programme Administrator
Department Doctoral College
Salary Starting from £25,138, rising to £28,759 pro rata
Grade Grade 5
Contract Type Part Time, Open Ended
Placed on Wednesday 07 February 2024
Closing date Wednesday 21 February 2024
Interview date To be confirmed
ShareAbout the role
The DBA Programme Administrator supports the Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA): Higher Education Management. The role involves all aspects of programme admissions as well as administration of the taught- and the research-stages of the programme – an exciting mix of responsibilities, rarely found in other programme administrative roles.
The DBA is a higher-regarded professional doctorate, delivered by one of the UK's best business schools. It provides a unique focus on Higher Education Management, designed specifically for university leaders and managers, based around the world. Students develop research skills relevant to higher education managers, combining knowledge gained on the programme with professional practice in their workplace.About you
Working with the Programme Officer, you will be responsible for ensuring that the programme is administered efficiently and effectively, taking responsibility for making sure that tasks occur in a timely manner and according to all relevant University regulations.
You will also be in regular communication with students and potential applicants and be a key point of contact for the programme across the University. Responsibilities also include supporting the various residentials which occur at key times of the year.
You will be part of the wider Doctoral College and will work collaboratively with academic and other professional service colleagues, to support and enhance the experience of all applicants to, and students on, the programme. The Doctoral College provides an exciting opportunity to network with fellow administrators supporting all doctoral programmes across the university, including four other professional doctorate programmes.
We are looking for someone who:
This role is a part-time position (29.2 hours per week) on a permanent basis.
We currently operate a hybrid model such that staff can mix working from home and in the office on campus.
For an informal discussion about the role please contact John Brice, Head of Professional Doctorate Administration ([email protected]).What we can offer you:
Find out more about our benefits.
We consider ourselves to be an inclusive university, where difference is celebrated, respected and encouraged. We have an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations and have made a positive commitment towards gender equality and intersectionality receiving a Silver Athena SWAN award. We truly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and backgrounds will lead to a better environment for our employees and students, so we encourage applications from all genders, backgrounds, and communities, particularly from under-represented groups, and value the positive impact that will have on our teams.
We are very proud to be an autism friendly university and are an accredited Disability Confident Leader; committed to building disability confidence and supporting disabled staff.
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We are constantly seeking to reduce the unconscious bias that enters any assessment process, with the goal of creating an inclusive and equal assessment process. To support this, personal details will be removed from application forms at the initial shortlisting stage.