Lecturer in Pharmacy and Clinical Practice

University of Reading

United Kingdom

October 1, 2021


Job reference: SRF36101

Location: Whiteknights Reading UK

Closing date: 01/10/2021

Job live date: 09/09/2021

Salary: £41,526 - £51,034 per annum pro rata

Employment type: AR-Academic (Lecturer)

Department: School of Chemistry Food & Pharmacy

Division: Pharmacy

Hours per week: 0.5 FTE

Employment Basis/Type: Part-time, fixed-term

We are seeking a driven and passionate working healthcare professional with an interest in Pharmacy and/or clinical education and training to join our team and contribute to teaching on undergraduate and postgraduate programmes run by the School of Pharmacy. The appointed candidate will design and/or deliver teaching, learning and assessment for a range of different modules, such as for our Master of Pharmacy degree and postgraduate independent prescribing programmes.

The appointed candidate for this fixed-term, teaching-focussed post will be motivated to develop and deliver high quality and innovative teaching within the broad remit of Pharmacy and clinical practice, supporting the delivery of teaching across undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in the School of Pharmacy. Professional development and scholarship in teaching and learning will be encouraged and supported. This role will involve the supervision of undergraduate and postgraduate student projects. The successful candidate will be required to assume appropriate administrative roles, including module convening.

Ideally, you will:

  • Be an experienced pharmacist prescriber or have a clinical role which would allow you to study to become an independent prescriber
  • Have teaching experience at undergraduate and/or postgraduate level
  • Have evidence of engagement with relevant professional organisations and/or activities at national / international level
  • Have experience of, or a commitment to, student support and other academic administrative roles.
  • This post is up to 6-years fixed term, part-time (0.5FTE) appointment. We welcome applications from working healthcare professionals who wish to maintain their clinical commitments or may have other alternative roles in non-University contracted hours and will consider secondments.

    Interview date: TBC


    Informal contact details

    Alternative informal contact details

    Contact role:

    Head of Pharmacy

    Contact role:

    Director of Centre of Interprofessional Postgraduate Education and Training

    Contact name:

    Katrina Bicknell

    Contact name:

    Kat Hall

    Contact phone:

    0118 378 7032

    Contact phone:

    0118 378 4640

    Contact email:


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    Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. By reference to the applicable SOC code for this role, sponsorship may be possible under the Skilled Worker Route. Applicants should ensure that they are able to meet the points requirement under the PBS. There is further information about this on the UK Visas and Immigration Website.

    ​​​​​​​The University is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce, supports the gender equality Athena SWAN Charter and the Race Equality Charter, and is a Diversity Champion for Stonewall, the leading LGBT+ rights organisation. Applications for job-share, part-time and flexible working arrangements are welcomed and will be considered in line with business needs.