Associate Professor in Pharmacist Prescribing (Community Pharmacy)

Job details

£54,949 – £61,823 a year
Job type
Fixed term contract


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About the role

The School of Healthcare is looking to appoint an Associate Professor in Pharmacist Prescribing with an expertise in community-based pharmacy practice. This exciting role involves being a core member of our team delivering and managing a national pharmacist independent prescribing programme. The role requires supporting all on-line and face to face delivery, assuming primary responsibility for community based trainees and ensuring that the course meets the requirements of our community pharmacy based stakeholders.

About you

You will be expected to be a practising community-based pharmacist prescriber, with significant experience of teaching, assessment and management within a pharmacist independent prescribing program. Evidence of delivering high quality teaching and assessment experiences and obtaining excellent feedback from trainees is essential. Whilst the programme is largely online delivery, there are some in person training days. With nationwide teaching provision you will be required to travel and deliver training in all parts of England, have the flexibility to cover for colleagues in an emergency and be an excellent team worker.
Applications for job share will be considered.
The University of Leicester has been changing the world, and changing people’s lives, for 100 years. When you join us, you’ll become part of a community of Citizens of Change, which includes not only our staff and our current students but also thousands of Leicester graduates around the world.
As a diverse and forward-thinking employer, we embed the principles of equality, diversity and inclusion into everything we do. That includes not just our core missions of teaching and research, but also our support for staff, students and our local community.
We’re committed to the wellbeing of all our staff and to the sustainability of our environment, on our campus and beyond. We offer a competitive salary package, excellent pension scheme and a generous annual leave allowance, along with opportunities to develop your career in a supportive and collaborative environment.

Vacancy terms

Full-time, or job share considered, Permanent