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Education Administrative Assistant (Acute Care) - QMUL25534

Department: Blizard Institute
Salary: £27,742 - £34,220 per annum (pro-rata) (Grade 3)
Reference: QMUL25534
Location: Whitechapel
Date posted: 03-Aug-2021
Closing date: 31-Aug-2021

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Applications are invited for the post of Education Administrative Assistant within the Blizard Institute. The post will provide professional administrative support to Education programmes delivered within the Institute and complement the work of the current programme administrative teams.

Candidates must have good organisational skills, communication and interpersonal skills and a proven ability to be proactive and work independently on large projects. Administrative experience in higher education would be highly desirable.

The Blizard Institute was established in 2003 and is the largest of seven Institutes within Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, QMUL. The Institute comprises approximately 400 staff based in five academic Centres and one Public Engagement Centre, and supports a combined total of c750 postgraduate research and taught students. The Institute aims to deliver excellence in all aspects of research, teaching and clinical service.

At Queen Mary University of London, we believe that a diversity of ideas helps us achieve the previously unthinkable.

Throughout our history, we’ve fostered social justice and improved lives through academic excellence. And we continue to live and breathe this spirit today, not because it’s simply ‘the right thing to do’ but for what it helps us achieve and the intellectual brilliance it delivers.

We continue to embrace diversity of thought and opinion in everything we do, in the belief that when views collide, disciplines interact, and perspectives intersect, truly original thought takes form.


We offer competitive salaries, access to a generous pension scheme, 30 days’ leave per annum (pro-rata for part-time/fixed-term), a season ticket loan scheme and access to a comprehensive range of personal and professional development opportunities. In addition, we offer a range of work life balance and family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, and campus facilities including an on-site nursery at the Mile End campus.

The post is based at the Whitechapel Campus in London. It is part time (17.5 hours per week), fixed term appointment for 36 months, with an expected start date of August 2021. The starting salary will be Grade 3, in the range of £27,742 - £34,220 per annum (pro-rata), inclusive of London Allowance.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Based Immigration Scheme.

Queen Mary’s commitment to our diverse and inclusive community is embedded in our appointments processes. Reasonable adjustments will be made at each stage of the recruitment process for any candidate with a disability. We are open to considering applications from candidates wishing to work flexibly.

Informal enquiries should be addressed to George Borrie at or on +44 (0) 20 7882 3468.

Details about the Institute can be found at

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The closing date for applications is 31st August 2021.



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