The British Pharmacological Society has, at its heart, the development and promotion of pharmacology and of those who are training and working in the field. With over 3,400 members from 60 countries around the world, we are a truly international organization.
We cover the whole spectrum of pharmacology, including laboratory, clinical, and toxicological aspects and support our members at work in academia, industry and the health service through our membership, conferences, education and policy initiatives, publications and grants.
The BPS employs 13 full time members of staff at our offices at Angel Gate in London. Our staff come from a mixture of third sector, commercial, publishing, scientific, financial and media backgrounds and deliver a range of initiatives, many of which are covered on this website, on behalf of the Society.
We offer excellent working conditions with a number of benefits including generous paid annual leave, bonus scheme, interest free season ticket loans, flexible working and a career averaged pension scheme.
BPS has the following vacancy:
The Head of Education and Training is a critical role within the BPS. You’ll be the face of our entire education and training programme, which is growing in significance as we focus our attention on issues as diverse as the science curriculum, skills gaps in drug discovery, and prescribing safety, and as we seek to explore new revenues from our training and education services.
If you have a long standing interest and relevant qualifications in the life sciences, a passion for and expertise in education and training and the ability to hold your own among academics, medics and the public at large then we want to hear from you.
For a full information pack please email our advising consultant, firstname.lastname@example.org or contact him on 07590 061741.
Closing date for receipt of applications: 13 November 2014
First interviews: w/c 10 and 17 November 2014
Final interviews: Friday 28 November 2014