Skip to main content

View All Vacancies

Executive Assistant

Cumbria School of Medicine

Location:  Carlisle - Fusehill Street
Starting Salary:  £25,138 to £28,759
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Permanent
Release Date:  Thursday 14 September 2023
Closing Date:  23.59 hours BST on Sunday 08 October 2023
Interview Date:  Friday 03 November 2023
Reference:  XX104323

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity within our newly established Medical School?

Imperial College London and University of Cumbria have formed a partnership to open a new medical school to develop and deliver the Cumbria School of Medicine. The first students start a bespoke 4-year post graduate MBBS programme in 2025/26. Applying Imperial’s expertise in medical education and University of Cumbria’s experience in training nurses, midwives and other professions allied to medicine, we aim to produce doctors who are embedded in their local community ready to contribute to services across the region and beyond.

As the CSM Executive Assistant you support the Head of School and Head of Operations, and work in collaboration with colleagues and partners across the University of Cumbria, Imperial College London and the NHS, supporting the administration of the School. 

This is an exceptional opportunity to help shape the delivery of this unique Medical School. 

Whilst this is a full-time role, a part-time appointment based on 0.8 FTE maybe available.

Hybrid working arrangements are supported for this role in line with business need.

Informal enquiries: Professor Mary Morrell, Head of School and Professor of Sleep & Respiratory Physiology at

We offer a comprehensive set of staff benefits which includes a competitive salary, 35 hour working week, 33 days holiday plus bank holidays, excellent pension scheme with 8% employer contribution, hybrid working in line with business need and corporate discounts to name a few. For more information please click HERE

For more information about the University of Cumbria, click here.  

For more information about the Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London please click here.

Further details:    Job Description    
Email details to a friend

We encourage applications from the broadest range of society, including all under-represented groups with particular emphasis on Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic candidates, who are currently under-represented in our University and in comparison, to the sector.

Existing Account / Staff Member

Do you have an existing account, or are you a member of staff?

New User

For new applicants, please register for an account

Gender Charter - Athena Swan Bronze Award Race Equality Charter HR Excellence in Research Stonewall Diversity Champions Stonewall Silver Employer 2022 Mindful Employer Disability Confident Leader White Ribbon Ambassador - Working together to end male violence against women Armed Forces Covenant - Employer Recognition Scheme - Gold Award 2023