Department: Careers, Placements & Student Opportunities
Salary: £19,202 to £20,836 per annum
Closing Date: Wednesday 24 July 2019 at midnight
Interview Date: Tuesday 06 August 2019
Full-time or 0.8FTE, permanent role
Salary is £19,202 to £20,836 per annum (pro rata if part-time)
The Careers, Placements and Student Opportunities team is part of the newly formed Directorate of Student Life which places our students' ambitions and aspirations at the heart of what we do. Working collaboratively with employers and partners in the University we deliver an innovative, professional and sector leading service.
We are seeking an enthusiastic individual who will support the effective operation of the placements team with particular responsibility for the professional placements which form part of our Initial Teacher Education, Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy programmes. You will be first line of contact for students, University staff and staff in placement settings answering queries and negotiating arrangements for placements.
The postholder should have excellent organisational and interpersonal skills and will be expected to work independently in ensuring the effective and efficient delivery of the service often within tight timescales.
The role of Placements Administrator is available on a 0.8fte or 1.0fte basis. Please signpost your preference within your application.
In addition to a competitive salary and the opportunity to work at our beautiful campus in the heart of York, YSJ employees enjoy access to a superb range of benefits including –
- Generous annual leave entitlement (plus additional leave days during our Christmas closure period)
- Pension scheme
- Health cash plan
- Training and development
- Discounts at a wide range of high street brands and local companies, including shops, cinemas and gyms.
We welcome all applicants and particularly people from minority ethnic backgrounds as they are underrepresented within the university.
As part of our commitment to providing an inclusive working environment, consideration is given to all request for job share or flexible working arrangements.
Please note that CVs are not accepted in place of the application form.
Closing Date - Wednesday 24 July 2019 at midnight
Provisional Interview Date - Tuesday 06 August 2019