Deputy Academic Registrar

Newcastle, Newcastle Upon Tyne (GB)
13 Sep 2019
End of advertisement period
29 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

About the role

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced professional to join the Student, Library and Academic Services senior management team.
Passionate about the student experience and operating at a strategic level you will lead and champion registry record assurance, development and support for the University.  You will lead and manage professional Registry teams for key activities including enrolment, examinations, timetabling, congregations and returns to statutory bodies.  You will also manage student data and business processes and developments in our student record system.  With a focus on ensuring excellent customer service and the achievement of key deadlines you will have the ability to cultivate excellent working relationships with external partners and also with senior colleagues across the University. 

About Student, Library and Academic Services
Northumbria’s comprehensive student and academic-facing service, supporting students and academic staff across the student lifecycle.  We deliver an excellent customer service and a range of professional support including Ask4Help, Careers and Employment, Student Progress, Student Life and Wellbeing, University Library, Registry Records and Returns, Academic Support, and Quality and Teaching Excellence. 

Northumbria University is a research-rich, business-focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence. Located in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne, regularly named best UK city for students, and with a base in London, Northumbria is one of the largest universities in the UK, attracting more than 32,000 students from 136 countries.
With our vibrant and friendly atmosphere on campus, we will make you feel right at home and you will have access to excellent benefits and rewards.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Maggie New, Academic Registrar and Director of Student, Library and Academic Services +44 (0)191 2273268 or
You may also seek information from the current post holder

To apply for this vacancy please click 'Apply Now’ and submit a Covering Letter and your CV and where relevant any documents specifically request in the Role Description and Person Specification.

Northumbria University takes pride in, and values, the quality and diversity of our staff. We welcome applications from all members of the community. The University holds an Athena SWAN (Bronze) award in recognition of our commitment to improving employment practices for the advancement of gender equality.