Senior Admissions Officer (UK)
Senior Admissions Officer (UK)
Vacancy ID: 132278
Salary: £33,314 rising annually to £36,386
Contract: Full Time, Permanent
Closing date: 7 September 2022.
We have one full time (permanent) vacancy and one full time (fixed term for one year) vacancy, although other flexible working arrangements can be considered.
Oxford Brookes is a leading modern institution with big ambitions. We are seeking to broaden access to an Oxford Brookes education, increase our global footprint, and further enhance our reputation as a leading global University.
The Admissions Office is at the heart of these ambitions, playing a key role in the achievement of the University’s objectives through the delivery of a fair, efficient and transparent admissions process that enables equitable access for those students with the potential to succeed at Oxford Brookes.
We have recently expanded our Admissions team to support us in delivering an exceptional applicant experience across our UG and PGT portfolio.
The new roles of Senior Admissions Officer (UK) will lead a team responsible for the processing of applications and will work to ensure that applications from designated markets, specifically from under-represent groups, are processed in line with institutional policy and sector best practice, as well as ensuring that appropriate compliance processes are in place. The post holder will provide expert advice on qualifications and market context, and act as the primary contact for the our UK partners and UK Recruitment, UK Partnerships & Apprenticeships and Access & Outreach teams.
You’ll have experience of the UK higher education admissions process and a good knowledge and understanding of the international applicant journey. The ability to lead a team to deliver against performance requirements is essential.
The Admissions team is currently working in an agile, hybrid model combining working remotely and at our Headington campus. We are open to discussing hybrid working arrangements with candidates.
For an informal conversation about this role, please contact Robert Hodgson, Head of Admissions (firstname.lastname@example.org).
As one of the largest employers in Oxford we pride ourselves in the great experience we offer our staff. You’ll be joining a friendly, professional environment where every member of staff is recognised as important to the success of Oxford Brookes University. To find out more about the benefits of working for Oxford Brookes please visit: www.brookes.ac.uk/job-vacancies/working-at-brookes.
You will also enjoy the benefits of working at Oxford Brookes University with up to 38 days holiday, rising to 41 days holiday (this includes 13 Bank Holidays and Concessionary Days), a generous Local Government pension scheme (14.7% Employer contribution rate), cycle to work scheme and access to a variety of university facilities (NHS Dentist, Brookes Nursery, Gym and sports facilities). For more information about benefits please see the document 'All about Brookes' below.
CV and Personal Statement :
As part of the application process all applicants are required to complete our online application form by clicking on the “Apply for Job” button below. All parts of the application form should be completed and in the section of the form called “Supporting Documents”, applicants must upload their CV and a Personal Statement. To complete the Personal Statement part of the application, applicants must download the Personal Statement document which is part of the advert below and complete the form, providing examples and explaining how they meet each item detailed on the document. The Personal Statement must then be uploaded to the application form along with the CV.
The University has adopted equality, diversity and inclusion as core values. We welcome applications from suitably qualified candidates whatever their background, and especially from BAME candidates who are under-represented in our workforce.