Head Of Student Recruitment And Admissions

Leeds, West Yorkshire (GB)
29 Sep 2016
End of advertisement period
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Starting salary in the range £38,896 to £46,414 per annum

We are seeking a Head of Student Recruitment and Admissions with drive, resilience and credibility to help us meet our student recruitment targets.  This is a superb opportunity to make your mark on a University with an established reputation for excellent teaching and graduate employability.

Highly motivated and a self-starter, the role holder will be expected to develop a strategic and integrated approach to recruitment and admissions for the University through the development and implementation of a recruitment and admissions strategy which underpins successful recruitment in key markets.

You will have experience of leading student recruitment/widening participation/outreach teams through multiple recruitment cycles, in addition to knowledge and experience of admissions processes and activities. You will also have substantial experience of measuring recruitment and admissions performance – linking planned activity to demonstrable outcomes.

You must possess highly developed communication, organisational and data analysis skills, and experience and knowledge of the structure and systems of higher education, further education and schools.

Reporting to the Director of Marketing, Communications and Recruitment, the appointed candidate will be an experienced and confident manager of people and projects, and enjoy working in a fast-paced and smart environment with high levels of autonomy.

Hours of work will be 35 hours per week, normally 9.00am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday. Occasional evening and weekend work is required. This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) check.

We offer an excellent range of benefits, including generous holiday entitlements, staff development opportunities and a pension scheme.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 12.00 noon on 24th October 2016

Interviews for this post are expected to take place on Monday 14th November 2016

Further details and an application pack are available from:

Alternatively please contact the Human Resources Department, tel. 0113 283 7130 or email recruitment@leedstrinity.ac.uk

Leeds Trinity University has an Equality and Diversity Policy.  We welcome applications from all parts of the community.