Student Recruitment - Education Liaison
Salary: £26,052 to £28,452 per annum
PostType: Full Time
Closing Date: Sunday 23 April 2017
Interview Date: Wednesday 03 May 2017
Reference: EHA0079-0417 Be a key part of our dynamic student recruitment strategy
With excellent organisational and project management skills, you will co-ordinate innovative recruitment events and bespoke on-campus visits. A demonstrable understanding of student needs in relation to Higher Education is essential along with excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to develop effective working relationships with a wide range of stakeholders. You must be able to work accurately under pressure to meet tight timescales and inspire and motivate colleagues to maintain focus and resilience in a demanding environment.You must be able to work without direct supervision and apply an innovative approach to problem solving.
Candidates should note that this role includes substantial out of hours working, travel and overnight stays.
About the Role
You will deliver a dynamic recruitment strategy based on sound evidence, business intelligence and best practice. The primary focus of the job is to develop, coordinate and deliver high quality student recruitment strategies and programmes of activity for schools and colleges which willpromote the University brand and attract high quality students to the university.
Working in a range of targeted schools and colleges within the North West area, you will agree and deliver a bespoke programme of activities in order to increase applications from these institutions whilst also supporting market extension activities across the UK.
We want you to feel happy when you come to work and proud when you go home.
We have excellent facilities within our bespoke Wellbeing Centre and our comprehensive staff health & wellbeing programme gives you the opportunity to: have a lunchtime stroll across our beautiful campus, a trim from our onsite hairdresser, car valeting, attend a family focussed event, make an appointment for a massage and get together with colleagues over free food and drink to watch the latest film on one of our Film Nights.
This is just a taste of what we are able to offer you at Edge Hill University.
A great success story an institution that improves and impresses year after year - THE University of the Year 2014/15.
We are recognised for our outstanding achievements in student satisfaction, staff engagement, graduate employment and innovation as well as our strengthening research profile, investment and growth. The Times Higher award also celebrated our distinct role in transforming lives reflecting a distinctive philosophy of creating opportunity from excellence.
Based on an award-winning campus in West Lancashire, and voted Best University Workplace 2015, Edge Hill University offers a stimulating and empowering environment for ambitious and high performing professionals.
For informal enquiries about this vacancy you may wish to contact Ruth Slater, Student Recruitment Operations Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org