Placements & Work Experience Officer
Placements & Work Experience Officer, Full time
Department: Alumni, Development & Careers
Salary: £26,407 to £30,026pa (Grade 5) inclusive of London Weighting Allowance.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and pro-active individual to join our Alumni, Development & Careers department taking on the newly created role of Placements & Work Experience Officer.
You will be part of a team that is responsible for developing relationships with business, the professions, and providing work opportunities to our students across all departments. As Placements and Work Experience Officer you will actively liaise with both our students and internship providers, particularly Small & Medium sized business (SMEs) engaged with the Roehampton Internships Scheme supported by Santander.
You should have demonstrable skills in relationship management with internal and external stakeholders alongside first class customer service skills. You should also have up to date knowledge of the Higher Education environment and wider themes within the labour market. You should have previous experience working with HE students preferably within a careers service.
This is an exciting time for the University; our new £35m state-of-the art library has just opened and we are continuing to develop a number of external partnerships across the globe.
The University of Roehampton offers a vibrant and welcoming community where our students thrive, whatever their background. Our students graduate with a passion for knowledge and the qualities they need to succeed: confidence, adaptability and the capacity to work with people from all walks of life. We are ranked best modern university in London (Complete University Guide 2018).
The University has a beautiful, vibrant parkland campus, is located in the heart of southwest London and offers excellent facilities for researching, learning, teaching and working.
To find out more information about the role and what we’re looking for, visit the Working at Roehampton section of our website where you will find full details, how to apply, as well as further information about the benefits of working for us. http://www.roehampton.ac.uk/Working-at-Roehampton/
The closing date for completed applications is: Sunday 18th March 2018
It is expected that interviews will be held on: Monday 26th March 2018
The University is an equal opportunities and ‘disability confident’ employer.