Welfare Officer

Buckinghamshire New University

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Accommodation Service. We are advertising to recruit an enthusiastic and self-motivated Welfare Officer with an ability to manage student welfare and discipline.

The successful candidate will have experience of undertaking a variety of administrative duties in a busy office environment and will also have been responsible for providing excellent customer service. They will also need to ensure effective management of the halls of residence in High Wycombe, and the Head Tenancy Scheme in Uxbridge. To ensure student welfare and discipline matters are prioritised and addressed appropriately.

The suitable candidate will also possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills, as they will be dealing with a variety of people, including students on a daily basis.

We require a person who can manage and support a team of student Senior Residents who offer welfare, discipline and security support out of office hours, they will also be required to participate as part of a management call out rota.

What we offer in return is a contributory pension scheme, generous holiday package and discounted gym membership.

For further information please contact Justin Bootland, either via email on Justin.bootland@bucks.ac.uk, or by phone on 01494 601631.

All applications are to be made on-line. The University operates an anonymised shortlisting process and therefore you are unable to upload a CV or any supporting documents. Please ensure the application form is filled out in full.

Job Ref: 16/2520M

Interview date: Thursday 17 November 2016.

Please note that if you do not have permission to work in the UK, Bucks New University will not be able to obtain a Certificate of Sponsorship for you to take up this position. All non EU/EAA candidates must have valid immigration status and/or a UK visa valid for the duration of the contract in order to be considered for this appointment.

Bucks New University is committed to Equality and Diversity and is a two ticks Employer.

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