Admissions Officer

The University of Bolton - Student Recruitment and Admissions

*Closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 14 November 2016

Interviews are expected to take place within four weeks of the closing date.

We are seeking to recruit a full-time Admissions Officer to join the central Admissions Team within the Student Recruitment and Admissions department at the University. The team has a diverse remit which covers full and part-time admissions from undergraduate, postgraduate, home, EU and international students and you will work across all of these areas. You will perform a variety of tasks using systems and processes designed for the efficient operation of the admissions function and will support in developing those processes going forward. Under the guidance of the Admissions Team Leader you will play a role in ensuring the University discharges its responsibilities as a sponsoring agency for the UK Visas and Immigration point-based immigration system. 

You will be competent in using various IT packages including Microsoft Office and ideally dedicated database driven software. You will be highly organised and have the ability to work independently and as part of team. You will ideally have had some experience of admissions, student record management or similar in an educational environment but your ability to learn complex tasks and liaise effectively with students and staff alike is more important.

An application form, job description and person specification can be viewed on our website: or requested by email: Alternatively, please telephone our 24 hour answering service on extension 3579 (Please leave your home address details). Please remember to quote the position reference number.

Applicants need to be aware that only a completed application form will be considered, unless it is specifically indicated in an advertisement that a CV will be accepted. Where appropriate, you should include a list of all publications when submitting your application. Please ensure you quote the position reference number on all documentation submitted.

If an applicant is interested in more than one vacancy, a separate application form must be submitted for each vacancy to ensure that the individual role requirements are addressed.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK, for more information please visit No agencies.

*Please note, the university reserves the right to shorten/extend the closing date of any position where a high/low volume of applications are received.

The University of Bolton strives to achieve equality of opportunity

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