Disability Administrator

University Of The Arts London - Academic Development and Services

Location: UAL - High Holborn

Why choose us?: 

Every position within the University plays an important part in shaping future creative professionals, and impacts on the future of so many creative industries. Expert administration of the organisation is essential to ensuring that this continues.

The University is committed to being an inclusive environment to disabled and dyslexic students. The Disability Service achieves this by ensuring students can access consistent, high quality advice and support. This is an opportunity for a skilled, organised and experienced administrator to join the Disability Service administration team.

The Role: 

This is a unique, varied and challenging role. Along with three other Disability Administrators, you will carry out a wide range of tasks which will include:

  • Responding to enquiries,
  • Managing appointments,
  • Undertaking financial and support worker administration,
  • Maintaining and developing record-keeping systems.

Participating in activities to develop and enhance the Disability Service and its administrative processes.

Your Profile: 

We’re looking for an experienced administrator who has worked in a busy, customer focused, caring and inclusive organisation. You will enjoy working as part of a team.

You will also have a broad understanding of the barriers that disabled students may encounter, and of disability support provision in an educational setting.

Whilst it would be desirable for you to have worked in Further or Higher Education, you could also could be from a charity, social care or health background. You will have experience of working in an areas where you have had to observe client confidentiality.

You will be able to communicate sensitively and effectively, working collaboratively to build rapport with colleagues and students. You will enjoy using your initiative or creativity to resolve problems and will be able to manage your own workload and prioritise effectively to meet deadlines and service level agreements.

You will be educated to at least ‘A’ Level standard, with a relevant qualification and/or training in customer care. You will have advanced IT skills with experience of working with Microsoft Office, databases, tailored business systems or case management software.

You will be committed to working to a high standard and will relish the opportunity to contribute to the development of services and systems to meet students’ needs.

In return, we offer a competitive employment package including a salary that reflects working in London, generous annual leave, an attractive pension scheme, and a commitment to your continuing personal and career development in an environment that encourages creativity, diversity and excellence. 

If you have any queries, you may contact ADS Recruitment Team, email ADSRecruitment@arts.ac.uk or telephone: 020 7514 9627.

University of the Arts London aims to be an equal opportunities employer embracing diversity in all areas of activity.

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