Admissions Advisor

University for the Creative Arts

UCA is the No.1 Specialist University for the Creative Industries in the Complete University Guide and Guardian University Guide league tables.  Ranked 21st in the UK by the Guardian, UCA is also top 10 in three of its subject listings: Fashion & Textiles (6th), Film Production & Photography (7th) and Architecture (9th).  For more than 150 years the University for the Creative Arts in Canterbury, Epsom, Farnham, Maidstone and Rochester has been leading the way for art and design education. 

Admissions Advisor


Full Time Post: 36.25 hours per week 

Fixed term maternity cover until 29 June 2018 

Salary £22,214 - £24,982 per annum


As the second largest provider of specialist Creative Arts education in Europe, The University for the Creative Arts is seeking to appoint an Admissions Advisor who will provide a vital service to support the University in meeting its recruitment targets across all FE, UG and PGT courses. With increasing competition to convert students, you will work as part of the admissions team delivering an efficient, fair, proactive and customer focused service, both to applicants and internal stakeholders. 

You will be responsible for the efficient operation of admissions procedures for Home/EU applications in accordance with University processes, policies and service level agreements. You will give accurate and up to date advice to applicants and their advisors on courses offered along with all aspects of entry procedures. You will also ensure that all admissions procedures are followed correctly and efficiently and that all internal and external UCAS deadlines are met, including those at Confirmation and Clearing. 

With excellent interpersonal skills and an eye for detail, you will have previous admissions administrative experience and will be used to building and maintaining effective working relationships. Your highly organised and methodical approach will be matched with an excellent range of IT skills. Experience of working within the Higher Education admissions environment would be advantageous, as would knowledge of the SITS student record database.

We are recruiting for two posts, one permanent and one maternity cover until June 2018. 

For further details and to apply for this post please visit our website 

The closing date for receipt of applications is 21 August 2017. 

Interviews will be held on the 01 September 2017. 

We value the diversity of our organisation and welcome applicants from all sections of the community.

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