Graduate Education Service Assistant

University of Leeds - Biological Sciences Faculty Offices

Are you an enthusiastic individual with excellent administrative and organisational skills? Are you customer focussed and excited about delivering an outstanding service? Can you make a positive contribution to our team?

As part of this role, and as a member of the Graduate School team, you will support the Postgraduate Research Admissions function. You will assist the PGR International Admissions Tutor and Administrative Officer for PGR Admissions by processing applications and setting up interviews; both in person and via Skype. You will also support wider Graduate School Activity where required; with events such as the Faculty PGR Symposium, Open Days and Induction events.

You will have an enthusiasm and commitment for delivering an exceptional student experience, along with excellent attention to detail, organisation and time management skills, and the ability to work flexibly across student education functions.

The University of Leeds and the Faculty of Biological Sciences are committed to providing equal opportunities for all and offer a range of family friendly policies. The University is a charter member of Athena SWAN (the national body that promotes gender equality in higher education), and the Faculty of Biological Sciences gained a Bronze award in 2014 and submitted an application for a Silver award in April 2017. We are proud to be an inclusive Faculty that values all staff, and are happy to consider job share applications and requests for flexible working arrangements from our employees. Our Athena SWAN webpage provides more information.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Miss Lucy Parker, Graduate Education School Manager

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 8429, email:

Working Time: 100%

Contract Type: Fixed Term (3 years - dependant on Postgraduate research numbers)

Closing Date: Sunday 24 September 2017

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