Widening Participation Officer (Schools Partnerships)

The University of Edinburgh - Student Recruitment and Admissions

University Secretarys Group

Applications are invited for the post of Widening Participation Officer (Schools partnerships) within our Widening Participation (WP) team at the University of Edinburgh. The University Strategic Plan, with Widening Participation (WP) as a visible strategic theme, has encouraged University Colleges and Schools to develop more outreach and on campus activities to support an increase in applications from students from a diversity of backgrounds.

The postholder will deliver a wide range of WP activities, including responsibility for the delivery of the Schools Partnership scheme, which enables the University to support more students from underrepresented and disadvantaged backgrounds into the University. The postholder will liaise and co-ordinate activities across the University, providing advice and support to ensure that progress is made towards the University’s strategic priority of Widening Participation.

The closing date for applications is 5pm on Tuesday 21 November 2017. All applicants should apply via the on-line application process and include a current CV and covering letter confirming how you meet the requirements of the post. Interviews will be held on Friday 1 December 2017.

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The University of Edinburgh is a charitable body, registered in Scotland, with registration number SC005336.

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