Programme Support Administrator

Canterbury Christ Church University - Planning and Academic Administration


The University has embarked on an ambitious high profile programme of work to modernise our student information, by delivering relevant information in a modern personalised way to both students and staff.

The aims of the programme are to:

  • Replace the existing Student Record System.
  • Deliver efficient and streamlined processes and new ways of working.
  • Significantly improved user experience for staff and students.
  • Improve the University’s handling and management of student data.

The Role

This is an exciting, fast-paced programme of change, so we are looking for someone who has enthusiasm, resilience and energy, to support the Programme Director and two Project Managers.

The post holder will be responsible for all administration related to the programme including keeping records updated, arranging meetings and updating key project artefacts.

They will be a key contact for the programme and will be required to communicate with key stakeholders internally and externally throughout the duration of the programme. The post holder will be a core member of the team, tasked with driving ahead change in a supportive and professional way.


We are looking to recruit a proactive and effective administrator, with experience of supporting a project/programme team. Excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills are essential. The post holder will be expected to have a pro-active and can-do approach.

Additional Information

Canterbury Christ Church University is located in the world famous Cathedral city amongst stunning history and heritage. Canterbury is a thriving international destination, with many students and staff choosing to study and work here, making this historic, cosmopolitan city vibrant and culturally diverse.

Our staff enjoy competitive salaries and a great working environment with a number of benefits ranging from the occupational pension scheme to use of the University’s facilities including the library and fitness centre. We are strongly committed to equality and recognise the value of a diverse workforce.

We offer generous holiday entitlements plus eight bank and public holidays, as well as discretionary days over the Christmas period.

This post is fixed-term for 18 months.

How to apply 

Closing date for applications: 21 January 2018
Interviews are to be held: 29 January 2018

To apply online, please click the ‘Apply for this job’ button below. To gain further details about this post please visit our Vacancies page:

If you require further information regarding the application process, please contact the Recruitment Team at quoting reference number PAA0012. Please note applications must be made online via the University website; details sent directly via email cannot be considered.

No agencies, thank you.

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