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Senior Manager, Student Support (Operations)

The Open University

Location: Edinburgh
Salary: £40,792 to £48,677
Hours: Part Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 13th September 2018
Closes: 5th October 2018
Job Ref: 15099

The Open University in Scotland

Based in Edinburgh

Temporary contract for 12 months

Part-time 29.6 hours

Thinking about your next step? Think about The Open University.

Working at The Open University involves helping a wide range of people achieve their potential. We are currently seeking to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced Senior Manager. You will have demonstrable experience of managing in a complex and rapidly changing environment; have highly developed organisational skills; be a proficient IT user; have a customer-focused approach, which is concerned with both meeting targets and service quality; and have excellent communication and presentation skills.

The role involves leading the delivery and development of the student advice service within the OU in Scotland as part of the university’s student recruitment and support service. You will have responsibility for ensuring that students and prospective students are provided with high quality, timely, accurate and appropriate advice to enable them to make good study choices. You will be responsible for the management of two Student Support Managers and will be part of the Student Recruitment and Support Management Team.

Previous experience in a Higher Education setting would be an advantage

Closing date: 5pm on 5 October 2018

Interview date: 19 October 2018

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