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Deputy Head of Student Administration

University of the West of England, Bristol

Location: Bristol
Salary: Grade Hb: £46,042 - £51,799 per annum pro rata
Hours: Full Time, Part Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 24th November 2021
Closes: 12th December 2021
Job Ref: R03155

About the vacancy: You will have significant opportunities to develop leadership skills and shape the delivery of key services in a future-focused university that is committed to providing an outstanding educational experience for all our students.

Student and Academic Services (SAS) is a large and diverse service that supports staff and students across the academic life cycle. As a member of the SAS senior team, the Head of Student Administration and Advice supports the Deputy Director in this area in leading these services and contributing to service-wide strategic planning, fostering a collaborative working environment that continues to enhance Service performance. 

About you: You are an experienced professional services manager with a track record of leading specialist teams to provide high quality, agile, customer-focused services. You are experienced in leading or managing scheduling activities such as timetables and assessments.

Energetic and resilient, you enjoy working at pace and are comfortable with complexity and uncertainty.  You have excellent communication and influencing skills and establish credibility quickly with staff at all levels. You are passionate about higher education and inspire your teams individually and collectively to deliver the best possible support for students. 

This post is based at our lively Frenchay campus.

Why UWE Bristol?

In addition to progressive pay rates, we offer a wide range of employee benefits including:

  • a generous holiday allowance of 27 days pro rata
  • up to 12.5 bank holiday/closure days per year
  • potential for hybrid working
  • excellent defined benefit pension schemes
  • access to employee assistance programme
  • ongoing learning and development opportunities
  • family friendly policies and wellbeing initiatives
  • onsite nursery at our Frenchay Campus.
  • Retail savings via the Wider Wallet scheme
  • option to participate in the cycle to work scheme

Further information

If you would like an informal discussion about this opportunity please contact Lou Hardinge on 0117 328 7246 or email: lou.hardinge@uwe.ac.uk or Sally Clark on 0117 328 6006 or email: sally5.clark@uwe.ac.uk

Interviews will take place at Frenchay Campus on Tuesday 11th January 2022.

This is a full/part-time, fixed-term post for 2 years, working 37 hours per week

This post is will be considered on a job share basis for applicants wishing to work part time.

The University will be implementing a hybrid way of working once restrictions from Covid 19 end therefore you will be expected to work on campus for part of your working week. Exact days will be agreed with your line manager.

The University’s normal practice is that new appointments will be made at the starting point of the grade.

We particularly encourage applications from Black, Asian, Multiple Heritage or Other Minority Ethnic candidates.

Proud to be part of a vibrant, multicultural city that celebrates diversity, we’re always on the lookout for talented people from all backgrounds to join us.

We are unable to provide sponsorship for this role under the Home Office Skilled Worker visa route. As we are unable to sponsor anyone requiring a visa for this role candidates must therefore be able to provide their own right to work in the UK.

Should you be shortlisted you will be asked to provide your right to work documents at your interview. Please refer to the Home Office Right to Work Checklist which provides details of which documents are acceptable.

Please note that UWE does not cover any visa or health surcharge costs.

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