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Student Life Adviser

University of Bradford - Learning & Teaching & Student Experience

Location: Bradford
Salary: £33,966 to £37,099 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 7th December 2023
Closes: 4th January 2024
Job Ref: HR0159224

Interview Date: To be confirmed

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced guidance professional to join our Student Life Team, working to deliver exceptional student support at the University of Bradford, putting students at the forefront of activity and service delivery.

As a Student Life Adviser, you will be responsible for providing high quality, professional advice, guidance, and support to our diverse student community. A major aspect of the role will be to support students on a wide range of financial matters including providing advice and guidance on government student funding, assessing and disbursing discretionary student hardship support, welfare benefit entitlement, and helping our students to develop financial capability skills.

You will also be responsible for supporting students experiencing a range of pastoral issues such as homelessness, domestic abuse, harassment and any other difficulties they may be facing which are impacting on their welfare.  

The successful candidate will be expected to work between Monday to Friday but there will be infrequent weekend working to cover Open Days and other recruitment events.  

No two days are ever the same in the Student Life Team and we are looking for individuals who are resilient, organised, proactive, and who ensure they put the student experience at the centre of everything they do.

If you think you are the right person for this role and have the skills and experience, we are looking for then we would love to hear from you. In return for everything you can bring, we offer a challenging role in a large and complex organisation, as well as a competitive rewards package.

The detailed job description provides information about the main duties and the essential criteria needed for the role. Please check these documents for more detail about the vacant position. Informal enquiries prior to application can be made to Sarah Jones, Student Life Manager by email s.jones22@bradford.ac.uk

In return, we offer:

  • Generous pension scheme - Universities Superannuation Scheme
  • Annual leave starting at 30 days, plus an additional eight bank holidays and five customary holidays.
  • Family friendly policies.
  • Multiple staff support networks.

Full details of the benefits on offer can be viewed here https://www.bradford.ac.uk/human-resources/employee-reward-and-benefits/.

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Confronting Inequality : Celebrating Diversity

At the University of Bradford we accept people for who they are regardless of age, disability, gender identity, marital status, ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation or socio-economic background and whether you’re pregnant or on maternity leave.  

In line with the University’s commitment to equality charters including Athena Swan, Race Equality Charter, Disability Confident and Stonewall Diversity Champions Programme, we welcome applications from people identifying with these characteristics.  The University has a number of staff networks which provide peer support and safe spaces for staff who hold these and other identities.

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