Admissions Officer

Starting salary from £21,814 – £24,461 per annum with further progression opportunities to £26,715

Bournemouth University’s vision is worldwide recognition as a leading university for inspiring learning, advancing knowledge and enriching society through the fusion of education, research and practice. Our highly skilled and creative workforce is comprised of individuals drawn from a broad cross section of the globe, who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives and experiences that help to build our global learning community.

This position presents an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated individual to work in the Admissions Team within Academic Services.  This dedicated team is responsible for the delivery of a high-quality admissions service to applicants, faculties and academic partners.

You will have excellent communication and organisation skills. You will be an excellent team player with a proven ability to work proactively.  You will be patient, organised and adaptable, taking a proactive approach to ensure that you are working efficiently and offering an excellent service to our applicants.

You will develop and maintain key relationships with, and provide information and advice to, academic and administrative staff at the University in relation to admissions and in accordance with the University’s admissions regulations, policies and procedures.

There are annual leave restrictions in December, January and August which are peak periods for the Admissions Team. Some weekend working is required.

This position does not meet the eligibility requirements for sponsorship under the Skilled Worker Route within the UK Visa and Immigration service’s Points Based System.  Therefore, BU will not be able to sponsor individuals who require permission to work to carry out this position.  

This position is available on a fixed-term basis until 27 June 2022 or the earlier return of the substantive postholder.

A detailed job description and person specification are available from our website together with an online application form.  Alternatively, please email [email protected] quoting the appropriate reference. (ASE176).

BU values and is committed to an inclusive working environment.  We seek a diverse community through attracting, developing and retaining staff from different backgrounds to contribute to inspirational learning, advancing knowledge and enriching society.  To support and enable our staff to achieve a balance between work and their personal lives, we will also consider proposals for flexible working or job share arrangements.

Closing Date (Midnight): Monday 2 August 2021

Interview Date: TBC