• Full Time
  • Anywhere

INTO University Partnerships

Role
Duties will include:

  • Interacting with students to ensure awareness of opportunities for engagement with the Student Guild, the wider University and the local community.
  • Working closely with the Head of Student Services and Systems to prepare an induction programme for each intake, to provide welcome talks and act as facilitator for Live Teams Events.
  • Identifying opportunities within the University and local community for students to integrate and experience British culture
  • Supporting and co-ordinating student representatives in their duties.
  • Organising, promoting and attending individual social events.
  • Receptionist duties.
  • Requirements
    Essential Requirements

  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills.
  • High standards of customer service and attention to detail.
  • Demonstrable ability and experience of building relationships with a wide range of stakeholders, including University stakeholders.
  • Postholder must be a 1st Aider or willing to undertake 1st Aid training.
  • Evening and weekend working will be required, especially during summer months, for which time in lieu will be given.
  • Desirable Requirements

  • Experience of similar work with students.
  • Degree at Undergraduate level,
  • The successful candidate would have the right to work within the UK.

    Application Process

    Closing Date: Thursday 23 September 2021

    Interviews : Week commencing 27 September 2021

    Context

    INTO University Partnerships is an independent organisation committed to expanding higher education and career opportunities for students across the globe.

    We believe in the power of education to transform lives. We believe that movement of students leads to movement of ideas, which in turn creates better and more successful societies.

    We connect students seeking quality international education with leading universities worldwide aspiring to widen their global reach and impact. Achieving the best learning experience and career prospects for students is central to our mission.

    Since our inception in 2005, INTO has pioneered innovation in international education and created ground breaking partnerships with 30 universities in the US and UK. We have so far helped more than 130,000 students from 190 countries realise their dream of achieving a degree from a world-class university. We also equip students to get a head start in building a career. We do this by offering exceptional academic and employability skills programmes.

    We are active in over 120 countries and provide unrivalled personalised service to international students with more than 1,500 experienced staff worldwide and a global network of 2,000 recruitment partners.

    INTO University of Exeter are looking to recruit a Student Engagement Advisor within its Student Services Department on a permanent, full-time basis from September 2021. Reporting to the Head of Student Services and Systems, you will be required to develop student engagement with the wider University and local community. 

    Safeguarding

    As part of our Safeguarding procedures, applicants are asked to note that:

  • references will be followed up;
  • all gaps in CVs must be explained satisfactorily;
  • proof of identity and (where applicable) qualifications will be required;
  • reference requests will ask specifically whether there is any reason that they should not be engaged in situations where they have responsibility for, or substantial access to, persons under 18;
  • appropriate suitability checks will be required prior to confirmation of appointment.
  • This role meets the requirements in respect of exempted questions under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. All applicants who are offered employment will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Serviced check before the appointment is confirmed. This will include details of cautions, reprimands or final warnings as well as convictions.

    For further details, a full job description and a copy of our Candidate Privacy Notice see https://intoglobal.com/jobs

    INTO is an equal opportunities employer.

    INTO is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people, and child protection screening will apply.

    www.into.uk.com

    INTO Giving is the charitable arm of INTO University Partnerships and is committed to increasing access to education and improving the quality of education for disadvantaged young people around the world. INTO employees are encouraged to take an active role in INTO Giving.
    To find out more please visit www.into-giving.com.

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