Salary: £35,333 to £42,155 per annum Grade: Grade 08 Contract Type: Permanent
Basis: Full Time Closing Date: 23.59 hours GMT on Wednesday 25 January 2023 Interview Date: Tuesday 31 January 2023 Reference: 0020-23 Release Date: Monday 16 January 2023
Aston is a long established research-led university known for its world-class teaching quality and strong links to business and the professions. This is an exciting time to join Aston as we embark, under the new leadership of Professor Aleks Subic who joined the University in 2022 as Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive, on the development of a new and bold strategy which will ensure that the University continues to be renowned for innovation and quality of delivery to our beneficiaries.
Student Welfare at the University is undergoing an exciting period of transformation, including substantial growth across key teams within the directorate, with bold and innovative thinking to enhance the student experience as well as a data-informed approach at the heart of all that we do. Our vision is to enhance our inclusive, caring and supportive community to help our students to manage that affect their ability to study and develop a better student experience.
As the Student Welfare Manager (Administration & Projects) you will be a part of the Student Welfare senior leadership team and lead on all administration and projects management within the directorate – providing oversight and delivery of a robust set of systems and processes to manage high volume workflows. The post-holder will have a rigorous regard for student experience, risk management and confidentiality and possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to deal sensitively and diplomatically with a range of students and stakeholders, including those who may be concerned or distressed.
Educated to A-level or equivalent and have achieved GCSE Grade C or above in Maths and English, you will bring significant experience in administration - specialising in student services and welfare provision. You will think and operate strategically and possess the skills to work effectively with a range of senior stakeholders across both professional services and the academy.
Satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this role.Further details: Job Details University Information
Aston University is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. It promotes equality and diversity in all aspects of its work. We are committed to the principles of the Athena SWAN Charter https:// www. ecu.ac.uk/equality-charter-marks/athena-swan/, recognised by a silver award, and we are a Disability Confident Employer Level 2. We strive to have robust inclusivity strategies in place, including race and sexual orientation, to encourage colleagues to have the confidence and freedom to be themselves in the workplace. For more information, visit: https: // www2.aston.ac.uk/about/inclusive-aston
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