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Student Life Advisers (Ref: 002)

Salary range: 
£23,754 - £26,715 per annum

Required full time, permanent.

We are looking for two enthusiastic professionals to join the Student Services Department as Student Life Advisers. One of the Advisers will be working primarily with our Ipswich students whilst the other will be working alongside our Partner institutions and will therefore be willing to travel.

Applicants should have experience in delivering information, advice and guidance, ideally in an education setting. You will be confident in navigating a broad range of information to take a holistic approach to University life.

The successful person will be responsible for maintaining and enhancing a peer mentor programme. You will be passionate about delivering excellent pastoral support to students and establishing successful peer networks. You will be committed to developing students’ employability, as well as enhancing the overall student experience.

Closing date: Friday, 27th September midday

Interview date:  Friday 11th October 2019

We are actively committed to growing and supporting a diverse workforce and welcome applications from all backgrounds and communities. We particularly welcome applications from black and ethnic minority candidates and from candidates with a disability who are currently under-represented within our workforce. 

We consider flexible working requests for all our vacancies.

Closing date: 
Friday, September 27, 2019 - 12:00

How to apply:

  1. Read the Guidance Notes and Privacy Notice
  2. Fill in the Application Cover Sheet and include details of any flexible working requests you would like us to consider
  3. Fill in the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form
  4. Attach your CV and a covering letter setting out clearly how you meet the essential and desirable criteria for the post

EITHER return them as Word (.doc) or Rich Text Format (.rtf) attachments by email to including the post title and reference number in the email subject heading
OR by post to:

The Human Resource Team
University of Suffolk
Waterfront Building
Neptune Quay
Ipswich IP4 1QJ

After submitting your application, if you have not heard from us before the interview date shown, please assume you have not been shortlisted for interview.

If you would like to request support or ask questions about any of our vacancies, or us as an employer, please contact us via the email above or by telephoning 01473 338351.

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