International Admissions & Student Support Officer 0.5 FTE
Published:Fri 20/07/2012 15:28 PM
Closing date:Wed 01/08/2012 15:28 PM
Working pattern:Part Time, Permanent position
Hours:18.5 per week
Salary:£7860 - £8078.50
Location:Sandyford Campus, Sandyford Road, Newcastle upon Tyne
Based in the vibrant International Office, you will be interacting with prospective and current students every day. You will answer enquiries from International Students applying to the College, providing information about; courses, fees, entry requirements and UKBA guidelines. Working in line with UK Border Agency Policy, you will assess applications and verify supporting documents and issue offers accordingly.
This post involves working in a challenging office environment dealing with International students on a range of courses across the college. The ability to work accurately and efficiently in a fast-paced environment is essential.
Providing welfare support and advice to current students will be one of your main responsibilities. You will be involved with the enrolment and induction of new students and will assist with attendance issues where necessary. You will assist students with visa extension applications through the Student Batch Scheme, via regular workshops and one-to-one meetings.
Experience of working in international education would be advantageous, but not essential. You must have excellent communication skills, strong administrative and IT skills and be able to produce highly accurate documentation.
Newcastle College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff to share this commitment. Applicants please note this post is part-time working 18.5 hours per week.
Application forms and further information about these and all current externally advertised vacancies are available on the College Website www.newcastlecollege.co.uk or calling 0191 2004529 or by e-mailing or from the Shared Services Department, 1st Floor, Sandyford Campus, Sandyford Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8QE. Please quote the reference number of the post in which you are interested.