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Student Administration Manager

Student Administration

Location:  Wrexham or St Asaph
Salary:  £42,155 to £46,047 per annum
Closing Date:  Monday 10 October 2022
Reference:  2223013

Full Time, Permanent

The University is well recognised as providing a high quality learning experience for students, within an environment that supports a wide variety of student needs. WGU is the University of and for North East Wales and the wider cross border region, but in recent years has grown and diversified its portfolio, with specific on-line programmes, increased partnership activity overseas and with greater number of international students now coming to Wrexham. All these programmes bring a richness and diversity to its student body, yet it can also bring challenges. This post is at the heart of making all our programmes work efficiently.

The post-holder will report directly to the Director of Strategic Planning and Student Administration (SPSA) and themselves lead a large and busy team as well as being a key member of the SPSA Management Team. Student Administration is at the centre of University business, responsible for a wide range of key functions such as student progression and awards, certificates, absence monitoring and extenuating circumstances, Student Loan Company liaison and much more. These responsibilities continue to evolve and the successful candidate will be expected to contribute in ideas and strategies for change.

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious and innovative individual seeking to make their mark within a University. We would expect relevant experience from within a higher education setting accompanied by excellent communication skills and the ability to both interpret and implement often complex regulations as well as make decisions that can be critical for students or the University. Able to challenge upwards and themselves be challenged this is an exciting time for someone to join a fast paced and important team. You will be well supported by the strong team around and by being a part of the SPSA management Team.

For informal enquiries please email the director: James.Dawson@wgu.ac.uk

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post.

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Wrexham Glyndwr University is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates and will ensure applicants will not be discriminated against due to their protected characteristics under the Equality Act 2010. The University will make all efforts to meet your access requirements, please contact our Human Resources Team as soon as possible to discuss any adjustments you may need.  

We welcome applications in Welsh and English. Any applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than applications submitted in English.


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