Department: YSJ International Location: York Salary: £29,176 to £33,797 per annum Closing Date: Sunday 25 April 2021 at midnight Interview Date: Thursday 20 May 2021 Reference: 047-21 Full time, permanentSalary is £29,176 to £33,797 per annumLocation: York
Situated in the heart of the historic city of York, and with the recent addition of our new London Campus, York St John University has a long and proud tradition as a distinguished higher education provider.
Our success is founded on the quality of academic teaching and research, our thriving campus environments, our professional and pastoral support, and our values of an inclusive, innovative and ambitious community with a strong sense of belonging.The Team
York St John International are responsible for all of our non-UK students, from enquiry and student recruitment through to application and enrolment. We also support students during their transition to studying in the UK, and whilst they're studying with us, via Visa and Compliance, Marketing to students and International Programmes for pre and in-sessional English language. The team also support Study Abroad and Exchange colleagues and partner institutions.The role
The purpose of this new role is to support the delivery of our new internationalisation strategy that will take us through until 2026. The postholder will represent the University internationally, promote our brand and raise our profile in Europe and UK International in pursuit of international student recruitment targets and contribute to the diversity of the international student body on our York campus, as well as working with our London campus colleagues. The role will recruit students to our undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, short courses, summer schools, develop international partnerships, identify opportunities for Trans-National Education, staff and student exchange, and research collaborations on behalf of the Academic Schools.
The role will be UK/York-based with frequent travel to the designated regions of up to 16 weeks per year, and may also require working at evenings and weekends as required. Key Requirements
Working with the Director of International, the post-holder will be responsible for achieving international student recruitment targets by deploying a devolved budget, identifying market opportunities and developing recruitment strategies designed to grow the University's business in the designated market. The incumbent will also work closely with the Heads of School to develop and maintain international partnerships.
For informal enquiries about the role, please contact Phill Gray (email@example.com), Director of International.
In addition to a competitive salary, YSJ employees enjoy access to a superb range of benefits including -
- Generous annual leave entitlement (plus additional leave days during our Christmas closure period)
- Pension scheme
- Health cash plan
- Training and development
- Discounts at a range of local companies, including shops, cafes and restaurants.
As a Stonewall Top 100 Employer, York St John University is committed to equality and diversity and we actively encourage applications from underrepresented groups, particularly those from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic backgrounds.
As part of our commitment to providing an inclusive working environment, consideration is given to all requests for job share or flexible working arrangements.
Please note that CVs are not accepted in place of the application form.Interviews are currently taking place remotely via Microsoft Teams. Further guidance will be provided to candidates who progress to interview stage.
Please note that this vacancy may close early if a large volume of applications are received to ensure that we can meet the above timescales. Any applications currently in progress at this time will be notified and given the opportunity to complete their application prior to closure.Closing Date -
Sunday 25 April 2021 at midnight Provisional Interview Date -
Thursday 20 May 2021 Further details:
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