Deputy Head of Admissions (Operations)

Updated: 18 days ago
Location: Oxford, ENGLAND
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 10 Jan 2022

Oxford Brookes is a leading modern institution with big ambitions. We are seeking to increase our global footprint, broaden access to an Oxford Brookes education, and further enhance our reputation as a leading global University.

The Admissions Office is at the heart of these ambitions, playing a key role in the achievement of the University’s objectives through the delivery of a fair, efficient and transparent admissions process that enables equitable access for those students with the potential to succeed at Oxford Brookes.

We have recently expanded our Admissions team to support us in delivering an exceptional applicant experience across our UG and PGT portfolio.

The new role of Deputy Head of Admissions (Operations) he Deputy Head of Admissions (Operations) will have responsibility for the operational management of the University's application processing for UG and PGT applicants. You will ensure that the team is working in alignment to institutional policy and sector best practice, as well as ensuring that appropriate compliance processes are in place. You will act as primary contact for senior colleagues within faculties in relation to the processing of applications.

You will have substantial experience of working in a higher education admissions environment, including assessing and making decisions on applications from UK and international applicants. You will have the ability to put in place the processes and systems your team needs to deliver a challenging workload. The ability to lead a team to deliver against performance requirements is essential.

The Admissions team is currently working remotely, and will be moving to agile working practices longer term. We are therefore open to discussing hybrid working arrangements with candidates.

For further information about the role, please contact Robert Hodgson, Head of Admissions at rhodgson@brookes.ac.uk.

You will enjoy the benefits of working at Oxford Brookes University with up to 38 days holiday, rising to 41 days holiday (this includes 13 Bank Holidays and Concessionary Days), a generous Local Government pension scheme (14.7% Employer contribution rate), cycle to work scheme and access to a variety of university facilities (NHS Dentist, Brookes Nursery, Gym and sports facilities). For more information about benefits please see the document 'All about Brookes' below.

CV and Personal Statement:

As part of the application process all applicants are required to complete our online application form by clicking on the “Apply for Job” button below.  All parts of the application form should be completed and in the section of the form called “Supporting Documents”, applicants must upload their CV and a Personal Statement.  To complete the Personal Statement part of the application, applicants must download the Personal Statement document which is part of the advert below and complete the form, providing examples and explaining how they meet each item detailed on the document.  The Personal Statement must then be uploaded to the application form along with the CV.

The University has adopted equality, diversity and inclusion as core values.  We welcome applications from suitably qualified candidates whatever their background, and especially from BAME candidates who are under-represented in our workforce.

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