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Communications Manager (Part Time)

The Faculty of Education seeks to appoint a Communications Manager. This is a new post in the Faculty.

The postholder will develop, implement and evaluate a communications strategy for the Faculty of Education in order to support its strategic plan and promote the Faculty's profile to a range of stakeholders. In the first instance, there will be an emphasis on support for the Faculty's research strategy but over time the postholder is expected to engage flexibly with a broad strategic remit to respond to the evolving needs of the Faculty.

We are seeking to appoint a person who can demonstrate experience of developing communication strategies and of creating a variety of communications across a range of media. The field of education can be one of rapid change, and is subject to external pressure and regulation; we are seeking to appoint a person who can understand current issues in education and who is able to work proactively within this environment.

For full details of the responsibilities of the post and the person specification, please see the further particulars.

The post is part-time at 0.6FTE and available immediately.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

Please ensure that you upload a detailed curriculum vitae and a letter of application indicating how you would contribute to the responsibilities of the post. Please do not upload any additional documents which have not been requested - we will not be able to consider these as part of your application.

Informal enquiries can be addressed to Kate Allen (

We hope to hold interviews on 16 April 2018.

Please quote reference JR14664 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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