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Schools Liaison Co-ordinator (Fixed Term)

Applications are invited for the post of Schools Liaison Coordinator, in the Faculty of Education.

This post promotes relations between the Faculty of Education and its partnership schools and the Faculty's programmes, particularly to under-represented groups. The role involves developing and implementing a programme of activities including school visits, open days, recruitment fairs and other events, as well as involvement with the Faculty's social media accounts and analysing the impact of activities to inform future planning. The successful candidate will also work on the development of a network of teachers in secondary schools in support of the University's widening participation activities.

The successful applicant will be educated to degree level or equivalent and be equally comfortable working independently and as part of a team, with initiative, drive and strong interpersonal skills. They will ideally have had some experience of publicity and/or promotions within an educational field and of liaising with outside organisations. Excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to collate and analyse data are also essential.

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

Please note that evening and weekend work will occasionally be required.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available until 30 September 2019 in the first instance.

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.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Vicki Crook at

We hope to hold interviews on Thursday 09 August 2018.

Please quote reference JR15889 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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