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Student Recruitment Co-ordinator (UK and Events)

Applications are invited for a Student Recruitment Co-ordinator based in the Cambridge Admissions Office.

The post is part of the Student Recruitment and Information Team which provides events and resources for prospective applicants, their parents and teachers in order to encourage applications to the University. The post holder will manage key student recruitment projects, including the co-ordination of the annual Cambridge Open Days, a University-wide event which attracts over 25,000 visitors. In addition, the post holder will attend events across the UK to provide information and deliver presentations about the University.

Applicants should be educated to first degree level, have excellent organisational and communication skills, and experience of widening participation, outreach or recruitment in an educational setting. The post holder will work as part of a strong team whilst self-managing their individual workload in order to ensure the successful delivery of events.

Additional information regarding the role can be found within the further particulars. Your application should clearly set out how you meet the criteria listed in the Person Profile (the knowledge, skills and experience required for the role) along with relevant examples. Candidates will be shortlisted based upon these criteria.

If you wish to make an informal enquiry about the post, please contact Rachel Cox, Student Recruitment Manager (UK and Events), Cambridge Admissions Office at

Interviews are due to be held on Wednesday 1 August 2018. If you are unavailable on this date please indicate this within your application.

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.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment and an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Please quote reference AT16080 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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