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Student Experience Officer

We are looking for a Student Experience Officer to work with universities and colleges to ensure that students in Wales have the best possible academic experience of higher education. The Student Experience team’s work relates to areas such as academic standards, quality assurance, learning and teaching, student information, and skills and employability.

You will provide support for key committees which help us carry out policy development, including writing papers, undertaking project work and taking minutes. You will also liaise with external partners and stakeholders, such as NUS Wales and the Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol, and deputise for colleagues at meetings when necessary. The role will focus on the student interest but will not involve direct contact with individual students.

You will be educated to degree level (or equivalent) with excellent organisational and administrative skills, ideally gained within a higher education environment. Effective communication and numeracy skills are essential for this post, along with problem solving, analytical and IT skills. The ability to work in Welsh, including conversing with our partners and drafting correspondence, is essential. You will also provide support to HEFCW’s communications team.

Salary range: £22,989 - £28,983. Appointments expected at the lower point of the band.
Location: Bedwas, Caerphilly
Closing Date: Noon, 28 November 2019
Interview Date: 13 December 2019
Number of Posts: 1
Vacancy Reference No: HE0137/680
Contract Type: Permanent. This post is full time, but could be part time at 0.8 FTE for the right candidate. Suitable for secondment.

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Assistant Analyst

Contract type: Placement for students on a sandwich year out in the 2020/21 academic year. Fixed term for 12 months.
Salary range: £17,655 - £21,851. Appointments expected at the lower point of the band.
Location: Bedwas, Caerphilly
Closing Date: 21 November 2019
Interview Date: 9 December 2019
Number of Posts: 1
Vacancy Reference No: HE0054/679
Other relevant information: Full time (37 hours per week), flexible working and 30 days annual leave (excluding bank holidays).

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HEFCW warmly welcomes applications from all sections of the community.  Appointments will be made on merit.

We welcome applications and correspondence in both Welsh and English.

The information on our website is available in accessible formats on request.

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