Advice Services Manager
Listed by Oxford Brookes Students' Union
Application deadline: Fri 19 Oct 2012
Starting salary £31,948 rising annually to £34,895.
Week commencing Mon 12 Nov 2012
Starting salary: £31,948, rising annually to £34,895. Final salary pension, 38 days leave per annum (including bank holidays)
The Students' Union Advice Centre provides independent advice to students of Oxford Brookes University on a range of subjects from academic and financial advice to guidance on housing issues. The service is well respected within the University and the wider community.
You will be responsible for:
§ managing the Union’s advice service and its’ staff
§ conducting research to inform policy-making within the Union
§ identifying opportunities to develop the service
§ ensuring staff and representatives receive support, information and advice in connection with student development, welfare and representation.
You should have:
§ experience of service delivery, preferably within an advice context
§ experience of staff management
§ experience of social policy research
§ good verbal and written communication skills
§ a desire to work within a democratic organisation.
Please note: the successful applicant will need to be subject to a background disclosure check by the Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) before any appointment can be confirmed.
International applicants from outside the EU will need to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK.
Closing date: 19 October 2012
For more information and job application pack please go to https://edm.brookes.ac.uk/hr/hrvacancies.do
Advice and Welfare