The University of Wolverhampton

Placement Administrator

Walsall Campus
Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing
Contract Type
Advert Status
22,017 - 24,028 pa
Closing Date
Job Reference


The Faculty is a dynamic learning community committed to enhancing the quality of education, health and wellbeing for people locally, nationally and internationally.  We offer courses in Education Studies, Community Health, Health Studies, Midwifery, Nursing, Paramedic Science, Psychology Public Health, Social Care, Social Work, Sport & Physical Activity, Teaching.


Educated to A level standard or equivalent qualification, you will have demonstrable administrative experience and be proficient in the use of numerous office technology packages including word processing, data bases, spreadsheets, email and the internet.  You must be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills to internal and external bodies at a range of levels displaying professionalism at all times.


You will be proficient in knowledge in respect of a student records system and be able to maintain such a system with accurate information relating to our students, demonstrating an excellent standard of literacy and numeracy.   Furthermore this post will require you to work to stipulated regulations and procedures whilst managing a busy workload of faculty requirements.  The ability to present complex information to lay audiences is key along with excellent customer service provision to our external clients and students.


You will have proven experience of first class organisational skills in order to meet tight deadlines, excellent interpersonal skills, be confident and motivated working on your own and equally demonstrate commitment to work collaboratively as a team, along with confidentiality and a robust knowledge of data protection will be essential in the successful management of placement activity.


You will have proven experience of line management and development of staff and will also be required to deputise for the external partnerships co-ordinator, managing the operations of the team when required.


For further information about this post or an informal discussion please contact Julie Richmond on 01902 323006 or

The University of Wolverhampton values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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