UG Admissions Selector - Fixed Term Contract

Job title UG Admissions Selector - Fixed Term Contract

Department Undergraduate Admissions and Outreach

Salary Starting from £22,017, rising to £25,482 Per Annum for duration of contract

Grade Grade 5

Placed on Tuesday 13 August 2019

Closing date Sunday 01 September 2019

Interview date Thursday 12 September 2019

Reference CF7014

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As a member of the Undergraduate Admissions Selection Team, you will take responsibility for managing selection for a specific portfolio of courses across the year to achieve the University’s aims of admitting the most able and motivated students while providing a professional and efficient experience for applicants. Working to criteria developed with Admissions Tutors, you will assess UCAS applications and on a day-to-day basis independently make and apply offers or unsuccessful decisions for these applicants in a fair, consistent and transparent way. You will also be responsible for checking decisions made by other members of the team and for assessing the fee status of applicants.

Although ideally you will have worked in higher education admissions where you will have gained a good understanding of assessment of qualifications and the UCAS system, we will consider candidates with alternative relevant experience. 

You will have a high standard of IT and administrative skills, an excellent telephone manner and be able to communicate effectively and appropriately with people at all levels. An ability to stay calm and work efficiently and accurately in a busy customer service environment is essential.


You will also be entitled to a very generous 19.5% employer contributory pension (8.8% employee contributions) as well as the following employee benefits: 

  • 36 days holiday pro-rata, (annual leave, discretionary days and bank holidays)
  • A flexible working environment
  • Ofsted outstanding rated onsite nursery
  • Salary exchange scheme (cycle to work)
  • Interest-free loans for public transport seasons tickets and motorcycle purchases for commuting
  • Onsite private and NHS dentist, onsite medical centre
  • Discounted physiotherapy service

This post is full time (36.5 hours per week) and is being offered on a fixed term contract basis of roughly 18 months.

For further information on an informal basis, please contact Joanna Roper via e-mail

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The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. To achieve our global aspirations, we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.