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Casual Student Accommodation Assistant


Salary:  £8.28 per hour (£9.28 inclusive of holiday pay)
Placed On:  Friday 09 February 2018
Closing Date:  Thursday 15 March 2018
Reference:  XX5624

A fantastic opportunity to work within a vibrant team in a varied role, which will provide you with a multitude of skills to draw on in the future.

You will have excellent communication skills and pride yourself in good customer service. You will have a calm, organised and flexible approach that will enable you to cope with the busy and sometimes pressured environment.

In order to ensure a cohesive service it would be preferred if candidates could be available to work up to and including fresher’s week September 2018. Weekend work will be necessary.

Main duties and responsibilities (but not limited to)

  • Assisting with room allocations.
  • Assisting in the student room offers for the new academic year.
  • Answering accommodation enquiries by email, phone and face-to-face.
  • Undertaking reception duties.
  • Representing student accommodation at the university during Open Days.
  • Undertaking small intakes of OU and English Language students.
  • Partaking in the main student intake in September.

Start Dates: Ideally starting from 19th June 2018 until 30th September 2018.

Rate of pay: £8.28 per hour (CW2) plus holiday pay.

Hours of work: 5 days per week (including some weekends), 36.5 hours per week as standard.

Interested? Please email your CV to Lisa Snowdon-Harris at by 17:00 on Friday 16th March.

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position