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Student Recruitment Assistant

Student Recruitment Education Liaison


£22,681 to £24,248 per annum

Permanent campus based role

Post Type
Full Time

Closing Date
Tuesday 23 July 2024

Interview Date
Wednesday 31 July 2024


We’re here to create and harness knowledge, to deliver opportunity for everyone. 

 About the Role

 This is an exciting opportunity for a Recruitment Assistant to join our Student Recruitment Marketing team. The main responsibility for this role will be to attend student recruitment events across the UK to promote the University and attract high quality students to undergraduate courses.

 In this role, you will attend HE and Careers Fairs and deliver talks and workshops, working in a range of schools and colleges regionally and across the UK in order to increase applications from these institutions. You will be a self-starter, able to work with limited supervision.

 Regular travel across the UK will be a significant part of the role. The post would be suitable for a recent graduate. Evening and Weekend work will be required.

 The anticipated start date for this post will be early September 2024.

 For informal enquiries about this vacancy, please contact: Chris Mullen, Education Liaison Manager at

 About You

As Student Recruitment Assistant you will have:

  • A Degree or equivalent professional qualification
  • Experience of studying in Higher Education 
  • Experience in creating bespoke and relatable activities for young people
  • Excellent presentation skills with a creative approach
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Ability to work as part of a team as working of your own initiative 

It is important to note that the successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure for you from the Disclosure and Barring Service and that this will form part of the conditions of offer of employment. 

At Edge Hill University we value the benefits a rich and diverse workforce brings to our community and therefore welcome applications from all sections of society.

Rewards & Benefits

  • A minimum of 35 days annual leave per annum  (inclusive of bank holiday and University closure days) 
  • Free foreign language evening classes 
  • Discounted membership to our onsite state-of-the-art sport and leisure facilities
  • Staff benefits scheme, which provides you with discounts across the high street, supermarket shopping, cinema tickets, dining out and more
  • Employee assistance programme with access to free confidential counselling sessions, legal & financial advice, and as health & wellbeing resources
  • A wide range of development programmes to enhance your career
  • Beautiful award-winning on-campus working environment
  • Automatic enrolment into the Local Government Pension Scheme with our employer contribution of 17.8%

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About Us 

At Edge Hill University we believe in the life changing opportunities knowledge can create. Since 1885, we’ve been creating access to knowledge for those who may not have had the opportunity to before. 

Today, the effect we have has a far-reaching impact, not just for those who come to study here but for those who work, invest in, and live in our local communities too. So, if you’ve ever wondered if one person can make a difference, simply speak to our alumni, students, and award-winning staff.

Because for us education isn’t about how much you take in. It’s about what you take out into the world. 

Inspiring minds and changing futures since 1885, Edge Hill University is “A great success story… an institution that improves and impresses year after year” – Times Higher Education. 

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