Student Recruitment Advisor

per annum

Posted 2 weeks ago | ref: 231903


Job Title: Permanent Student Recruitment Advisor

Salary: £18,400

Hours: 37 hours, all year round 

Based: Peterborough College  

QRS are currently recruiting for a full time Student Recruitment Advisor to student recruitment team at Peterborough college.  This is a full time permanent position, working 37 hours per week, with a salary of £18,400. 

Job Purpose: 

To ensure the effective and efficient provision of IAG to a diverse learner body.  To administer all recruitment processes for the college as well as all financial support and transport arrangements.

Your main duties and responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to the following areas:

  • Undertake recruitment activity in a way which ensures maximised recruitment in a timely way and an outstanding learner experience and which responds to national drivers
  • Deliver impartial pre-course information, advice and guidance to applicants and potential applicants, in person, by telephone and online, to enable potential and current students to choose programmes which match their aspirations, skills and achievements for all college programmes
  • Take part in all aspects of college student recruitment including open days, welcome events, school visits, parents’ evenings and external exhibitions and welcome events in conjunction with the marketing team
  • Advise and support other members of college staff in giving IAG
  • Support other college teams who have primary responsibility for careers advice and progression and Apprenticeships to destinations outside of college
  • Operate the college switchboard and course enquiry line and provide appropriate advice and guidance where required
  • Work in conjunction with Marketing to provide keep warm ‘activities’ to applicants and send out related information in a timely manner i.e. student financial support information, bus information etc
  • Support and assist the College with preparation for various external accreditations such as the Matrix

The suitable candidate will: 

  • Have a good general level of education including L2 qualifications in English and Maths
  • Have excellent customer service skills
  • Experience in previous experience in an administration role
  • Experience in a customer service facing environment    

If this role is of interest please email a CV and Cover Letter to

Closing date 29/11/2021