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Project Officer

Job Reference : 04127
Location : City Site and Clifton Campus
Closing Date : 25/06/2017
Salary : Grade H (£32,548 - £36,613 p.a.)
Department : Professional Services
School/Section : Student Support Services
Post Ref : A7703

Additional information: This role is offered on a fixed term, 12 month basis

Nottingham Trent University (NTU) is recognised as one of the most popular universities, has an excellent track record for graduate employability, and is ranked as one of the top new universities in the UK in The Complete University Guide, 2013.

Our Student Support Services function makes an important contribution to the NTU student experience, providing a range of specialist and professional services for students and operating in an integrated, multidisciplinary student services context across three University sites.

We wish to appoint an experienced and highly motivated individual to the role of Project Officer within our Student Support Services department. This role takes a lead responsibility across the University in the coordination and delivery of a HEFCE funded development project to improve and standardise the University’s approach to enabling and responding to disclosures of sexual violence and sexual harassment affecting students.

Your work will particularly address agreed objectives and priorities related to the Universities UK report 2016 – Changing the culture .

Educated to degree level, with a relevant professional or postgraduate qualification or equivalent, the successful candidate will have a sufficient understanding of current practice and the provision of support services for students in higher education and responding to disclosure of sexual violence. You will also have substantial experience of designing, managing and evaluating the impact of developmental projects within a relevant professional context and experience of leading aspects of development work at a strategic level.

In addition, you will have strong project management and communication skills, including report and policy writing, producing publications for a variety of audiences and the capability to liaise effectively across agency boundaries. Relevant experience in developing and delivering training or teaching activities and policy development in a related area is also essential.

For an informal discussion regarding this position, please contact Sarah Bustard on (0115) 848 6345, or via email:

Please note this role does not meet the UK Visas and Immigration requirements for sponsorship.  Nottingham Trent University is unable to apply for sponsorship for any applicant not eligible to work in the UK and therefore we cannot progress applications from candidates who require sponsorship under the Points Based Immigration System.

Successful applicants will usually be appointed to the base of the advertised salary grade, except in justifiable circumstances.


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.

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