Widening Participation Officer

LSE values diversity and strives to promote equality at all levels, including its employees, students, customers and associates.

 

  

   Widening Participation – Academic Registrar’s Division    

 Widening Participation Officer

 

 

Salary from £33,784 to £40,867 pa inclusive with potential to progress to £43,973 pa inclusive

 

Working with around 2,500 young people each year Widening Participation at LSE delivers a comprehensive Programme of activity to meet LSE’s commitments within the School’s Access Agreement and LSE Strategy 2020. The Widening Participation Officer line manages up to two members of staff in the Team and plays a vital role in both delivering as well as overseeing the development of key elements of our WP Programme. In the first instance this will include lead responsibility for our flagship LSE CHOICE project. The vacancy arises at an exciting time to join the Team as widening participation goes through a period of development. The post-holder will play an important part in this process. For more information about the activity currently delivered see www.lse.ac.uk/wideningparticipation

 

Candidates should have:

  • Knowledge of UK education, especially the schools and higher education sectors; and widening participation issues
  • Ability to work with people at all levels including academics, teachers and pupils, plus an enjoyment of working with children of all ages
  • Experience of managing and delivering projects on time and to budget
  • Experience of developing and managing staff, ensuring standards and aims are met.

 

We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave and excellent training and development opportunities.

For further information about the post, please see the job description and the person specification. 

 

To apply for this post, please go to www.lse.ac.uk/LSEJobs. If you have any queries about applying on the online system, or require an alternative format for the application, please e-mail:  hr.jobs@lse.ac.uk.

 

The closing date for receipt of applications is Sunday 3 July 2016 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications. Interviews are provisionally scheduled for Friday 15 July 2016.

 

LSE values diversity and strives to promote equality at all levels, including its employees, students, customers and associates.

 

  

   Widening Participation – Academic Registrar’s Division    

 Widening Participation Officer

 

 

Salary from £33,784 to £40,867 pa inclusive with potential to progress to £43,973 pa inclusive

 

Working with around 2,500 young people each year Widening Participation at LSE delivers a comprehensive Programme of activity to meet LSE’s commitments within the School’s Access Agreement and LSE Strategy 2020. The Widening Participation Officer line manages up to two members of staff in the Team and plays a vital role in both delivering as well as overseeing the development of key elements of our WP Programme. In the first instance this will include lead responsibility for our flagship LSE CHOICE project. The vacancy arises at an exciting time to join the Team as widening participation goes through a period of development. The post-holder will play an important part in this process. For more information about the activity currently delivered see www.lse.ac.uk/wideningparticipation

 

Candidates should have:

  • Knowledge of UK education, especially the schools and higher education sectors; and widening participation issues
  • Ability to work with people at all levels including academics, teachers and pupils, plus an enjoyment of working with children of all ages
  • Experience of managing and delivering projects on time and to budget
  • Experience of developing and managing staff, ensuring standards and aims are met.

 

We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave and excellent training and development opportunities.

For further information about the post, please see the job description and the person specification. 

 

To apply for this post, please go to www.lse.ac.uk/LSEJobs. If you have any queries about applying on the online system, or require an alternative format for the application, please e-mail:  hr.jobs@lse.ac.uk.

 

The closing date for receipt of applications is Sunday 3 July 2016 (23.59 UK time). Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications. Interviews are provisionally scheduled for Friday 15 July 2016.