\n\nThe Widening Access Team at the University of Bath is seeking an enthusiastic, flexible and hardworking individual for the role of Outreach Officer.\n\n \n\nYou will use your knowledge of the Welsh education system to develop and build on our network of schools and colleges across Wales. Engaging and supporting the work of the SEREN network you will engage with students from under-represented groups to support them to achieve a place at university and help Bath achieve the targets set out in the Access and Participation Plan. You will join a well-established team that has a strong commitment to pursuing the goals of fair access at a University with a strong academic reputation.\n\n \n\nYou will be responsible for strengthening the reputation of Bath across Wales representing the University at organised events HE fairs. You will design and deliver a suite of information talks and workshops to support students through the process of choosing and applying to university. We hope the successful candidate will also be able to use their skills in Welsh to deliver this content to everyone in Wales.\n\n \n\nThe successful candidate will have a strong knowledge of the University system in both England and Wales and will be willing to travel across the country, sometimes staying overnight.\n\n \n\nThis post is full-time, working 36.5 hours per week. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) check.\n\n \n\nFor an informal discussion about this role please contact Dr Andrew Ross (Head of Widening Access and Participation) on 01225 385418 or [email protected]
, however, please ensure that your application is submitted via the University website.\n\n \n\nWe have made a positive commitment towards gender equality and intersectionality receiving a Bronze Athena SWAN award, and we are actively working towards a Silver award. We are a family-friendly University, with an increasingly agile workforce, we are open to flexible working arrangements. We’re also proud to be a disability confident leader and are happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments you may require.\n\n \n\nWe are an Autism Friendly University. Please speak to our Ambassador for Autism on how we endeavour to adapt our process for you. \n\n \n\n Email details to a friend \n\n Further details: Job Description & Person Specification Terms of Employment The University of Bath is an equal opportunities employer and has an excellent international reputation with staff from over 60 different nations. We value, promote and celebrate inclusion, challenging discrimination and putting equality, diversity and belonging at the heart of everything we do. We aim to be an inclusive university, where difference is celebrated, respected and encouraged. We truly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and backgrounds will lead to a better environment for our employees and students, so we encourage applications from all genders, backgrounds, and communities, particularly from under-represented groups such as Black and Minority Ethnic (BAME), LGBT and disabled people, and value the positive impact that will have on our teams.