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Placement Administrator (Maternity Cover)

ASU - School of Allied Health & Community, School of Nursing & Midwifery and School of Psychology

Location:  St John’s Campus
Salary:  £17,682 to £19,133 per annum
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed Term - Ends 30/04/2021
Advertised On:  Wednesday 24 June 2020
Closing Date:  Sunday 05 July 2020
Reference:  REG2010-R

The Placement Administrator is based in the Work Based Learning Support Office (WBLSO) at the St Johns campus. Working within a small team of 8 placement administration staff, the post holder will provide a competent and comprehensive placement administrative service, supporting the Three Counties School of Nursing and Midwifery, and the School of Allied Health and Community.  The role will cover a colleague’s period of maternity leave, and is anticipated to commence in June 2020 for 12 months.

WBLSO is currently responsible for the placement administration and planning for approximately 1800 students across a range of programmes including Nursing, Midwifery, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Health and Social Care, and Social Work.  In addition to allocating placements and ensuring placement information is up to date, the WBLSO acts as the central information and support area for students, University staff, placement providers and employers in relation to placement issues.  

This role specifically supports the planning and administration of placements for the BSc Adult Nursing and MSc Physician Associate programmes, together with the student placement travel claims.  It involves a significant amount of database work, strong planning and communication skills, and an eye for detail.

For informal queries about this role, please contact Sandra Ashford at

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