Date Added: 24 December 2021
: 16 January 2022
Job Title: International Exchange Officer
Working For: Newcastle University
Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne
Salary: £26,341 - £27,924 (with progression to £30,497)
Length of Contract: Permanent
We are a world class research-intensive university. We deliver teaching and learning of the highest quality. We play a leading role in economic, social and cultural development of the North East of England. Attracting and retaining high-calibre people is fundamental to our continued success.
Would you like to continue your career in international Higher Education at a Russell Group university? Do you enjoy building partnerships and developing excellent working relationships with internal and external colleagues, both in the UK and overseas?
We have an exciting opportunity for a proactive and diligent colleague to join the Global Opportunities Team at Newcastle University. You will support delivery of the University’s ambitious Global Strategy by providing support for a broad portfolio of global initiatives.
The purpose of the role is to develop frameworks for international exchange of students and staff, and to support the implementation, coordination and administration of an innovative and inclusive portfolio of global placement opportunities, including the new Turing Scheme.
You will develop and manage a range of relationships interacting closely with the other International Office teams, and a wide range of Academic and Professional Services units both within the University and across a wide range of international organisations including universities, government bodies, NGOs and corporations. You will provide management, co-ordination and support for a broad portfolio of work with the intention of supporting the University’s strategic and academic objectives for international mobility of staff and students, with a particular focus on expanding opportunities and enhancing the student and staff experience. The Global Opportunities team develops and manages the frameworks and administration of the University’s global programmes, with the aim to equip our students and staff with the skills to succeed as critical global citizens. The post holder will support the development and implementation of an inclusive and innovative portfolio of opportunities, including work placements, volunteering, summer schools, exchange programmes and research placements, and directly contribute to the aims and objectives of our ambitious Global Strategy.
Closing Date: 16 January 2022
If you would like to discuss this vacancy please contact Dimitra Boutsioukis (Senior International Mobility Manager) via email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note the University is closed from 24 December 2021 until 4 January 2022 for the Christmas break.
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