International Student Advisor.

By Posted in - on March 11th, 2022

University, London, Temporary

Our client, a university based in London is looking for an Advisor to provide information, guidance, and specialist immigration advice to applicants and students.  This is a 2-month temp role with the possibility of going permanent and is to start ASAP.

The main duties of the International Student Advisor role are:

  • Providing confidential and professional immigration advice to students, applicants, recent graduates
  • Delivering immigration advice which is fully OISC accountable
  • Strong customer service focus
  • Creating engaging digital content for international students
  • Organise, deliver, and promote specialist workshops for groups of students
  • Advocating for the needs of international students across the organisation
  • Providing welfare and pastoral support to international students
  • Providing practical assistance with everyday matters such as opening bank accounts, obtaining a national insurance number, and access to healthcare
  • Responding to queries from students and staff in a timely and professional manner
  • Maintaining a personal schedule of appointments
  • Advising students with police registration requirements
  • Supporting faculty and university welcome and induction activities
  • Working in close collaboration with University Teams and Student Centre, liaising and advocating
  • Working on a significant caseload of around 20-30 at any one time
  • Team is in transition with changes in work methods planned

Skills & Experience

  • Extensive immigration advice experience
  • OICS accreditation helpful but not essential
  • Confident with preparing and participating in workshops
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work both proactively/individually and as part of a team
  • Strong communication skills both verbally and written with ability to communicate at all levels
  • High degree of accuracy and ability to pay close attention to detail
  • Maintain a personal caseload, ensuring that any deadlines are monitored
  • Advanced in the use of Microsoft Office packages including Microsoft Teams

This is an excellent opportunity.

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Due to the large number of applications that we receive, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Val Wade Recruitment are actively looking for applicants from underrepresented communities, and pride ourselves as an equal opportunities’ employer and agency.

Job Information

Job Reference:
Salary: £18.80 per hour
Salary From: £0
Salary To: £0
Job Industries: Admin and Secretarial, Education and Training, Higher Education, Human Resources and Personnel
Job Locations: City of London, London
Job Types: Temporary

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