Job Vacancies

00650 - Senior Immigration Services Advisor

Job Description

About Us

The University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) is the oldest Royal Chartered University in Wales and is proud to have His Royal Highness, the Prince of Wales, as its Patron.

We are part of the confederation of several institutions, including Coleg Sir Gâr and Coleg Ceredigion as constituent colleges, committed to placing the wellbeing of our nation at the heart of our activities. Together, we provide an integrated, dual sector approach to education for the benefit of learners, employers and communities. 

UWTSD has campuses in Swansea, Carmarthen, Lampeter and London, as well as the Wales International Academy of Voice and Canolfan Berfformio Cymru (Wales Performance Centre) in Cardiff. 

Our Swansea campuses are located in the heart of Swansea, and are renowned for their links with industry and professional practice as well as innovation, enterprise and creativity.

The Package

  • Full Time (37 hours, 1.0 FTE), Permanent
  • Salary: £25,728 - £28,936 per annum
  • Holiday entitlement of 28 days per year
  • USS Employer Pension Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme

About the Role

You will work as part of the Immigration Services and Visa Compliance Team, and will be responsible for managing a case load of applications from International Students who have applied to the University for a course of study. This will include the admission, enrolment, Visas and record management of International students on all of the University’s campuses.

You will be required to offer full Visa support to all International Students via the Short Term Study Visa, Tier 4 General and other relevant Visa categories. You’ll also provide Immigration advice to current and prospective students, faculties and HR in relation to all UK Immigration matters, and for outbound activities by Faculty members in certain overseas jurisdictions.

Full details of the role can be found in the Job Description, below.

About You

You should possess excellent knowledge of immigration regulations, and HE International admissions procedures. You’ll also have previous experience of dealing with International applicants, and experience of providing high quality administrative support, customer care and data entry. You should be experienced in using MS Office and IT systems.

You should have or be willing to develop an in-depth knowledge of UKVI requirements and the correct procedures for dealing with International applications. You’ll also hold or be willing to develop experience of processing International applications, issuing CAS statements, identifying and resolving potential problems with admission procedures and Visa issues.

How to Apply

To apply and be considered for the post you will need to complete an application form, as CVs are only accepted as supporting documents to a completed form.

Additional Information

Campus: Swansea Campus

Application Deadline Date: 28.11.2017

Tel: 01267 676842

E-mail: humanresources@uwtsd.ac.uk    

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