Skip to main content

Business Support Assistant

  • Job Reference: REQ005948
  • Date Posted: Wednesday, 15 September 2021
  • Application Closing Date: Tuesday, 28 September 2021
  • Location: Preston Campus
  • Grade/Salary: D (£20,092 - £22,254)
  • Basis: Indefinite
  • Job Category / Type: Professional Services
  • School/Service: Academic Registry
  • Hours: Full time (36.25 hours per week - 1.0 FTE)
  • Interview Date: To be confirmed

We are looking for an enthusiastic person to join our Student Lifecycle team within the Academic Registry, to provide a wide ranging and high-quality administrative support to the core functions and processes in relation to the student record, assessment and academic administration. You will work closely with other members of the administrative and academic team, as required.

This role would suit an individual with experience working in a busy office environment organising, updating and maintaining accurate computerised records and files, who is self-motivated, with the ability to manage busy workloads. The applicant must have a detailed understanding and experience of using Office IT applications/packages.

The successful applicants will also have a range of GCSEs, including English Language and Maths at Grade C or above, or appropriate equivalent experiential learning and the ability to work to a consistently high standard when under pressure, prioritise work and meet deadlines. A collaborative and flexible approach to working and a commitment to continuous improvement is also an essential component of the role.

Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview. This position is based in Preston. At the start of this role, home working will be required, with the aim that we will move back to working on campus when possible. IT equipment will be provided where required for home working.

Please apply online via or by contacting Human Resources on 01772 892324 quoting reference number. CVs will not be considered unless accompanied by a completed application form.

Job Description / Person Specification

Helpful Hints For Applicants

UCLan Values


Interested? Apply now