Admissions and Administration Assistant

Salary Grade: Grade 3 SCP 10 to 14, £19,623 to £21,686 per annum
Closing date: Midday Friday 22nd October 2021
Interview date: Wednesday 3rd November 2021

Full time, 12-month fixed term contract
Commencing as soon as possible

Manchester’s Royal Northern College of Music is looking to recruit an exceptional administration and customer service professional to join its small and dedicated Marketing and Student Recruitment Team for a 12-month fixed-term period.

The RNCM is proud to create a positive and personal journey for all new students, and the work of the Admissions and Administration Assistant is integral to this. The ideal candidate will be a confident administrator who thrives on providing outstanding customer service. Responsibilities include responding to enquiries from current and prospective applicants, inputting data, and maintaining records in accordance with College policies and UK Visa and Immigration regulations. The role also offers the opportunity to feed into the RNCM’s creative marketing and student recruitment campaigns.

Experience and knowledge of UK and international admissions at HE level is preferred, along with excellent attention to detail and the ability to work with initiative, both alone and in collaboration with others.

For full details regarding this role please view the job description and person specification, which can be found in the downloads section.

To apply for this role please submit a copy of your CV (maximum 4 pages) and a covering letter (maximum 2 pages) detailing how you meet the criteria set out in the person specification, along with your completed Equal Opportunities Monitoring form to our Human Resources Department via email to

Please note that your covering letter should be submitted as an actual document and not written within the text of your email, your completed Equal Opportunities Monitoring form will need to be submitted as a separate document to your CV and covering letter, any additional documents other than those requested will not be submitted to the panel and the details of your referees are not required at this stage.

Once you have submitted your application you will receive an email from our Human Resources Department confirming that your application has been received (please note that this email is not automated). Due to high volume of applications, after this communication only candidates who are shortlisted for interview will be contacted.

Please also note that applications received after the deadline will not be submitted to the panel.

If you have any queries please contact our Human Resources department via email at

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK, for more information please visit


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