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Student Administrator (Research Student Support) - QMUL26133

Department: School of English & Drama
Salary: £34,733 - £40,797 per annum (pro-rata) (Grade 4)
Reference: QMUL26133
Location: Mile End
Date posted: 17-Sep-2021
Closing date: 30-Sep-2021

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About the Role

Applications are invited for the role of Student Administrator (Research Student Support) performing a selection of tasks associated with the delivery of teaching at postgraduate research level. Tasks include will include research student support, admissions, programme administration, event organisation, maintenance of web pages and scholarship administration. The role also provides support to the Research Manager and Directors of Graduate Studies.

About You

The successful candidate should be educated to Degree level or equivalent relevant experience and have significant experience in programme administration, detailed knowledge and understanding of higher education institutional procedures, regulations and codes of practice on student administration.

About the School

The School of English and Drama is internationally recognised for its excellent research and teaching. The School seeks to sustain and enhance a distinctive research and teaching profile and ensure a supportive and intellectually challenging environment. The School is home to almost 80 academic staff, over 800 UG students, 55 Masters students and 60 PhD students

About Queen Mary

At Queen Mary University of London, we believe that a diversity of ideas helps us achieve the previously unthinkable.

Throughout our history, we’ve fostered social justice and improved lives through academic excellence. And we continue to live and breathe this spirit today, not because it’s simply ‘the right thing to do’ but for what it helps us achieve and the intellectual brilliance it delivers.

We continue to embrace diversity of thought and opinion in everything we do, in the belief that when views collide, disciplines interact, and perspectives intersect, truly original thought takes form.


We offer competitive salaries, access to a generous pension scheme, 30 days’ leave per annum (pro-rata for part-time/fixed-term), a season ticket loan scheme, staff networks and access to a comprehensive range of personal and professional development opportunities. In addition, we offer a range of work life balance and family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, and campus facilities including an on-site nursery at the Mile End campus.

The post is based at the Mile End Campus in London. It is part time (21 hours per week), permanent appointment, with an expected start date of mid-October. The starting salary will be Grade 4, £34,733 - £40,797 per annum (pro-rata), inclusive of London Allowance.

Queen Mary’s commitment to our diverse and inclusive community is embedded in our appointments processes. Reasonable adjustments will be made at each stage of the recruitment process for any candidate with a disability. We are open to considering applications from candidates wishing to work flexibly.  We particularly welcome applications from people who identify as men as this group is underrepresented at this level at Queen Mary.


Informal enquiries should be addressed to Lara Fothergill at

To apply for the role, please click the ‘apply’ button below.

The closing date for applications is 30 September 2021

Interviews are expected to be held shortly thereafter.


Valuing Diversity & Committed to Equality

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