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Disability Administrator

Disability Services
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University of York - Heslington Campus
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23,487 per year (reduced pro-rata)
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Role Description


The Open Door and Disability are looking to recruit a part time Administrator to compliment the Disability Team.  The Administrator will provide a professional, effective and efficient service to students.


To carry out a range of administrative processes in order to facilitate the smooth running of an administrative service for the Disability Support Service to students.   To manage queries relating to students sensitively, promptly, effectively and treating all queries confidentially. 

Skills, Experience & Qualification needed

  • A general education to include 5 GCSE passes at Grade C or above (including Maths and English), or an equivalent educational qualification, or relevant experience
  • Thorough knowledge of administrative procedures and processes used in a busy office within a large complex organisation
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of people orally and in writing
  • Sensitivity and empathy with service users, colleagues and staff

Condition of Employment

This role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. Consequently, all applicants will be asked to declare both unspent and spent convictions on their application form. 

Appointment of the successful candidate will be conditional on a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Interview date: 16 February 2022

For informal enquiries: please contact Laila Fish, Operations Manager on 01904 322140

The University strives to be diverse and inclusive  – a place where we can ALL be ourselves.

We particularly encourage applications from people who identify as Black, Asian or from a Minority Ethnic background, who are underrepresented at the University. 

We offer family friendly, flexible working arrangements, with forums and inclusive facilities to support our staff. #EqualityatYork

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