Admissions Officer

Admissions Officer

£24,222 – £27,296 Per Year, SFCA Support Staff Pay Spine – Actual Salary Dependent on Experience

The Sixth Form Bolton are seeking to appoint a dynamic individual to join the Marketing & Admissions Department in the role of Admissions Officer. This is a fantastic opportunity to progress your career with the only specialist sixth form in Bolton, placed nationally in the top 5% for A Level results and top 10% for professional vocational studies.

We are looking for an experienced Admissions Officer who can manage their own workload, work calmly under pressure to meet deadlines with exceptional attention to detail. This is an exceptional opportunity to work within a successful and established team who are hard-working, friendly and knowledgeable, with a wealth of sector experience. You will be joining a fast-growing and exciting department working across Bolton schools and surrounding areas to promote The Sixth Form offer.

We would like to hear from individuals with:

  • Excellent IT skills (MS Word, Excel and Outlook) and have experience of, or be willing to learn how to use other systems such as Unit-e, bespoke internal software (e.g. student record systems) and how to edit online media (website and intranet)
  • Excellent administrative, organisational and communication skills
  • Ability to work as a member of a close-knit department, acting as a true team player and making a positive contribution to the team’s ongoing success
  • Ability to work flexibly, with some late evening and occasional weekend work to be expected
  • Access to own vehicle and ability to travel to schools in the borough and surrounding areas
  • Experience in a similar role within a sixth form setting is advantageous, however applications will be considered from individuals with a proven track record in a similar role within general FE and HE settings or with a strong administrative background

The closing time and date for applications is midnight on: Monday 03 January 2022

To apply, please complete the application form, together with a supporting letter and email to: You should refer to the Job Description and Person Specification below. Please outline your skills, experience and personal qualities and how they relate to the requirements of the post. Please note that only applicants who meet the criteria of the person specification will be considered.

Admissions Officer – Job Description

Admissions Officer – Person Specification

Application Form – Support Staff (May 2021)

Application Recruitment Information March 2021

Ofsted Report 2017

Interviews will be held week commencing: 10 January 2022

All appointments at the college are subject to the receipt of satisfactory clearance from the Disclosure and Barring Service.