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Student Conduct and Community Officer (fixed Term up to 2 years, renewal subject to review)

Student Services

Location:  Newport, Shropshire TF10 8NB
Salary:  £24,461 to £26,715 per annum
The point of entry will be dependent upon relevant qualifications and experience
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed Term - Up to two years, renewal subject to review)
Closing Date:  23.59 hours BST on Sunday 20 June 2021
Reference:  RH-483

Due to staff departure, the growth of the Harper & Keele Vet School and ongoing work on our  community initiatives we have exciting new opportunities to join the Student Services Team.

We are recruiting for a full-time Student Conduct and Community Officer, to oversee the successful operation of the University Disciplinary Policy, including day to day management of the work of the Student Casework Officer, and support the delivery of the University’s Respect Policy. This will include providing a professional, proactive and reactive response to encouraging exemplary student conduct and mutual respect for all, student safety and community related matters, working closely with other colleagues and stakeholders.

We are looking for a methodical individual with experience of working reactively to address challenging behaviour and situations, but also able to work proactively to deliver creative, community and/or educational interventions. Experience in the criminal justice background, or similar, but relevant experience and transferrable skills are a must.

Interviews: Friday 25th June 2021 

If you have any queries or questions or for an informal discussion please contact Rebecca Hayhurst via email at

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Harper Adams University is one of the premier UK Higher Education Institutions focused on the land-based and food supply chain sector.

With 2800 undergraduate students, plus those completing postgraduate, research and CPD programmes, Harper Adams is the UK's largest single provider of higher education for these subjects.  Programmes fall into eleven broad subject areas – but none operate in isolation. Community and collaboration are key at Harper Adams, meaning everyone, including staff, students and industry partners, benefits from a close network of knowledge and opportunity exchange

Situated in Shropshire, the campus and the surrounding area provide an excellent working and living environment for staff and students alike.

Harper Adams is consistently positioned highly in a range of national ratings, performance measures and league tables. Its current graduate employment rate is 98% (the joint top rating in England) and student satisfaction stands at 93% (National Student Survey 2017).

Harper Adams is ranked as the UK’s Best Modern University by the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018; was named University of the Year in the 2016 and 2017 Whatuni Student Choice Awards and holds a Gold (highest level) award from the Government’s Teaching Excellence Framework.

In 2018 Harper Adams University will receive the Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Further and Higher Education, part of the UK honours system.

Applied research is at the heart of the university’s activity, with the work of a thriving academic community underpinning both teaching and work with the industries allied to Harper. The 2014 Government Research Excellence Framework rated all of the university’s research as “of international quality”, and more than half was deemed “world leading” or “internationally excellent”. 



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