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Graduate Job Opportunity - Student Recruitment and Outreach Graduate Intern

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Graduate Job Opportunity - Student Recruitment and Outreach Graduate Intern
by Anna Weedon - Tuesday, 28 July 2020, 11:37 AM


The Marketing and Communications Department

Student Recruitment and Outreach Graduate Intern

35 Hours per week (1 FTE)

1 Year Fixed Term Contract

Grade 3, £17,682 per annum

Marjon is a small University, with a strong sense of community, centred on student success. We believe that each staff member contributes directly to the University’s growth and success, with our values at the heart of everything we do.

In this annual internship role you will be based in the Student Recruitment and Outreach team within Marjon’s award-winning Marketing and Communications Department. You will gain a broad overview of student recruitment and outreach activities, and you will play a key role in supporting prospective students at key points during their journey to Marjon.

You will have outstanding interpersonal skills, a confident, friendly demeanour, and proven relationship-building skills. You will also have the ability to work quickly and efficiently with strong attention to detail, and be willing to support the team across a wide range of projects and activities. Resilience and the ability to work well under pressure are essential, due to the fast-paced nature of our work.  

Above all, you will be keen to learn, and to understand all aspects of student recruitment and widening participation activity and to create a springboard for your future career.

The role can start as soon as you can, and will last until September 2021.  

The University really is a great place to work, with 94% of staff agreeing in our most recent staff survey. Our Total Reward Package includes competitive salaries, generous Pension Schemes and annual leave entitlement, as well as access to a range of learning and development courses and a range of activities under ‘Balance’ our staff health and wellbeing scheme. 

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Dr Roger Pitt, Head of Student Recruitment & Outreach, email:

We are a ‘Disability Confident Employer’. Candidates who declare a disability and who demonstrate on their application that they meet the essential criteria will be included on the shortlist


Closing date: Sunday 09 August 2020 at Midnight

Interview date: Friday 21 August 2020 (via video call)


How to Apply

To apply for this position, please complete the University’s online application form.

To access the form and for further details please visit the University’s job website: