Governance Support Officer

Teesside University

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Governance Support Officer
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Application closing date
Legal and Governance Services
£28,929 – £33,348 (pro rata)
Contractual hours
Part time
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Every member of our University is part of the inspiring, supportive, and caring community known as Team Teesside.

What we offer you:

– A holiday entitlement of 185 hours (25 days – pro rata), increasing to 28 (pro rata) and 30 days (pro rata) after 3 and 5 years’ service respectively,  plus bank holidays 
– Additional leave over the Christmas and New Year period during the Christmas closure
– Special leave to support a range of circumstances
– Hybrid working arrangements: 60% On Campus 40% Working from home
– Flexi time scheme
– A variety of provision to support staff with personal development and recognition
– A range of family friendly benefits
– An employee benefits platform which provides discounts with 350+ retailers and access to health and wellbeing resources

Teesside University is seeking to appoint a part time Governance Support Officer to assist the Executive Director Legal & Governance Services and University Secretary and, more widely, the work of the Governance Team within Legal & Governance Services in a range of activities to support the effective governance and decision making across the University.

The successful candidate will possess the personal aptitude and resilience to succeed in HE as well as experience and knowledge working in a governance setting.

Candidates are expected to be highly motivated, have a ‘can do’ attitude, and be flexible and resourceful.  They will possess excellent administrative, communication and organisation abilities, with a strong capacity to learn and grow their skills further.

Informal enquiries about this opportunity are very welcome. Please contact [email protected] to discuss the role further.

Please be advised that due to the minimum salary thresholds imposed by the UKVI, this post will not qualify for University sponsorship under the Skilled Worker visa route.

If you are shortlisted, your interview will take place in person. Please note that the University may ask you to participate in a number of selection activities as part of the recruitment process for this vacancy.

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