International Compliance & Quality Officer

Teesside University

Job title
International Compliance & Quality Officer
Job reference
Application closing date
TU London
£30,095 – £35,889 per annum plus up to 10% bonus
Permanent, Full time (35 hours per week)
Contractual hours
Full time
Job advert


Opening in September 2023 this role offers a unique opportunity to be part of the ground-breaking development of Teesside University London from the very start.  Engaging with students from a range of backgrounds TU London will provide our students with the support they need to be employable, future-focused and ready for now.

We are looking for an International Compliance & Quality Officer to join our collaborative and vibrant community. At TU London we offer a friendly and supportive environment, empowering our students to work with impact and innovation within a sustainable global digital economy. By choosing a future with TU London you will be joining a committed, caring and ambitious team. 

TU London is based at Here East in Stratford, a vibrant and contemporary space.  Here East, part of Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, is an innovation and technology campus with locally owned food and coffee outlets. There’s even a spa, barbers, retro video-game bar and a gym in the area.


SALARY: £30,095 – £35,889 per annum (+ additional pay award from August 2023)

+ up to 10% bonus

CONTRACT: Permanent, Full Time (35 hours per week)

We are currently recruiting an enthusiastic International Compliance & Quality Officer to provide advice, guidance and support for Home Office UKVI student sponsor compliance and wider quality, policy, regulatory functions which enhance the student experience at Teesside University London.


A proactive individual who is passionate about ensuring exemplary quality standards at TU London.  You will deliver services which are integral to the effective operation of TU London working collaboratively with colleagues across the campus.  In this role you will provide advice, guidance and support to ensure that TU London maintains compliance with both University and external regulations.

Your responsibilities will include a customer service excellence approach to welcoming and supporting our international students and in providing advice and support to academic and professional services staff to ensure quality compliance. The role involves provision of immigration advice and guidance, through various means including individually and through presentations and training. You will provide operational and administrative support to ensure compliance with University regulatory frameworks governing the student experience.

You will have knowledge and experience of minuting of meetings or committees to produce reports that are accurate, concise and coherent, within tight timeframes. Knowledge and experience of working with UKVI rules and regulations on the Student Visa Route is also a requirement of the role. You will have demonstrable experience in the use of MS office and the use of management information systems/databases.

Your skills and expertise will include highly developed communication skills, being able to effectively present information verbally to a variety of stakeholders. You will have the ability to use initiative to make independent decisions within own area of responsibility proactively. You will demonstrate a high level of organisational skills and the ability to work with minimum supervision, prioritising your own workload and that of others.

Further details on the role and what we’re looking for are available here


  • A competitive salary which allows for increases based on exceptional performance
  • Company bonus scheme
  • 30 days of annual leave (plus bank holidays) + paid leave over Christmas and New Year
  • 24/7 counselling support with our Employee Assistance Programme
  • An empowering working culture with hybrid working options available
  • Annual Eye Care and Glasses Voucher with Specsavers
  • Travel season ticket interest free loan scheme
  • Free shuttle bus from Stratford International or Stratford City Station
  • Enhanced family leave; up to 18 weeks full pay
  • Generous Pension Scheme
  • Learning and Development opportunities
  • Volunteering Leave (three paid days leave for community/charity activity annually)
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Perks and Discounts at hundreds of retailers, restaurants and entertainment venues
  • Access to onsite facilities, exclusive discounts and social events at Here East

And much more!

At TU London, you will have the opportunity to make an impact in an innovative and supportive environment. If you are values driven and have a strong interest in a career in higher education, then we are keen to hear from you.

Job Description & Person Spec



CLOSING DATE: 28 June 2023

Please submit your application as soon as possible, we reserve the right to close earlier than this if we receive a high volume of suitable applications before this date

INTERVIEW DATES: 10TH & 11TH JULY 2023 – Interviews to be held at TU London


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