PG and US Loans Administrator

United Kingdom
Competitive Salary
Jun 02, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time
The Department and role purpose

The Student Immigration and Funding Service (SIFS) works with internal colleagues and external bodies to provide high quality advice and support relating to immigration legislation and financial support for both undergraduate and postgraduate students and applicants.

The Service is part of the Academic Office. The Academic Office provides a professional administrative support service to staff, students and potential students of Durham University.

The Academic Registrar is the head of the department and is responsible to the Pro-Vice Chancellor (Education) for its management. The following services fall under the remit of the Academic Office:

  • Access and Engagement
  • Curriculum, Learning and Assessment
  • Recruitment and Admissions
  • Student Immigration and Funding
  • Student Registry
All of the services are based at either the Palatine Centre or Mountjoy Centre in Durham City.

The post holder will support the Student Immigration and Funding Service in delivering a comprehensive and professional support service to students; with specific responsibility for work on US Federal Student Aid, NE First Credit Union loans and Postgraduate Student Loans for eligible students.

The post holder will play a key part in the supporting a customer-focussed, efficient and professional service dedicated to ensuring that students applying to and attending Durham University receive excellent financial support.

At Durham University, our aim is to create an open and inclusive environment where everyone can reach their full potential and believe our staff should reflect the diversity of the global community in which we work. We welcome and encourage applications from members of groups who are under-represented in our work force including people with disabilities, women and black, Asian and minority ethnic communities.