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Graduate School Administrator (Nottingham Law School)

Department: Nottingham law School (NLS)
Team: Operations
Location: City Campus / working from home
Salary: £23,500 p.a.
Closing date: Monday 10 May 2021

Applications for this vacancy are now closed.

Applicants must be current NTU Undergraduate students in their final year or have graduated from their NTU Undergraduate degree within the last two years (2019 summer graduation).

Nottingham Law School is one of the leading providers of academic and professional legal education in the country, with an established record of delivering innovative and transformational courses. We are one of the largest law schools in the UK, offering a range of undergraduate degrees, academic and practitioner taught postgraduate courses and a strong research degrees programme. The School has over 100 academic staff and more than 2,500 students of whom over 500 are studying on postgraduate or practitioner courses.

The School has built a reputation for excellence in the provision of legal education and in shaping the careers of solicitors, barristers, and legal practitioners at both a national and international level. In addition to our research expertise, we have long established links with policy makers, professional bodies, and leading law firms, including a growing number of significant international associations. We have an extensive record of delivery of excellent bespoke training programmes for practitioners and professional bodies and have strengths in commissioned research, both in the UK and overseas.

This is an exciting and unique opportunity for a proactive and passionate individual to join our team. You will be responsible for undertaking key School Administration activity in support of the student journey and Senior Management activity. You’ll be part of a forward-thinking experienced team keen to hear your thoughts and turn your ideas into a reality.

Typically balancing the requirements of students, the School, the University, and our external partners, you will be working collaboratively with a wide range of teams across the University. You will be required to engage, build, and maintain strong internal and external relationships.

There will also be opportunities to work on projects aligned to the strategic vision of our School and in support of the University’s strategic ambition to create the University of the Future.

Experience of working with a range of people would be an advantage but is not essential. If you are keen, organised, a strong communicator, good at detail and a team player – we want to hear from you!

This role is part of NTU’s Graduate Development Programme, offering you an extensive range of development opportunities. The programme is personalised and tailored to your skill set, to help you:

  • improve your workplace skills,
  • advance your leadership skills,
  • build your confidence and,
  • provide you with important employment experience.

Please refer to the job description and person specification when completing your application to demonstrate how you meet the requirements for the role.

View the full job description and person specification here.

Don't forget, you can get support from the NTU Employability Team for all stages of the recruitment process.

If you have any general queries in relation to the Graduate Development Programme or the requirements, please email

If you have any specific queries in relation to this role, please contact Lesley Kirby via email.