International Advice and Compliance Officer

£24,962 - £26,816 per year
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description


Commercial Development (International Development)

International Advice and Compliance Officer

Full-time: 35 hours per week

Main Location: Sighthill Campus


Salary: (Band F) £24,962 - £26,816 (appointment is usually made at the first point in the salary scale)

We are looking for an International Advice and Compliance Officer to offer specialist advice and support to international students on immigration, course progression and welfare issues. Reporting to the International Business Manager you will advise college management on matters relating to visa compliance, immigration regulations and the college's Tier 4 sponsor status.

The successful candidate will possess the minimum of a degree level qualification. You should have recent demonstrable experience of working with international students / non-native speakers in a frontline support environment, and experience of working in immigration advice and/or compliance.

You will have an understanding of current Tier 4 visa regulations to a minimum of OISC Code of Standards level 1, and of general UK immigration rules and policy including other study visa routes. Strong communication skills, cultural awareness and IT skills are essential.

Please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification for a full breakdown of the post.

The successful candidate will be based at our Sighthill Campus but may be required to work at any Edinburgh College campus.

Closing date: Tuesday 4 July 2017

Interviews: 13 / 14 July 2017

See also: International Advice and Compliance Officer Job Description 2017.docx
International Advice and Compliance Officer Person Specification 2017.docx
c) Terms and Conditions of Service - support staff - updated 11.2.16.docx