Marketing & Admissions Officer, Dv8 Sussex

  • 21st October 2019
  • South East
  • Part time
  • Paid (£20k-25k pro rata)
  • Other


Dv8 Sussex delivers creative vocational courses at Level 1, 2 and 3 to young people aged 16 - 18 in Media, Music, Art, Fashion, Games and Event Management. Our courses are delivered in small classes, with practical, industry-led project briefs to guide the learning and curriculum. We are driven by strong shared values around supporting young people to be successful in work and life and can regularly celebrate the positive impact our courses have had on a young person. We are looking for someone who can share our values and make a significant contribution to the next stage of the college’s development. 

As Dv8 continues to grow this is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and enthusiastic person to join the company and be responsible for implementing the recruitment processes overseen by the Marketing & Recruitment Manager. 

Key Duties


  • Being the first point of contact for any enquiries regarding joining the college and being responsive to requests from young people, parents/carers and referral agencies to visit the centre and arrange interviews

  • Positively promote Dv8 programmes at all times, contributing to both internal and external communications around our courses, our staff, students and positive news stories

  • Ensuring all new applicants are recorded on our internal MIS and CRM systems (Arbor, HubSpot)

  • Contacting applicants in a timely manner and arranging initial interviews and centre tours

  • Managing a range of correspondence including interview invites and offer letters; across post, phone, email and SMS

  • Attending a range of school and college events across East and West Sussex to promote the college and drive up recruitment numbers

  • To assist in student enrolment and to support to successfully infill onto courses when necessary

  • To support with the student experience through contribution to moving on days, student voice, alumni programme, taster days and open evenings

Contract: 21 hours per week – (Flexible hours dependant on business needs)

Location: Brighton

Salary: £20k pro-rata (based on an equivalent 35-hour p/w, 52 weeks per year full-time

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