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Departmental Assistant

Institute for the Contemporary Arts
Salary:   £19,612 to £21,814
Closing Date:   Sunday 02 February 2020
Interview Date:   Tuesday 11 February 2020
Reference:  N2332

Please note: this job is only available to current employees of Lancaster University

We are seeking a motivated and effective individual to join the busy team in LICA as we enter an exciting period of expansion and development. You will work closely with other members of the administrative steam to support all aspects of the day to day running of the department across all aspects of business we deliver.

The role is varied and will include supporting the administration of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes as well as assisting the Departmental Officer and Head of Department with department wide activity.

Crucially you will be the main point of contact for any website updates, so excellent attention to detail and the ability to learn new systems is a must.

We in LICA are looking to develop our practices and are looking for someone who is innovative, flexible and excited by the prospect of trying new methods to deliver the very best service to our students and staff. You will be well organised, able to use your own initiative and work without supervision but most importantly, be a team player.

This is an exciting opportunity for anyone who wishes to work in a fast moving environment, as we develop our School of Architecture, continue to develop and expand our existing degree portfolio across Fine Art, Theatre, Film and Design, and the new programmes in Architecture, and deliver innovative and far-reaching research.

For general information about Lancaster Institute for the Contemporary Arts please visit 

Informal enquiries should be made to Susanna Yates Departmental Officer; e-mail: or 01524 510981

This is a full time, fixed term appointment for a period of 1 year, open to employees of Lancaster University only. This post could also be a secondment opportunity.

We welcome applications from people in all diversity groups.

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

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