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We are interested to know what motivated you to apply for this role? Why do you want to work for our University?
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The candidate should confirm that they wish to undertake the role as they feel their skills and experiences closely match the job description and also want to work for an establishment like the University due to being part of an Organisation that is progressing and developing. "I applied for the University Administrator role as my skills and experiences to date have been within a busy office environment to date, where delivering excellent customer service was a must. I also want to work for an Organisation in which I can progress and develop and build on my current abilities. I feel that the University will have established ways of working and management support facilities which I believe I will excel in."
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"I applied for the University Administrator role as my skills and experiences to date have been within a busy office environment to date, where delivering excellent customer service was a must. I also want to work for an Organisation in which I can progress and develop and build on my current abilities. I feel that the University will have established ways of working and management support facilities which I believe I will excel in."

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We are interested to know what motivated you to apply for this role? Why do you want to work for our University?
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I know their university has a museums, 6000 postgraduate, 12000 undergraduate, and there is betwen river cam.
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I have worked directly with students at Kings College London and at The University of Sheffield, and am experienced in finding solutions to students' problems. I myself have lived in university accommodation, both in the UK and abroad, so I understand how important it is that students feel at home and supported in their halls. I'd be proud to be part of the team providing this support.
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I have been with the UoE for the last 4 years and enjoy the work ethics, atmosphere and camaraderie.
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My experiences at C: 1) flexible course schedule helped me finish my BA while still working full-time. Accessible, cutting edge research, the underdog.
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It is a respectable institution that has won most improved university of the year. It is an environment that encourages learning and building new skills. It invests in new resources and initiatives such as the the online dibs system that was introduced by miss lad.
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Research leader in the world. Impressed with system of 24 campuses. Research continues to grow in spite of funding problems nationally.
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I am in a similar role at present and have been in the same university for over 20 years. I believe I have made a positive impact of supporting the department that I work in but I am interested in how other universities operate and support research so I would like to broaden my experience.
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In my current role I have had long term exposure to academic institutions through an annual summer program which provides a pathway to employement. Having never had the opportunity to undertake tertiary study and having a very inquisitive nature I would like the opportunity to transition my administration skills to the academic sector.
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I believe that my skill set would compliment the role on offer. The university employees a diverse group of professionals who are encouraged to LIVE the values and are encouraged by continuous learning and training. The flexibility and cohesiveness of teams is also appealing to me.
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I like to move to an institute like this where priorities given to good teaching practice.
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I have worked in the university medical and student admissions administration. I am very enthusiastic in the medical work and assisting the student in the administrative way to achieve their future goals and also their welfare when the come to the university.
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It a well known place with a very qualified staff.