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Residential Pastoral Advisor vacancies in halls of residence

18 Nov 2013

Applications are invited by 29 November from staff or postgraduate students of the University for Residential Pastoral Advisor posts currently available in a number of Halls of Residence.

Residential Pastoral Advisors work as part of the welfare support team in each residence. Their duties include:

  • Assisting in the pastoral care of residents;
  • Working with the Residents Association; and
  • Helping to foster a community spirit.

Residential Pastoral Advisors will be required to be on call during the night and at weekends on a rota basis with other colleagues.

Successful applicants will be able to demonstrate a genuine/active interest in student affairs; individuals must be approachable and sociable, and of a socially responsible disposition, being able to demonstrate appropriate interpersonal skills and an aptitude for team-working and group leadership.

Residential Pastoral Advisors are currently remunerated in the form of free accommodation. Those residing in catered halls are expected to pay the meal charges applicable to their hall of residence. 

If you wish to apply, please forward your CV, with a covering letter with the names and contact details of two referees, outlining the reasons why you would like to hold the post and what you feel you have to offer to:-

  • Mark Hibbert
    Pastoral Care Support Worker
    Residential Services
  • Post: Residential Services, 293 Wilmslow Road, Fallowfield, Manchester, M146HD
  • Email:

Please mark your envelope/emails: "Pastoral Advisors Post" quoting your University UID Number (if applicable)

The closing date for applications is Friday, 29 November.