North Highland College UHI is one of thirteen academic partners and research centres that make up the University of the Highlands and Islands. This unique partnership allows us to deliver further and higher education programmes at our Thurso, Halkirk, Dornoch and Alness campuses.

To support our work we are recruiting to the following role:

Assistant Director of Student Services

Salary range £46,568 - £48,661 pa *Job Evaluation pending
Working hoursFull-time, 35 hours per week
LocationThurso (hybrid working available)
Closing Date9.00am, Monday 6 December 2021

North Highland College UHI has a new and highly fulfilling management vacancy to lead the teams responsible for its core College student services including admissions, registry, student funding, library/learning resources and student support services.  These are services vital to ensuring that students at all levels of study are efficiently enrolled and certificated; and enabled to become engaged, safe and successful learners throughout their learning journey with us.

The creation of this new post brings with it a rewarding opportunity to lead the Student Services teams through a change programme to enhance the processes and structures needed to deliver their services, including through collaboration with UHI and with other colleges in the partnership.

The successful applicant will be required to demonstrate leadership and change management skills at a high level and must also have a wide range of management experience.  The successful applicant will report to the Director of External Engagement & Facilities.        

To apply: please submit your completed application form & equality form (see below) along with your CV and a covering letter to


Interviews will be held week commencing 13 December 2021.

If you have any queries about the application process please contact - our postal address is:

Human Resources Team
North Highland College UHI
Ormlie Road
KW14 7EE