Skip to main content

Jobs at the University of Reading – University of Reading

Show access keys
Accessibility Tools

Jobs at the University of Reading

Job details

Clinical Placement Administrator
Whiteknights Reading UK

Job reference: SRF42193

Location: Whiteknights Reading UK

Closing date: 22/08/2022

Job live date: 21/07/2022

Salary: £20,600 pro rata per annum

Employment type: AAS-Clerical

Department: Student Services

Division: Careers & Employability

Hours per week: 28.80

Employment Basis/Type: Part Time/Fixed Term

The clinical placement administrator role will include a wide range of duties involving the day-to-day organisation, facilitation and administration of speech and language therapy student placements in the School of Psychology and Clinical Language Science.  This will include the responsibility for supporting placement allocations, training activities, pre, during and post placement support, monitoring and reviewing placement offers and supporting the quality assurance of all placement activity within speech and language therapy degree programmes. The speech and language therapy clinical placements’ team includes two placement administrators, and a team of lecturers in speech and language therapy who have clinical tutoring as part of their role.

The role is available on a part-time basis (0.8 FTE) for a fixed-term period up to 13 November 2023.

You will have:

  • Excellent experience working in a busy administrative post working with a range of logistics, digital systems and processes
  • Strong communication and customer service skills, with the ability to work with a broad range of people
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to produce numerical reports
  •  Strong working Knowledge of Microsoft Office, particularly Excel
  • Experience of administering expenses and budgets
  • Strong teamworking skills with the ability to problem solve and work proactively

Interview date: TBC

Informal contact details

Alternative informal contact details

Contact role:

Head of Student Placements

Contact role:

Manager of the University SLT Clinic

Contact name:

Em Sowden

Contact name:

Allie Biddle

Contact phone:


Contact phone:


Contact email:

Contact email:

Please note that recent changes in Google Chrome (version 101) and Microsoft Edge (version 101) mean that some users are currently unable to view downloaded PDF documents in those browsers. You can view the downloaded file using Adobe Acrobat Reader. If this remains a problem for you, then please contact to request a copy of the Job Description & Person Specification.

Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-UK candidates who do not already have permission to work in the UK should note that by reference to the applicable SOC code for this role, sponsorship will not be possible under the Skilled Worker Route. There is further information about this on the UK Visas and Immigration Website.

The University is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce, supports the gender equality Athena SWAN Charter and the Race Equality Charter, and is a Diversity Champion for Stonewall, the leading LGBT+ rights organisation. Applications for job-share, part-time and flexible working arrangements are welcomed and will be considered in line with business needs.



Get in touch

If you have a question or want to find out more about working at the University of Reading get in touch:

We use Javascript to improve your experience on, but it looks like yours is turned off. Everything will still work, but it is even more beautiful with Javascript in action. Find out more about why and how to turn it back on here.
We also use cookies to improve your time on the site, for more information please see our cookie policy.

Back to top