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The Rhodes Trust

Dean of the Rhodes Scholarships

The Dean of the Rhodes Scholarships oversees the Rhodes Scholar experience and programme in Oxford, providing strategic leadership and management to the Trust’s support for Scholar well-being, academic placement, leadership and character development as well as academic and career success. For the full job description, please see here

Assistant Registrar

Maternity leave cover

The Assistant Registrar, Scholar Affairs, is a key role within the small team at Rhodes House who seek to provide a supportive environment for Rhodes Scholars. The Assistant Registrar works in close partnership with the Registrar and Director of Scholar Affairs to manage the full range of administrative processes underpinning the Rhodes Scholarship - from the point of selection in home country, through their two to three year tenure in Oxford, to the process of going down - and to foster a culture of support and community at Rhodes House. This position uniquely balances academic reporting and record keeping over the course of the academic year with consideration for Scholar welfare and personal engagement. For the full job description, please see here. 

Administrator, Scholar Affairs

Fixed-term contract, 1 year 

The Administrator, Scholar Affairs, is a key role within the (currently) small Scholar Affairs team at Rhodes House.  The Administrator will work in close partnership with the Assistant Registrar and the Registrar & Director of Scholar Affairs to assist with the full range of administrative processes underpinning the Rhodes Scholarship - from the point of selection in home country, through their two to three year tenure in Oxford, to the process of going down – contributing to a culture of support and community at Rhodes House. For the full job description, please see here.  

Engagement Officer

This role is open to energetic and experienced candidates based in Oxford who have an interest or experience working in the Middle East and are wishing to gain further exposure and strategic engagement opportunities with key networks in higher education, public sector and third sector in Oxford and the Middle East.

The engagement officer will report directly to the National Secretary and work alongside key staff, Rhodes Scholars and advisors at the Rhodes Trust. For the full job description, please see here.

Director of Advancement & Engagement - United States

The Director of Advancement & Engagement will serve as an advancement officer for the Rhodes Trust within the Unites States. In this role, the incumbent will participate in a team responsible for building increased engagement of the Rhodes alumni and friends, as well as cultivating and sustaining £1M in annual donations to the Rhodes Scholarship Funds and £20M in capital campaign contributions. For the full candidate pack and details on how to apply, see here

Head of Advancement & Engagement - North America 

The Head of Advancement & Engagement – North America will serve as the lead advancement officer for the Rhodes Trust within the North American geography. In this role, the incumbent will lead a team responsible for cultivating and sustaining more than half of the global annual goal of £1M in donations to the Rhodes Scholars Fund and £20M in capital campaign contributions, and for building increased engagement of the Rhodes alumni and friends. For the full candidate pack and details on how to apply, see here