What We’re Looking For :
We are looking for Admissions Counselors to recruit prospective students for one of our prestigious, highly-ranked University partners’ programmes.
Recruiting qualified applicants for the top-tier programmes we partner with requires a consultative approach, an ability to meet challenges head-on, and a passion for changing lives through high quality education.
In the role you will be the first point of contact for each and every student so a tenacious go getter attitude is a must.
Due to the nature of this role, UK working hours will be the standard (10h00 to 19h00 Monday to Friday). You may also be required to work on a Saturday, should it be business requirements or need.
Relationships matter and make service your mission are two of 2U's guiding principles. These come together when faced with managing difficult conversations, varying points of view and resolving issues across parties.
As part of any customer facing role it is inevitable your responsibilities will include working proactively through complex interactions and relationships.
You will be called upon to manage professionally through situations like these to ensure the best possible outcomes for our students and partners and long term relationships.
Responsibilities Include, But Are Not Limited To :
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About 2U Inc. (NASDAQ : TWOU)
2U is comprised of 3 lines of business : Graduate Degree Programs, Short Course, and Boot Camps. Going beyond traditional learning management systems, we use tech, people, and data to help top universities and enterprise organizations transform in the digital era and eliminate the back row in higher ed.
We support lifelong learning which means thinking beyond a single degree. It means finding ways for students to gain the skills they need to change careers, evolve their expertise, and meet the challenges of the changing world head-on.
We help our partners fill those needs developing new digital education technologies and offerings capable of supporting students at different points in their lives.
Whether they need a simple refresher, to learn something new, or to change their career trajectories completely, our partners are there to help them succeed.
Together with our partners, 2U has positively transformed the lives of more than 275,000 students and lifelong learners.
2U Diversity and Inclusion Statement
2U is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion. Applicants from the previously disadvantaged groups and people with disabilities will be given preference.
Why It’s Great to Work at 2U
2U Cape Town offers a high-energy work environment that’s both challenging and fun. We work hard, but our offices are casual and social places.
We wear jeans to work and fuel brainstorming sessions with coffee from our in-house barista. We have other in-house perks like subsidised healthy meals, a gym with free yoga sessions and social events all year round.
We celebrate special milestones like birthdays and workaversaries, truly showing that #RelationshipsMatter.
2U Cape Town offers a comprehensive benefits package :