Athena Swan Coordinator Grade 7

GOS ICH requires an Athena Swan Coordinator to support with the development of the next Athena SWAN application in March 2020. The role holder will primarily be responsible for collating and analysing our staffing and survey data and interpreting this to advise and guide the focus of equality initiatives.

Internal GOSH/ICH and external candidates.

Duties and Responsibilities

This new post will provide focused Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) support to the UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health, particularly in relation to Athena SWAN. Working closely with the Departmental EDI Lead and the Deputy Institute Manager, you will provide high-level support for the work of our focus groups, monitor the delivery of our EDI action plan and report on staff data through high-level reports and briefings.

This post is funded for 1 year in the first instance, with the potential for extension.

Key Requirements

You will be able to demonstrate good knowledge and understanding of EDI issues and challenges and an awareness of Athena SWAN charter submissions - the Higher Education Sector wide gender equality chart mark. You will be able to work independently, using your initiative to prioritise work under the pressure of competing demands and tight deadlines while maintaining high standards. You will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and be able to deal effectively and professionally with staff across the Institute and with our partners.

Further Details

A full job description and person specification can be found at the bottom of this page. To apply for the vacancy please click on the 'Apply Now' button. If you require a paper of the application form, please contact For any informal enquiries about the post, please contact Tansy Jones, Institute Manager at

We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level. We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible.

Athena Swan Coordinator - 1799350 - Job Description (101 KB) 

Closing Date: 15 Apr 2019
Latest time for the submission of applications: 23:59
Interview date: 25 April 2019