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Assessment Administrator

Deadline for applications: N/A

Would you like to work for a global business, in a role that offers huge variety and complexity, working with International students in a thriving study centre? If it was also in partnership with Durham University would this be of even more interest?

If so then this could be a perfect role for you! We are Study Group, a global pathway provider in International Education. Durham University International Study Centre has been open for a year, and has seen some fantastic growth. Due to this, an exciting opportunity has opened at the centre, and we are now interested to find an experienced Assessment Administrator to join the Professional Services Team.

Salary: £22,000 per annum
Contract Type: Full Time, Permanent

What is this role and where does it fit in?

This is a fast paced role that will take part in activities to support the centres assessments and examinations. The role will help to produce student schedules and exams, whilst supporting the Assessments Coordinator. When required, this position will assist with induction activities, so the ability to manage multiple tasks, and work in a high pressured environment is key.

What experience do you need?

A strong back ground in admin is definitely required for this role, and if you have experience working assessments and exams then that would be a huge bonus. We are looking for someone that has managed a high volume and is competent with Microsoft Office. What is really key for this role is the right attitudes, and we really want to speak with people that are driven, focused, adaptable, and thrive from working at an exciting fast pace. If you have the below then this is certainly a good start.

  • 1+ years’ experience working in an admin focused role.
  • Previous experience working with Academic Admin, exams, or assessments.
  • Knowledge of University databases.
  • Previous experience working in Further or Higher Education.

Where is this role based?

Our Durham University Study Centre is the newest to the Study Group network, recently opening its doors in September last year. Based in the stunning Queens Campus, it is now a fully functional centre full of talented students from across the globe. The centre runs a varied curriculum across the International Foundation, and the Pre-Masters programme. This is an energetic centre, where no day is the same. The centre is right next to the River Tees and the stunning Infinity Bridge.

The Application Process

We take pride in providing an excellent candidate experience to all potential candidates, so will ensure a timely response and process for all applicants. Please submit your CV via our application website, and a member of the Recruitment Team will be in contact.

Organisational Compliance

Study Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students, and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the role, including checks with past employers, an Enhanced Check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and overseas criminal records if appropriate.

Study Group processes your information in line with data protection regulations. Please see attached our Candidate Privacy Policy.

What does a role at Study Group mean?


We are a unique business within the sector, giving our people a completely different working experience.


We have a large global network and encourage collaboration across the whole business. We work with a number of partners across the network including top tier universities.


We encourage innovation throughout our Centres, ensuring that our students are given an interactive, student centred, and creative, tailor-made learning experience. Our people are given an autonomy within their roles that is rarely seen within the industry.


We believe in continuous professional and personal development, and take pride in offering our staff ample opportunity to achieve their goals. Utilising our large organisational infrastructure, across our different brands, we invite our people to gain valuable experience, and maximise all the exciting tools available to help develop their career.