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Assessment Coordinator

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 Coordinator to join the Professional Services Team.

Salary: £23,000 per annum
Contract Type: Full Time, Permanent

What is this role and where does it fit in?

Reporting to the Academic Administration Team Leader, this role will be responsible for the coordination of activities for assessments and examinations across the centre, from organisation to the recording, checking and reporting of results. You would produce schedules/timetables, as well as provide administrative support for examination boards and other academic board, and activities in the centre. This role offers fantastic opportunity to develop your skillset as the position will act as a Deputy to the Academic Administration Team Leader.

What experience do you need?

To be successful in this role, the right candidate will need to have previous experience working with exams and assessments. The eye for detail is key, as well as a data-driven way of working. We would like someone that has created, checked, and reported on large volumes of data, so it’s fair to say that this person requires a strong ability with spreadsheets. See some experience below that will definitely be of interest.

  • Expert knowledge of exams and assessment administration.
  • Previous experience working in an admin team in Further or Higher Education.
  • Experience using a University database.
  • Strong Microsoft office skills with a high capability with excel.
  • Determination, focus, and the ability to stay calm under pressure.

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?

Originality

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

Collaboration

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.

Innovation

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.

Opportunity

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.