A great opportunity has arisen for an Assessment Officer to join our School of Health and Social Care and provide high quality administrative support to the School.
Duties of the Role
Working closely with the University Academic Services Assessment and Progress teams, providing advice to students and staff on the rules of assessment and assessment policies, contributing to improvement projects, reviews of procedures and supporting the maintenance, updating and publication of the rules of assessment. You will also:
A list of full duties are detailed within the attached jobpack.
Skills and qualifications required
To be successful, you will need to have:
Organised health and social care is one of the greatest achievements of the 20th century, made possible by the vision and dedication of the professionals who staff it.
We prepare our students to join that inspirational workforce as a caring, compassionate and competent professional who shares our commitment to improving lives. We offer courses across undergraduate, Masters and research degree level, as well as Continuing Professional Development for those enhancing their skills.
We are at the forefront of preparing people to solve real-life issues in health and society, offering courses that both commissioners and employers believe in. People are at the heart of all we do. We work in partnership with people from all walks of life, who offer us their expertise and experience, making us a team of people who truly understand what is needed from health and social care professionals – now and in the future.
This position will sit within the professional services team and our professional services staff are responsible for the day-to-day operation of the department, supporting the delivery of our teaching and our research.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join the School during their exciting time of growth, with increasing student numbers.
At the University of Essex, internationalism and diversity is central to who we are and what we do. We are committed to being a cosmopolitan, internationally oriented university that is welcoming to staff and students from all countries, faiths and backgrounds, where you can find the world in one place.
To support this commitment we have our Global Forum, a staff-led network that promotes and celebrates the rich cultural diversity among Essex staff, and our Colchester campus based Faith Centre, which hosts regular services, meetings and events organised by our chaplains and faith representatives.
Please see the attached job pack, which contains a full job description and person specification, which outlines the full duties, skills, qualifications and experience needed for this role plus more information relating to the post. We recommend you read this information carefully before making an application. Applications should be made on-line, but if you would like advice or help in making an application, or need information in a different format, please contact the Resourcing Team (firstname.lastname@example.org).
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