Assistant Registrar (Overseas Assessment)
Administrative,Student Services,International Activities
Short info about job
Company: BPP University Limited
Salary: Not specified
Hours: Full Time
Contract type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Type / Role: Professional or Managerial
Phone: +44-1572 2990447
Fax: +44-1261 3703186
Detail information about job Assistant Registrar (Overseas Assessment). Terms and conditions vacancy
Full-time, 12 months fixed term contract in the first instance
Who we are
The BPP Professional Education Group is a global education provider delivering world-class professional qualifications. The group delivers undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes and professional qualifications across the UK, internationally and through innovative online learning platforms.
BPP University is the UK’s only university solely dedicated to business and the professions. We are dedicated to preparing students for a professional career and our programmes are designed in partnership with employers and respected professionals in the fields of law, business, finance and health.
What you’ll do
We are looking for an individual to oversee assessment support services for University programmes as directed by the Senior Assistant Registrar (Operations). You will be required to manage the co-ordination of overseas and distance learning assessments as well as responding to tutor, student and general requests for information. Committed to service excellence and appropriately reflective in your work you will seek to enhance academic support services provision for University students and teaching staff. You will provide advice on matters of University assessment regulation and compliance for University staff and students. You will co-ordinate the operational activities and work of the Overseas Assessment Office. You will be expected to develop an appreciation of higher education sector good practice and to relate this to your day-to-day work, maintaining appropriate professional body memberships e.g. AUA, HEA.
The successful candidate will have experience of working in a professional academic support setting to deliver student and staff support services, preferably in an Academic Registry or Quality Assurance setting, within a university or professional education context. In addition, you will have Knowledge of the QAA Code and experience of applying the Code in your day-to-day work.
With a high level of analytical and problem solving skills, you will have the ability to understand and interpret academic programme structures and assessment requirements and apply academic regulations within your day-to-day work.
With excellent written and oral communication skills, you will have experience of writing letters and reports for varied audiences in a professional context. You will also be a confident and able presenter in meetings and formal presentations
What we offer
BPP exists to help people make the most of their talents – just ask the students who study with us every year. We aim to have an equally positive impact on our employees' careers by providing the culture, career development opportunities and extra benefits to inspire you personally and professionally.
BPP invests heavily in your career development – you will have free access to all of BPP's courses – from gaining an ACCA accountancy qualification, in-house leadership and management training or wide range of personal and professional development opportunities to a Graduate Diploma in Law, you can take your career in any direction you like.
Add to this a comprehensive benefits package, including 25 days’ holiday, private medical insurance, life assurance, group personal pension plan, childcare vouchers and the cycle to work scheme, and you’ll find the BPP Professional Education Group a great company to work for.
To find out more about working at BPP, please visit http://www.bpp.com/working-at-bpp
For a full job description and details on how to apply, please visit: https://www.jobtrain.co.uk/bpp/displayjob.aspx?jobid=1992
Closing date: 15 September