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Examinations Officer - Part Time (28hrs)

Academic Registry

Location:  Hawkshead (nr Potters Bar, Herts)
Salary:  £30,682 to £35,802 Pro Rata Per Annum Including London Weighting
Permanent / Part Time
Closing Date:  23.59 hours BST on Thursday 07 July 2022
Interview Date:  Monday 18 July 2022
Reference:  ACR-0131-22

Part of the University of London, the Royal Veterinary College (RVC), has a dedicated workforce of over 1000 employees based mainly our two sites; at our Camden campus in London and at our modern and vibrant Hawkshead campus in rural Hertfordshire. The RVC has a unique, rich heritage of innovation and leadership in veterinary medicine and science. 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced administrative professional to join the Examinations Office which is based in the Academic Registry. The RVC offers a range of qualifications in the veterinary and biosciences fields with a corresponding range of academic and clinical assessments. 

The successful candidate will have demonstrable organisation and IT skills, high attention to detail and proven ability to work flexibly carrying out this essential role.

The post holder will be responsible for overseeing all stages of the assessments process, including the organisation of exam paper setting and scrutiny, arrangements for the large-scale marking of assessments, and confirmation of results at the annual Board of Examiners. 

You will be part of a responsive and proactive team who are dedicated to providing excellent customer service, working with the wider exams team and a large number of internal and external examiners. This is an essential role as the examinations set the academic and professional standards vital to the integrity, reputation and ultimately the success of the RVC and its students.

We offer a generous reward package including an employer contribution pension scheme.

If you have any queries regarding the role, please contact Lauren Christian, Head of Examinations, via email -

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The RVC values diversity and is committed to the equality of opportunity. Balancing both the needs of the business with those of our staff, we will consider applications to work on a flexible basis where possible.