Assessment Co-ordinator Ref: 6467

School/department: Brighton and Sussex Medical School
Hours: full time or part time hours considered up to a maximum of 36.5 hours per week. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: permanent 
Reference: 6467 
Salary: starting at £22,254 to £25,627 per annum, pro rata if part time
Placed on: 18 November 2021 
Closing date: 7 January 2022. Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected start date: As soon as possible.
Previous applicants need not apply

Job description

Based at the University of Brighton Falmer site, the post is part of the curriculum support team that manages the organisation and administration of assessments in Years 1 to 5 of the undergraduate medical degree programme and Years 1 and 2 of the Physician Associate course.  

The post-holder will be required to make occasional visits to the Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS) buildings at the University of Sussex and the Royal Sussex County Hospital.

The postholder has specific responsibility for the organisation and delivery of undergraduate and postgraduate practical assessments at the University of Brighton Falmer site.

They will be the first point of contact for faculty, clinicians and students for practical assessment queries in person as well as online. They will work closely with BSMS academic and administrative staff, colleagues in administrative and academic units in the parent universities and clinical staff in NHS partner organisations. 

Applicants should have a good standard of education and possess excellent IT, communication and organisational skills. The post requires a high level of personal responsibility and initiative. 

The successful candidate will be required to work additional hours during the busy exam period from March to July each year. The post holder will be recompensed for additional hours worked

Please contact Tasmin Barnett, Student Systems and Assessment Manager, 01273 642202 or for informal enquiries.

The University of Sussex values the diversity of its staff and students and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

You can find out more about our values and our EDI Strategy,  Inclusive Sussex, on our webpages.

Download job description and person specification Ref 6467 [PDF 216.15KB]

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How to apply

Download our professional services application form - Dec 2020 [DOC 203.00KB] and Personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 119.50KB] and fill in all sections.

You must email your completed application, and personal details and equal opportunities form, to

You should attach your application form and all documents to the email in PDF format (we are unable to accept applications as or .pages) and use the format job reference number / job title / your name in the subject line.

You can also send your application by post to Human Resources Division, Sussex House, University of Sussex, Falmer, Brighton, BN1 9RH.

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