Assessment Officer Ref 4598

School/department: Brighton and Sussex Medical School
Hours: part time hours considered up to a maximum of 29.2 hrs/0.8FTE. Requests for flexible working options will be considered (subject to business need).
Contract: permanent 
Reference: 4598 
Salary: starting at £25,941 to £30,046 per annum, pro rata
Placed on: 15 October 2020
Closing date: 30 October 2020.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected start date: As soon as possible.

Job description

This vacancy is only open to those currently employed by the University of Sussex or the University of Brighton.

Brighton and Sussex Medical School invites applications for the post of Assessment Officer.

As a key member of the Curriculum Support Team, the post-holder will have specific responsibility for organising practical examination delivery and delivery of national examinations. 

Based at the University of Brighton Falmer campus, the post-holder will be responsible to the Assessment Team Manager and will work closely with members of BSMS faculty and administrative colleagues, liaising with appropriate colleagues in other administrative and academic units in the parent universities, and colleagues in the partner NHS Trusts. 

The post holder will possess excellent organisational, administrative and communication skills. Previous experience of organising examinations or events, servicing meetings and collating and interpreting data for documents or reports is essential.

Download job description and person specification Ref 4598 [PDF 154.80KB]

Please note that the University of Sussex is unable to provide visa sponsorship for this position, and thus any applicant should ensure that they have the legal right to work in the UK for the period of the post. The University of Sussex requires all successful applicants to provide proof of permission to work in the UK before they commence work. Should you therefore require further information, please visit the Home Office website.

How to apply

Download our professional services application form [DOC 183.00KB] and personal details and equal opportunities form [DOC 162.50KB] 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 (don't use a web-based upload/weblink service) 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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