Curriculum and Assessment Officer Ref 6773

School/department: School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences/Professional Services
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:Fixed term for 1 year from appointment
Reference: 6773
Salary: starting at £26,341 to £30,497 per annum, pro rata if part time
Placed on: 08 October 2021
Closing date:  26 October 2021.  Applications must be received by midnight of the closing date. 
Expected interview date: tbc
Expected start date: tbc

Job description

This vacancy is only open to those currently employed by the University

We are seeking a helpful, proactive, and well-organised individual to provide administrative support for curriculum, quality assurance and student assessment processes.

The post-holder will work closely with the Director of Teaching and Learning, the School Administrator, and other senior staff as well School Office team members and academic services.

The successful candidate will be a versatile team player who will relish taking ownership of their workload and delivering a high standard of support. You will have experience in administration and a keen eye for detail. You will enjoy a supportive team environment and a wide variety of tasks that will vary throughout the year, keeping the job fresh and interesting.

This role would suit applicants with experience of working within a higher education environment and significant experience of student and course administration.

The School Office is vital to the smooth-running of the School and you will contribute to the high standards of service delivery within the teaching and learning team.

Please contact Gemma Harman  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 6773 [PDF 156.49KB]

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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 110.00KB] 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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