Activate Learning - Exams Manager (Oxfordshire)
Activate Learning is the largest provider of further education and training in Oxfordshire and one of the leading colleges in the learning & skills sector. We are a forward-thinking, commercially focussed inspirational place to work and learn. With high levels of learner achievement and significant investment in resources.
The Examinations Team are responsible for all matters relating to the students' outcomes – obtaining information from Faculties, registration of students with awarding bodies, entering students for exams, running of the exams, processing of results and providing examination data as required. An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Exams Manager (Oxfordshire) to join our busy team. The core role involves managing and leading the examinations officers and supporting the smooth running of all examination processes within our Oxfordshire College sites (the City of Oxford College, Technology Campus in Blackbird Leys and Banbury & Bicester College.
You will have excellent organisational and teamwork skills, and a high level of customer service skills to enable you to communicate effectively with all our customers. Previous experience and confidence in using a large database is essential. Strong IT skills and the ability to use all Microsoft programmes including Outlook, Excel and Word are essential. Management experience within an educational environment is desirable, as the ability to manage and lead a team across sites will be a core role. The ability to use your own initiative, and be friendly and confident in dealing with day to day systems, procedures and students is essential.
Travel across our Oxfordshire sites is a requirement for this role.
If you like a challenge, then this is the post for you. We look forward to meeting you.
Interviews will take place at the City of Oxford College, on Thursday 31st October 2019