Examinations Assistant

  • Location : London
  • Status : Permanent contract
  • Salary : £25,758 - £28,347 per annum
  • Closing date : 15/06/2022
  • Interview date : 24/06/2022
As Examinations Assistant, you will provide administrative support to the Head of Exams and the clinical exams team.  Digitising the written and clinical exams was one of the biggest projects ever run by the College. It has improved the accessibility of MRCPsych exams and has led to a significant increase in exam entries.  
As the Exams Assistant you will need to be technically proficient with good computer literacy skills. You will be co-ordinating onboarding sessions to train candidates on how to use the clinical exams software platform and setting up onboarding sessions via Microsoft Bookings.  
On clinical exam days you will co-ordinate the standardisation meetings, train exams team hosts on how to use Zoom and work with IT to troubleshoot issues to ensure all participants can attend the meetings.  
Alongside supporting the clinical exams you will support the Head of Exams with setting up meetings, minute taking and managing email and phone communications so excellent written and verbal communications skills and strong customer service skills are essential.   

The College values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community, reflecting the population it serves.

We are committed to building and maintaining an inclusive and supportive culture, a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed on merit. We aim to promote a more inclusive environment, which attracts all candidates and signals our commitment to celebrate and promote diversity. 

We will consider putting into place appropriate reasonable adjustments for candidates who may have a disability. 

We only recruit the best and in return for your commitment the College offers an attractive salary and benefits. 

We operate a hybrid model of working on site (minimum two days a week) and working from home/remote, which helps to ensure a flexible work life balance.

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How to apply

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We welcome applications from all sectors of the community.

Closing date: Wednesday 15 June 2022 at 10am

Interview date: Friday 24 June 2022 - via Microsoft Teams

The College is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Charity registration no. 228636

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