Salary range: £24,990 - £26,541 p.a. inc.
Hours of work: 36 hours per week
Location: Stonebridge Centre and other locations from time to time
Supporting the workforce deliver
Brent is a tremendously vibrant London borough where the iconic arch of Wembley Stadium dominates the skyline. Spanning both inner and outer London, it is a borough of huge contrasts in terms of its economic, environmental, ethnic and social make up. Brent’s diversity is evident to all who visit our borough and our long history of ethnic and cultural diversity has created a place that is truly unique and valued by those who live and work here.
The council is pursuing a far-reaching transformation agenda that better meets the needs of our community so it is an exciting time to join us.
This is a pivotal role within the MIS team where you will be required to perform your duties to ensure Brent Start functions effectively as an accredited examination centre. By using bespoke software tools and other regular office based software you will provide support in the effective administration of examinations and accreditation processes satisfying external funding bodies and other stakeholders in order to meet the strict awarding body compliance within the adult education sector. In addition this post also holds strong responsibilities towards audit, data protection and funding requirements, with the added duty of being able to support and train other teaching and support staff in the use of the service’s exam processes.
As Exams Officer you will have experience of working successfully with databases and reporting tools. You will have a keen eye for detail and accuracy and have excellent data manipulation, retrieval and information analysis skills. You will have the ability to communicate and collaborate effectively with staff at varying levels to meet service objectives. A real proactive approach is what is needed within this role, where problem solving is a key attribute.
Closing Date: 4 April 2017 (23:59)
Assessment & Interview Date: tbc
Brent Council values the diversity of its community and aims to have a workforce that reflects this and therefore encourage applications from all sections of the community.
Applications are particularly welcome from people with a disability as they are under represented across the council.
All organisations and individuals who work with children and young people, or are involved in providing services for them have a duty to safeguard and promote their welfare.
We are committed to safer recruitment and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Before you join Brent Council, you will need to provide your National Insurance (NI) number and undergo a Home Office Standard I.D. check.
Please note CVs will not be considered as part of your application for this position.
Brent – Proud of Our Diversity.
The Council welcomes job applications from every section of the community.