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About the role
Working with the Academic Services Manager (Quality and Standards) you will be a key a member of our Quality Office team to provide professional support for the operation of essential quality assurance processes for the College of Science and Engineering.
 
The role will enable you to provide advice and support to the College of Science and Engineering, providing support to the College Dean of Education, advising departments on a range of student matters such as progression and award. You will have the chance do directly support a range of core quality assurance processes including programme approval, annual review, external examining, academic governance and Higher Education Provision. 
 
You will also act as Secretary to University committees and working groups, working with their chair to agree agendas, draft papers and produce accurate minutes and reports.
 
The Quality Office sits within the Directorate of Academic Services, within the wider Division of Student and Academic Services.  The Quality Office team works closely with academic schools and professional services across the University, as well as with senior stakeholders and a range of external individuals and institutions.
About you
Being educated to a degree level equivalent, you will have gained knowledge and understanding of the national framework for the assurance of academic quality in Higher Education. You will have a high level of administrative experience, including drafting high quality documents and reports. 
 
Being an excellent communicator is essential to the role as you will need to be capable of managing a multiple projects simultaneously. You should also have strong IT skills, including the MS Office package, with the ability to analyse information and  produce draft reports and correspondence
Additional information

Informal enquiries regarding this opportunity are welcome and should be made to Andrew Petersen, Head of Quality, Compliance and Student Records on ap262@le.ac.uk or 0116 229 7458 

We anticipate that interviews will take place during the week commencing 7 October 2019
  
Leicester is a leading University committed to international excellence, world-changing research and high quality, inspirational teaching. We are strongly committed to inclusivity, promoting equality and celebrating diversity among our staff. Located in the heart of the UK, you will have the opportunity to progress your career in a supportive and varied environment that values hard work and recognises individual achievement. 

In return for your hard work, we offer a working environment that is committed to inclusivity, through promoting equality and valuing diversity. We offer a competitive salary package with excellent pension scheme and a generous annual leave allowance. Located close to Leicester city centre, our award winning campus benefits from a wide range of cafes, a fully equipped sports centre and nursery facilities. Further information regarding our extensive range of staff benefits is available here