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Head of Examinations (Professional Education)

Head of Examinations (Professional Education)

A leading membership organisation in central London who train, support and develop healthcare professionals in the UK, are recruiting for a Head of Examinations on a full time, permanent basis.

This is a great time to join a progressive, forward thinking, professional membership body who embrace change and always look to be a step ahead in their field. With a new brand strategy in place and new global partnerships recently made, this is a truly exciting time to join.

As the Head of Examinations, you will hold a key role in a large examinations team, reporting into the Director of Education, Training and Examinations. You will lead on the development, implementation and quality of all written and practical Examinations as well as overall operational management, including being responsible for budgets, processes and projects within the Examinations department.

As the Head of Examinations, you will manage and motivate the Examinations Team, work closely with clinicians in multiple faculties and build and maintain strong relationships with external stakeholders to ensure the best high quality service.

With a commitment to innovation and constant development, you will also play a key role in identifying areas for improvement and making recommendations for change.

To be considered for this role, you will need a strong track record of extensive management experience in an examinations role within higher or professional education as well as extensive experience managing day to day operations.

Importantly you will not only have experience delivering written examinations, but you will also have a strong track record of delivering practical or clinical examinations.

You will also need to be an exceptional communicator with people at all levels and will be able to show your experience of effective people management and development.

You'll hold an advantage if you have knowledge of UK Postgraduate Medical Education or medical training processes and experience managing teams through change.

If you are person who takes a flexible approach to work and thrives under pressure without compromising quality, this could be a great role for you!

CLOSING DATE: Friday 24th May 2019

To show your interest, or for more information regarding the role and application requirements, please send your CV to quoting reference number J69619DT.