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Job Details

Job Title

Quality Systems Officer



£16,231 - £17,372 (pro-rata) per annum


Date Posted


Closing Date

Application forms must be submitted by 10.00 am on Monday 13th June 2016. Interviews will be held week commencing Monday 20th June 2016.

Job Type

Job Description

A unique opportunity to work for an outstanding residential adult education College

Quality Systems Officer

18 hours per week (0.5 contract), working at least 3 days per week

Hourly rate: £7.88 per hour

Northern College has been graded outstanding in all areas by Ofsted and we are looking for someone to join the College who can contribute to our continued success. Northern College offers a wide range of adult learning provision including; literacy, numeracy and return to study courses, enrichment activities, an Access to Higher Education Diploma, Higher Education courses and a varied programme of Trade Union Studies. Set in beautiful parklands and with excellent facilities, Northern College for Residential Adult Education has a powerful reputation for the quality of its services.

Working to the Academic Director for Foundation Learning you will be responsible for coordinating the College’s quality assurance processes. You will maintain the College Quality Improvement site and also support managers to produce both annual and 6 monthly reports on the College’s PROSAR database system. Knowledge of quality assurance processes within an educational setting will be essential for this role. Experience of using the Microsoft Office suite of applications is essential, along with a minimum of GCSE grade C in English or equivalent and an NVQ Level 2 in administration or equivalent.

The benefits of working for the College include: access to the Local Government pension scheme, free on-site parking, family friendly policies and opportunities for professional development. To find out more information about the College, view the job description and person specification and to download an application form please visit the careers page at www.northern.ac.uk.

For any queries about this vacancy please contact the HR department on 01226 776000.

To find more information on the College itself, view the job description and person specification and to apply online please go to www.northern.ac.uk and click on Careers at Northern. To receive a postal application form please contact the Human Resources department on 01226 776000.

The Northern College is committed to safeguarding and promotes the welfare of all learners and expects all staff to share this commitment.

We are an equal opportunities employer, applications are particularly welcome from disabled, black and minority ethnic groups as they are currently under represented within our staff group.

Registered Charity Number 507245

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