Category : Secondary / High Schools, Non-teaching Jobs, Language Schools, Vocational Schools / Colleges
Location : Beijing, Beijing, China
Posted : 21 days ago
Start Date : January 1, 1970
Workplace Training and Assessment
Our client is the largest and second oldest university press in the world. Started over 530 years ago, they are a world leader, constantly learning and innovating to stay at the front in their field, opening their first overseas office in 1896, visiting East Asia with numerous visits to China in 1911. Today they have offices in 50 countries, publishing over 110 million units, in over 40 languages, and in a variety of formats–print and digital. Publishing over 6,000 new books every year and employing around 6,000 people. Their books, materials and services are sold in 188 countries worldwide.
Their products cover an extremely broad academic and educational spectrum, for all audiences–from pre-school to secondary level schoolchildren; students to academics; general readers to researchers; individuals to institutions. As well as traditional publication, they offer a number of other services, including support to teachers, delivering digital learning and assessment platforms, creating online research tools for students and researchers, providing freely available digital language resources.
As a result of their successful growth in the examinations market they need an Examinations Operations Manager.
As the Examinations Operations Manager, you will be a core member of the mainland China examinations team. Your main responsibilities will be to work with the Oxford AQA central team to develop in-depth understanding of Oxford AQA examinations administration work, policies and procedures and to provide training to examinations' officers at authorized Oxford AQA test centers and to assist Oxford AQA test centers to deliver examiniations in alignment with Oxford AQA policies. You will work closely with schools throughout the approval process, making sure they are aware of approval guidelines and requirements. As the Examinations Operations Manager, you will advise schools on improvement plans based on inspection results; assist centres in student registration – train, keep track and troubleshoot and facilitate examinations logistics, working with the central team and partners in customs clearance, dispatch, and collections from test centres.
You must be organised, focused, and a good people person.
To be successful in this role, you should have over 3 years’ work experience, with some of them being in an international school as an examination’s officer. Have a good understanding and knowledge of the British examination system with existing connections within the education industry. You need to be a great communicator, both written and verbally. Fluent in English and Chinese.
In return you will work in a truly global institution, and a world leader, and one that holds teamwork, innovation, integrity, passion and trust as its key values and has the insight, passion and resources to be at the forefront of innovation in education.
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