Quality Assurance Officer

Royal Academy of Dance

34.5 hours per week

The Royal Academy of Dance is a dynamic organisation dedicated to advancing standards of dance education and teaching, and to promoting and investing in the development of dance worldwide.  The Academy’s Faculty of Education offers internationally recognised qualifications including university validated degrees, and RAD professional awards.

An exciting opportunity has arisen in the form of a Quality Assurance Officer where the successful candidate will be responsible, in liaison with the Head of Quality Assurance, for the implementation and operation of the Faculty of Education academic quality assurance procedures and policies. 

For the role of Quality Assurance Officer, you will need to be educated to degree level, have previous experience in administrative work in a higher and / or professional education environment, including servicing meetings and writing minutes.



You will need excellent written and verbal communication skills in English (policy writing, reports, written copy for validation/periodic reviews), have the ability to research and analyse information and provide concise summaries as well as the ability to work competently with a range of software, web content management systems and spreadsheets. An understanding of Equal Opportunities and Inclusion, Data Protection, Safeguarding and Prevent duty will be required.

You will be required to work with a wide range of people and to build successful working relationships, and have excellent organisational skills with effective time management. A talent to work confidentially with discretion, tact and diplomacy are a must.

This Quality Assurance Officer is a rewarding and challenging role within the Faculty of Education at the Royal Academy of Dance, which is a forward thinking, equal opportunities employer.   Additional benefits to the salary include 25 days paid holiday, health insurance (after 6 months), pension scheme, season ticket loan, cycle to work and childcare voucher schemes.

How to apply

To apply for the role of Quality Assurance Officer, please click on the APPLY button below and you will be redirected to the Royal Academy of Dance website where you can download an application pack.  CVs are only accepted in support of a completed application form. No agencies please.

Closing date: 24 October 2016 at 12.00 noon

Interviews on: 3 November 2016 

Share this job
  Share by Email   Print this job   More sharing options
We value your feedback on the quality of our adverts. If you have a comment to make about the overall quality of this advert, or its categorisation then please send us your feedback
Advert information

Type / Role:

Subject Area(s):