Administrator, Assessment

  • Contract
  • Canada
  • Posted 2 weeks ago

University of Alberta

This place is part of the Non-Tutorial Workers Affiliation (NASA).

This place has a time period size of two years from the date of rent, with the potential for extension, and gives a complete advantages package deal which will be seen on our Advantages Overview web page .

Location – This function is in-person at North Campus Edmonton. 

Working for the College of Alberta

The College of Alberta acknowledges that we’re positioned on Treaty 6 territory, and respects the histories, languages and cultures of First Nations, Métis, Inuit and all First Peoples of Canada, whose presence continues to complement our vibrant neighborhood.

The College of Alberta is teeming with change makers, neighborhood builders, and world shapers who lead with function every day. We’re residence to greater than 40,000 college students in 200+ undergraduate and 500+ graduate applications, over 13,000 school and workers, 260,000 alumni worldwide and have been acknowledged as considered one of Canada’s Greenest Employers for over a decade.

Your work may have a significant affect on an enchanting cross part of individuals—from our college students and stakeholders, to our famend researchers and innovators who’re fairly actually curing illnesses, making discoveries and producing options that make the world more healthy, safer, stronger, and extra simply.

Working for the School of Drugs and Dentistry

The Undergraduate Medical Schooling workplace within the School of Drugs & Dentistry helps college students in a four-year program resulting in the diploma of Physician of Drugs (MD).


This place works carefully with and beneath the course of the evaluation specialist and assistant dean evaluation to supply administrative help within the supply of assessments for the four-year MD program. This place secures examination content material from course coordinators, constructs examinations for supply, and invigilates assessments, whereas sustaining a excessive diploma of accuracy beneath tight timelines. 

The incumbent will work carefully with the course coordinators, college students, departmental clerkship directors in delivering upwards of 200 assessments per yr of various sort, along with early and deferred administrations. 


Assessments (MCQ; OSCE; IRAT; GRAT; TBL): 

  • Working carefully with the evaluation specialist and assistant dean evaluation, this place is liable for everyday actions associated to the supply of all MD program assessments. This encompasses participation in pre-planning conferences, collation and banking of examination gadgets, and development and overview of examinations previous to supply, and put up examination administration. 
  • Answerable for overseeing pre-clerkship and clerkship actions, and together with influencing insurance policies and procedures associated to enrollment uplift in Grande Prairie and surrounding neighborhood growth. 
  • Oversight in onboarding (11) clerkship rotations to make sure continuity of assessments and different deliverables (deferred administrations, lodging, attendance administration) and, as new staffing is employed, or insurance policies and processes are put into place.
  • The incumbent is an invigilator for pre-clerkship exams and works carefully with departmental directors to help the supply of summative clerkship assessments. 
  • Maintains the constructs of an examination utilizing the assorted digital supply programs (,, and
  • Answerable for sustaining a complete examination supply schedule for years one to 4 of the MD program and ensures the scholar examination schedules are printed in MedSIS
  • Communicates routinely with key stakeholders to make sure school, workers and college students are conscious of the examination dates, occasions and areas, together with these for early or deferred administrations
  • Secures laptop labs, medical examination rooms and school rooms for all examinations
  • Constructs all often scheduled and off-cycle exams in (MCQ, iRAT, gRAT, OSCEs, TBL)
  • Ensures college students adjust to examination protocols for in-person, Zoom, and SEM (Good Examination Monitor) proctoring and troubleshooting throughout examination, making certain all college students are in a position to log in to the examination
  • Oversees remedial, in addition to superior and deferred writing of examinations. 
  • Facilitates Crew Based mostly Studying (TBL) periods
  • Secures required tools for the administration of exams and oversees lending of apparatus to clerkship departmental directors
  • Answerable for producing exams outcomes and reviews from Examination.Med and MedSIS, and within the absence of the Evaluation Specialist, will oversee publication of pupil grades in MedSIS
  • Answerable for the preparation, arrange and implementation of Goal Structured Medical -Examinations (OSCEs), each in digital in in particular person codecs in
  • Answerable for offering the orientation for college kids and school/doctor examiners in preparation for OSCE supply
  • Ensures digital video recording of OSCE assessments as required
  • Prepares rating sheets upfront of the examination and compiles P/OSCEs sheets for grading
  • Ensures that standardized sufferers and examiners (school, community-based physicians, and residents) are recruited and oriented for every OSCE/POSCE
  • Offers coaching to workers which might be called-up to help examination administration.  This coaching consists of offering an summary of invigilation guidelines and tips, examination logistics, examination room reserving and arrange, use of evaluation software program, describing the method for grades calculations, provisioning for required examination supplies, and demonstrating tools use the place relevant.

Assessments and administration of distributed websites:

  • With 120 growth college students being positioned in a brand new distributed campus as a part of the UofA strategic initiative in Grande Prairie and surrounding communities (Beaverlodge, Peace River, Spirit River, Excessive Degree, Excessive Prairie), the oversight of all evaluation actions and associated insurance policies and procedures, and implementation oversight is supported by this function.
  • Duty to supervise pre-clerkship and clerkship assessments and staffing within the GP growth. 

Lodging and variations:

  • Coordinates with the Studying Evaluation Heart (LAC) and the Tutorial Success Heart (ASC) for off-cycle exams and for college kids with particular lodging.
  • Ensures all tight deadlines are met to keep up an excellent working relationship with LAC and ASC

Administration of Pupil Attendance:

  • Offers again as much as the Evaluation Specialist in approving/denying pupil absence requests in line with established pre-clerkship and clerkship absence insurance policies
  • Consults with the Assistant Dean, Evaluation and communicates to key stakeholders as required

Helps funds associated to Evaluation actions:

  • Accountable to make sure that School and Resident instructing contributions are correctly diarized in MedSIS and remuneration is processed accordingly (community-based physicians, residents and half time medical school, standardized sufferers)
  • Verifies accuracy of transactions and invoices
  • Helps monetary transaction processing.  This may embody securing neighborhood primarily based physicians and initiation of their funds; making certain satisfactory standardized sufferers are in place and that Well being Sciences Council funds are correct and processed; acquisition of any required provides and tools for assessments; and/or securing catering for examiners. 
  • Helps month-to-month forecasting of the evaluation portfolio

Committee Help:

  • Organizes and actively participates in month-to-month Evaluation Committee conferences

Administrative help:

  • Helps the administration of medical college interviews (a number of mini interviews) for ~ 550 candidates
  • Meets with Evaluation Specialist often to overview insurance policies and procedures to make sure they’re constant and efficient
  • Actively participates in all course planning conferences
  • Helps the acquisition of provides and tools and the continuing upkeep of medical instructing areas
  • Answerable for managing inner and exterior room reserving requests and facilitating entry (VNC) for the Medical Coaching Centre (CTC) (school, workers, physicians, residents, and college students)

Minimal {Qualifications}

  • Submit-Secondary Diploma in Schooling required; mixture of training and/or expertise shall be thought-about
  • Minimal of 5 years administrative expertise
  • Intensive data of and proficiency in Microsoft Workplace (Phrase; Excel; PowerPoint; Visio) and Google Apps; adaptable with utilizing computing software program and rising academic applied sciences
  • Capacity to be taught, use and help others in use of evaluation functions (;;
  • Should be capable to work beneath restricted supervision and beneath tight timelines
  • Expertise with respect to prioritization of a number of duties and with the ability to full all routinely previous to deadline
  • Sturdy understanding of inner insurance policies and procedures associated to evaluation; and familiarity with the overall operations of the College of Alberta
  • Sturdy problem-solving abilities are required each day to each administer assessments

Most popular {Qualifications}

  • Data of medical training is an asset

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We thank all candidates for his or her curiosity; nonetheless, solely these people chosen for an interview shall be contacted.

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