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Programme Officer
Central Support - UK

Job reference: 015256

Location: Central Support - UK

Closing date: 13/01/2023

Department: Education


Programme officer

 Location: Home based with 2 or more meetings in the Oxford or London areas.

We’re looking to recruit a Programme Officer to support the development of programmes for our schools as well as professional development opportunities for our colleagues both online and face to face. You’ll support your colleagues in the development of online learning opportunities and events as well as developing and leading on bespoke initiatives to increase engagement.

The central support function consists of 150 professionals across Finance, Corporate Development, HR, Marketing, IT, Legal and Education, who each support the continued growth of our more than 75 schools in over 30 countries. By joining Nord Anglia Education, you’ll be contributing to our vision to create a generation of resilient and creative global citizens, who will change our world for the better. 

Our expansive growth plan offers extraordinary opportunities for your career growth, and our entrepreneurial way of working means our colleagues are changemakers in everything they do, with streamlined operations in our central support team requiring leadership from every chair.

Responsibilities include:

  • You’ll develop strong collaborative relationships with other members of the Education Team located in Oxford and London.
  • You’ll develop strong collaborative relationships with our schools and our external partners.
  • You’ll support our professional development strategy, which includes our regular newsletter Connect-Ed.
  • You’ll work on a range of projects in support of the Education Team.
  • You’ll support the development of online programmes such as courses, events and competitions in Global Campus.
  • You’ll support the creation and delivery of professional development opportunities in Nord Anglia University.
  • You’ll support the Education Team in the development and operation of face-to-face events.
  • You’ll develop the technical expertise in the Global Campus and Nord Anglia University platforms required to create, manage and curate content and events.
  • You’ll deliver immediate priorities and plan for future needs.
  • You’ll be focused on continually developing your skills, knowledge and abilities so that you have an up-to-date knowledge of online learning, developing IT skills and can contribute to the success of the team.

Essential skills and qualifications:

  • You’ll be flexible and positive in your approach to work.
  • You’ll have excellent organisational and time-management skills and high attention to detail.
  • You’ll be able to work to tight deadlines and able to prompt others to ensure deadlines are achieved.
  • You’ll be adaptable to working in a fast paced ever changing environment.
  • You’ll be proactive and willingness to take on multiple tasks.
  • You’ll be effective and productive in a home-working environment.
  • You’ll be self-motivated and enthusiastic.
  • You’ll be proficient with Microsoft products for producing reports and presentations, and team working.
  • You’ll continually strive for improvement.
  • You’ll be effective and productive in a home-working environment.
  • You’d like to work in a purpose-led sector.

About us:

We’re Nord Anglia Education, the world’s largest premium international schools organisation. Every day, our teachers and support colleagues help our thousands of students achieve more than they ever imagined possible.

A transformational education at one of our schools is focussed on excellent academic outcomes, creativity, wellbeing, and international connectedness. Our innovative use of educational technology also creates a personalised, 21st century learning experience for all students, while our global scale means we can recruit and retain the world’s best teachers and offer unforgettable events and expeditions.

Our people are empowered to make a difference in their fields of expertise. Our fast pace of growth requires evolution and change from everyone, giving you the chance to define the role you do in the future. This challenges the learning agility of our employees and ensures every day brings interesting new experiences.

Founded in 1972 in the United Kingdom, our first international school opened in 1992 in Warsaw, followed by rapid growth across the world since the 2000s.

When you join our team, you’ll become part of a global family of experts working for a fast-growing premium international brand.

To apply:

Online applications need to be submitted directly through the Nord Anglia Education careers page and should include a CV. Please visit us online at

We are an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.

Please note, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


The closing date for this job has now passed.