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Job Title

Education & Professional Development Officer


Veterinary Council Of Ireland


Veterinary Council Of Ireland, 53 Lansdowne Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4 D04 NY29


Application details/procedure: An opportunity arises for a committed and reliable member to join a strong team in the Veterinary Council executive as Education & Professional Development Officer. Reporting to the Education & Professional Development Manager, the Education & Professional Development Officer will be responsible a range of administrative tasks relating to education and continuing veterinary education (CVE) for registered veterinary practitioners and veterinary nurses. This role will be responsible for responding to queries on CVE, accurately and efficiently assessing and processing CVE course approval applications, verifying annual compliance with CVE requirements, and assisting with auditing procedures in line with VCI CVE regulations.  The Education & Professional Development Officer will be the first point of contact for queries relating to CVE, providing a professional and courteous service to all stakeholders, including CVE course providers, using various communication types. The Education & Professional Development Officer will be a point of contact for queries relating to Undergraduate Education Programme accreditation, providing a professional and courteous service and liaising with education programme providers in any scheduled accreditation assessment by the VCI. They will be responsible for general administration and maintenance of all related documentation and the production of data and statistical reports periodically as required.  The Education & Professional Development officer will be the secretary to the Council’s Veterinary Education and Training Committee, and the Veterinary Nursing Committee, preparing meeting papers, scheduling meetings, recording minutes, and carrying out directed actions for each meeting. A can-do ability and professional customer service focus is required for this key role within the VCI executive team. A commitment to a public interest organisation and an appreciation for collegiality and team spirit is welcomed. Closing date: 09/07/2021. Please note that this advertisement is being hosted by the Public Appointments Service on The Public Appointments Service has no involvement in, or responsibility for, the recruitment and selection process or the terms and conditions which relate to this post.

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46 days ago