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CDET publishes a list of current job vacancies in dance, drama and musical theatre below.  Supporting the performers, teachers, students and arts’ managers of tomorrow, we will always strive to ensure that guidance on career development and work opportunities remains at the forefront of planning and advancement in the industry.

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ABRSM - Quality and Compliance Executive Products and Services Department

Circa 30,000 per annum


ABRSM is the UK’s largest music education body, one of its largest music publishers and the world’s leading provider of music exams, offering assessments to more than 630,000 candidates in 93 countries every year. We support the teaching and learning of music, in partnership with the Royal Schools of Music. Our mission is to inspire achievement in music.

We are looking for an enthusiastic Quality and Compliance Executive to join us, to provide support to our Learning and Qualifications Director with the maintenance and monitoring of ABRSM’s quality and compliance systems in line with relevant regulatory requirements. The job holder’s responsibilities will include preparing ABRSM’s annual self-evaluation report and annual returns to Ofqual, CCEA and Qualifications Wales, managing internal audits, and investigating irregularities. S/he will provide informed guidance to colleagues across the company on all issues relating to compliance and will ensure that information on our website and in our print materials relating to our qualifications is accurate.

You will have experience of working within a regulated environment, with good knowledge of the regulatory requirements regarding Awarding Organisation regulation and Quality Assurance. Ideally, you will have experience of audit and analysis and of using research findings to make evidence-based decisions. It is essential that you are able to work in a structured and proactive way and are able to use your relationship-building skills to enhance the knowledge and understanding of quality and compliance within ABRSM.

ABRSM is a friendly company that offers its employees a range of benefits, including an interest-free season ticket loan (after passing a probationary period) and a contributory pension scheme.  We are based in contemporary offices with good facilities for staff in a central location in the City of London, which has excellent transport links.

For further details and to apply, please visit our careers site:

Applications must be submitted online by 10.00 on Monday 4 December 2017. 

Interviews are expected to be held in the week beginning 11 December 2017.

For enquiries please contact Nicky Prentice: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

ABRSM is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect our workforce to share this commitment.