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Interim Director of Curriculum & Assessment

Posted on: May 14th, 2021 by Forde May No Comments

Interim Director of Curriculum & Assessment (6-7mth Contract)

Forde May Consulting is seeking to appoint a new interim Director of Curriculum & Assessment on behalf of the Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA). CCEA is a non-departmental public body funded by and responsible to the Department of Education.


The Interim Director of Curriculum and Assessment will supplement the existing corporate leadership team as they address the challenges of delivering the 2021 summer series of examinations. As Director of Curriculum and Assessment, the post-holder will support the Interim Chief Executive in developing policy ideas in CCEA on curriculum and assessment in preparation for addressing the future challenges in education that will arise in Northern Ireland in the coming years.


Key Accountabilities

As the Education Curriculum and Assessment thought leader within CCEA, the Interim Director of Curriculum and Assessment will:


Desirable skills, experience and knowledge



*defined as School principal or individual with experience of reporting to Board providing strategic advice and direction.

For more information and to apply please send your CV and detailed covering letter, which details how you meet the criteria above, to Forde May Consulting by e-mailing The closing date for applications is 5pm on the 28th May 2021.  Final interviews with CCEA will take place on the 3rd June 2021

CCEA Interim Dir of CandA Job Description and PS TOR 13May version 4