Join the Team

GL Assessment is a thriving and fast moving business with a strong and resourceful team at its heart. As the leading provider of formative assessments in the UK we have an excellent reputation amongst primary and secondary schools, and we are rapidly expanding our reach in international markets as well – we work with ministries and schools in over 100 countries around the world.

We value our team and offer real opportunities for growth and development for the right candidate. Working at GL Assessment gives you all the benefits being part of a large and reliable organisation with all the agility, energy and informality of a small enterprise.

We look for innovators, collaborators and experts within their field. Join GL Assessment and you will have the chance to make a real difference to both our organisation and the schools, teachers and pupils that we work with. 

If you want to be part of our continuing success story, then we would love to hear from you.

Offices

Head office, West London

Our new creative hub in West London is home to our publishing, sales and marketing teams. With onsite café and gym, easy access to tube and train, and ample car parking space it’s clear to see why our team love our new open plan office space. 

Customer services and distribution, Swindon

With its excellent transport links, Swindon is an ideal location for our warehouse and customer services team. This close knit team provide the first point of call for customers and are the backbone of our business. It’s a lively and energetic place to work.

Technology office, Rainton Bridge

Located in the heart of the Northern Powerhouse, our technical team have their own home with an environment specially created to suit the needs of digital developers.

Boardworks office, Oxford

The Oxford office is the home of Boardworks, creators of Doddle, our online platform for resources, homework and assessment. Located just off the trendy Cowley road and a stone's throw from the heart of this historic city, this is a fantastic place to work.

Vacancies

Take a look at our current vacancies in our offices below.

Commissioning Editor

We are currently looking for a Part time Commissioning Editor to join our team in Oxford on a 12-month FTC.

The Commissioning Editor is responsible for the delivery of market-focussed digital educational resources, from commissioning authoring to the final digital files published online. Working closely with the Head of Production or Publisher, the Commissioning Editor takes ownership of projects by proactively engaging and managing external suppliers and internal design, development and editorial personnel attached to the project. The Commissioning Editor is also responsible for helping to form and carry out a publishing strategy that meets the overall aims of the company.

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International Accounts Deputy Team Leader

GL Assessment have an exciting opportunity for an International Accounts Deputy Team Leader to join our team in Brentford.

The International Accounts Deputy Team Leader is integral to international business development and customer support through providing account management and support to international school customers. Required to work collaboratively with other International Account Executives to enable smooth transitions for customers, especially during ‘peak periods’, support the Team Leader in the daily operations of the team and provide cover for International Account Executives when required.
The International Accounts Deputy Team Leader will directly line manage up to 3 International Account Executives, working closely with the International Accounts Team Leader to ensure consistency in training, development, coaching and performance management.
Working as part of a team but taking responsibility for personal accounts managed, the role is varied and requires effective time management to manage a mix of inbound and outbound activity.

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Warehouse Assistant

GL Assessment have an exciting opportunity for a Warehouse Handwork Assistant to join our team in Swindon.

The Warehouse Handwork Assistant will undertake general warehouse duties such that an efficient, cost-effective warehouse and distribution service is maintained.

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Account Manager (Brentford)

GL Assessment have a new opportunity for an experienced Account Manager to join our team in Brentford.

The Account Manager will provide account management and support to our account customers. You will build relationships, identify product and training needs and provide support throughout the customer lifecycle.

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STEM Editor

GL Assessment have an exciting opportunity for a STEM Editor to join our team in Oxford.

The Editor will work on a selection of subjects for UK, US and international schools, with a focus on Science and other STEM subjects. The Editor can expect to gain substantial experience in the development of digital educational resources by working on complex and market-focussed digital projects. Editors will be required to edit, typeset, proofread, draw simple digital diagrams, and test content for multiple projects as well as liaise with internal developers and designers to create stunning interactive content. The Editor will have extremely good communication and organisation skills, as well as the ability to think clearly and work under pressure. Time management and the ability to prioritise are crucial, as are excellent scheduling skills.

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Developer

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a skilled Developer to join our team in Oxford (9-month FTC).

The Developer will work with the Lead Developer and Head of Production to manually refactor Flash activities to HTML and ensure they work within our web application. The Developer will be working to a tight timeline and making strategic decisions in collaboration with other team members to improve the speed of the project and reduce risk. You will have the freedom to select appropriate technologies to use to elegantly solve unique conversion challenges, while paying special attention to ensuring functionality across a range of devices and browsers and fidelity of the HTML version to the original Flash source file.

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Project Editors FTC Oxford

We are currently looking for Project Editors to join our team on a 14-18-month FTC basis. The Project Editors that will be working with a small, dedicated team of editors and developers to convert all our Flash-based educational resources to HTML. The Project Editors will be working with the latest Adobe software, Animate CC, as well as bespoke in-house tools and processes. This is a fantastic opportunity to learn about the challenges facing digital publishers and to get hands on experience with new technologies.

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Purchase Ledger Controller

GL Assessment have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Purchase Ledger Controller to join our team in Brentford.

We are looking for a Purchase Ledger Controller  to take accountability for all aspects of end to end purchase ledger and purchase order processes.

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Our Values

Our values reflect who we are, what we do, and what we would like to see more of. We also look for these values in our potential colleagues – does this sound like you?

We must respond to meet changing expectations and needs from our customers, the government and our partners.

We’re ambitious and resourceful; always on the lookout for new opportunities. We strive to constantly improve to support the communities we serve.

We are passionate about the quality of our work. Our solutions are meticulously researched and developed to the highest possible standard.

We work together as one team, wherever we are in the company. We support each other, while taking account for our own actions.