Examinations Officer

Salary Grade H, point 16-17* (depending on experience)

£25,295 to £26,317 pro rata

*new Local Government Pay Scales

Usual working weeks: 41 weeks per year

Usual hours of work: 37 hours per week

This is a term time only, plus two weeks of working in the school holidays, position

 After many years of dedicated service our Examinations Officer is retiring and we are searching for a new Examinations Officer to provide a comprehensive examinations service to students and staff at this thriving and busy school

The role will include:

  • The administration and organisation of all aspects of external and internal examinations in accordance with the regulations laid down by the awarding bodies
  • Supervision of team of invigilation staff

We will be pleased to receive applications from those who can demonstrate that they:

  • Have superb organisational skills with an acute eye for detail
  • Hold qualifications at Level 3 (A Levels, or equivalent), including GCSE Maths and English at Grade C or above
  • Have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Have experience of managing a team of people
  • Have outstanding ICT skills
  • Be self-motivated, dedicated, consistent and have a confident, dynamic personality
  • Work effectively under pressure
  • Have very strong interpersonal skills
  • Be able to work with a wide range of staff and students
  • Be a really strong team player
  • Experience of work within education

A for more information please contact, or see the documents below:

Teresa Barsby, Operations Manager

Kingdown School

Woodcock Road

WARMINSTER, Wiltshire, BA12 9DR

Tel:       01985 215551

e-mail: tsb@kingdown.wilts.sch.uk


Closing Date:        Wednesday, 24th April 2019

Interviews:           (to be confirmed – May 2019)

Start Date:             June 2019

The Kingdown School and the Acorn Education Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

If successful in obtaining this post you will be subject to a Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service, as well as health screening.

Related Links and Downloads

If you would like to apply for this job, please read the documents below carefully and submit your application by 4pm on 24th April 2019