Assistant Exam Officer

Northampton International AcademyNorthamptonshire

Northampton international academy are looking for an Assistant Examination Officer to assist the Head Examination Officer by providing operational and administrative support, combining examinations and school’s knowledge to support the school Exams department.


The successful candidate will support with administering the examination process, dealing with all communications relating to exams. They would help with booking and managing the group of exam invigilators, scheduling them to support both full and mock exams ensure that NIA always remains compliant to JCQ regulations and to attend training annually or as required by the JCQ


This is a rewarding role that would require someone who is extremely well organised and has the ability to prioritise work and ensure that strict deadlines are met. Candidates should have excellent communication skills and able to remain calm in a busy environment whilst maintaining confidentiality at all times.

Northampton International Academy is part of the East Midlands Academy Trust, it is an all through school, 4–19, and opened in September 2016. In July 2019, the academy achieved an Ofsted rating of Good. 

It is a fantastic time to join NIA as it has its first Year 11 and 13 intakes, as well as further groups in the primary phase and by September 2021 the school will have over 2000 pupils. This will make NIA one of the largest free schools in the country.

The children and staff at Northampton International Academy are currently completing the opening chapters of its history.  The DNA of NIA is set by our High Expectations and Global Vision and we are building into the curriculum for all year groups our Character Drivers: Collaboration, Responsibility, Respect, Care, Excellence and Aspiration. By instilling these characteristics in our learners, they will flourish both within school and beyond as they set out to create their own histories

By working for our Trust, you’ll be able to take advantage of a wealth of professional development and support opportunities, as well as a range of employee benefits.


These include:

• Continuous professional development and training opportunities

• Dedicated support from our school improvement team

• Career and leadership opportunities within our growing family of schools

• A Trust employee forum with representatives from across the organisation

• A confidential 24-hour Employee Assistance Programme

• Childcare vouchers scheme

• A corporate eye care plan

• Free, state of the art, fitness suite


To apply for this role please download an application form from the school website www.nia.emat.uk For more information or an informal discussion please email recruitment@emat.uk or contact Lorna Stockwell on 07500 559281 


Closing date for application – Friday 9th April 


EMAT reserve the right to withdraw this advert before the closing date if a suitable candidate is found.


EMAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.



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