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School Examination and Administrative Officer

Nishkam High SchoolBirmingham


DATES: Apply by midday on Friday 24th September 2021

TITLE: Examination and Administrative Officer

SALARY: Grade 5 - FTE £23 234 - £26 946

  (Pro rata salary £20,407.73 - £23,668.19)  

LOCATION: Nishkam High School – Birmingham

REPORTING TO: Associate Principal and Office Lead  

TO COMMENCE:        November 2021

CONTRACT TYPE: Permanent; 40 hours per week; 8.00 a.m. to 4.30 p.m. (term time + two weeks)


The Role This role is essential in providing the organisation and administration of all internal and external examinations and to provide administrative support in the school office.


As a key member of the High School’s support team you will be responsible for the smooth running and administration of all examinations and to liaise with teachers, students, parents and examination boards in respect of examination requirements, entries, results and communications, ensuring that the school adheres to all Awarding Bodies’ regulations.


To provide administrative support to the whole school as part of the Support Staff Team. This will include supporting Reception when required.


Background You will be working with a pioneering group, Nishkam School Trust, a flagship of the DfE Free Schools programme.


The Trust has opened:-


• Nishkam Primary School Birmingham – September 2011

• Nishkam High School – September 2012

• Nishkam School West London – September 2013

• Nishkam Primary School Wolverhampton – September 2014


Nishkam High School is a Sikh ethos, multi-faith school that nurtures pupils of all faiths and beliefs and those of no faith. The Nishkam ethos is to create a selfless mind-set, to go beyond ourselves to serve others, create supportive communities and to realise our true potential.  


The core of Nishkam education is the triple pursuit of academic excellence, creating a community that supports children and nurturing a strong values-led approach to life.


Nishkam School Trust (NST) are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. Any successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.


To apply:

• You need to complete an application form, which you can download from our website https://www.nishkamschooltrust.org/nhsb/page/?title=Vacancies&pid=127 or contact the school office on 0121 348 7660

• Applications to be sent to recruitment.nhsb@nishkamschools.org by midday on Friday 24th September 2021.

• Successful applicants will be contacted on Tuesday 28th September 2021.

• Interviews will be held week commencing 4th October 2021.


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