Casual Exam Invigilator, Didsbury, Manchester

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

The Barlow RC High School & Specialist Science CollegeDidsbury, Manchester

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £8.87 per hour plus holiday pay
Contract term: Supply

The Board of Governors of this leading Catholic High School are looking to expand its pool of casual Invigilators for examinations 

The school is located in Didsbury, (often voted as one of the most popular places to live in Manchester) only a short walk from the vibrant shops, bars and restaurants of Didsbury village. You will also have access to excellent transport links to Manchester city centre and surrounding areas.  

The invigilator’s role is to ensure that examinations run smoothly in line with current rules and regulations set out by the examination board. Duties will include distributing and collecting examination papers, reading out instructions to students, starting and finishing exams, and monitoring students within the main examination hall or on a one to one basis. You may also be asked to act as a “reader” (reading examination papers to the student) or a “scribe” (writing answers for students) for those students with access arrangements in line with the current examination board rules and regulations.  

This is a flexible role with varying hours and you will be expected to be available during the main examination periods throughout the year. (February/March/May/June, November).

No previous experience is necessary as full training will be provided.   

You should:  

• Be punctual, reliable and flexible

• Have good literacy and numeracy skills

• Be able to form good relationships with students/staff

• Possess excellent communication skills 

��� Be able to keep calm under pressure or during unexpected circumstances

• Be able to follow instructions 

• Be able to work both as part of a team and independently  

If this sounds like the job for you then come and join us. Please visit our website for an application pack.   Completed applications should be returned to quoting the post title, reference and your name in the subject line of the email. Please note that CVs will not be accepted.   

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  

Closing date: Thursday 22nd March 2018 

Interview date: W/c Monday 26th March 2018  

Our School is committed to safeguarding and protecting the wellbeing of children and young people and expects all staff to share their commitment. An enhanced DBS is required for all successful applicants.

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More about The Barlow RC High School & Specialist Science College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Parrs Wood Road, East Didsbury, Manchester, Lancashire, M20 6BX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 161 445 8053
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