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Examinations Officer

St Wilfrid's Church of England AcademyBlackburn with Darwen

I am delighted that you have expressed an interest in working at St Wilfrid’s Church of England Academy. We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and highly effective Examinations Officer to manage, coordinate and administer the external public examinations process and assist with the internal exams conducted within the centre.

The nature of the role requires someone who is willing to be flexible in managing their workload, particularly during the external exam season. As Head of Exams you will be a dedicated, calm, flexible and extremely well-organised individual. Previous experience of administrating exams in an educational setting is desirable, but not essential. You will have excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills, a keen eye for detail and accuracy and a high level of proficiency with database management systems. Alongside the work that comes within the role of Examination Officer, you will be required to contribute to the general administrative work within the Academy.

If you were to be successful in your application, you would be joining an Academy which strives for excellence. We benefit from purpose-built accommodation with excellent facilities. All in all, it is a wonderful place to work, learn and worship. Our vision is ‘Lord Direct us to Live Life to the Full’, rooted in John 10:10. Whilst Learning, we are Inspired and develop our Values through Experiences as each member flourishes. We aim to raise aspirations, realise potential and develop well-rounded successful staff and young people.

The Academy is committed to safeguarding the welfare of its students and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service certificate check, checks of the relevant barred/prohibition lists and also a right to work check.

We believe that it is our job to make tomorrow better than today for both students and staff. If you wish to support us with this, I warmly encourage you to apply for this post.

Please submit the Support Staff application form, which can be downloaded from the Academy website along with a letter of application of not more than two A4 sides, detailing how your experiences to date qualify you for the post. These should be sent to Mrs K Nightingale, PA to the Principal, via

The closing date for the receipt of applications is 12 noon on Thursday 6th January 2022.

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