Examinations Officer, Bushey

Closing date:

Bushey Meads SchoolBushey

Date posted:
Start date: July 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £21,499 - £23,763 p.a
Contract term: Permanent

37 hours per week, term-time + 2 weeks 

(to include 5 INSET days and exam result days in August)

Would you like to work in a school that is ranked 5th most popular in Hertfordshire?

Do you have experience of organising the exams process in education? 

From July 2018 we are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and suitably experienced person as our Examinations Officer. The successful person will be calm, confident and reliable with a ‘can do’ approach to their work. Responsibilities will include the administration of all external and internal examinations; understanding and adhering to all JCQ regulations; liaising with senior leaders, teachers and associate staff to ensure the smooth running of all examination procedures; recruiting, training and managing a team of invigilators and organising results days. You will be required to attend results days in August each year. 

The successful candidate will have excellent IT skills, be proficient in Microsoft Office and SIMS with an ability to work to tight deadlines whilst maintaining a high level of attention to detail. Salary for this term-time post depends on experience but will be in the range of APT & C points 26 – 29 + fringe, paid pro-rata based on the hours worked. (actual salary range: £20,754pa to £23,018pa + £745pa)

Bushey Meads School is part of the growing Bushey St James Trust and is a great place to work. The school is ranked as the 5th most popular school in Hertfordshire (School Guru) with its popularity still rising. We have strong links with local primary schools where good practice and ideas are shared across the Trust. Transport links are good with the M1, M25, A1 and A41 being close by and local bus routes are only a short walk. 

Heavily subsidised childcare is offered as a package with all posts within Bushey St James Trust (BSJT) from September 2018. For more information about the BSJT Little Gems Day Care Nursery please contact Rachael Coombs, BSJT Business Manager, through the HR Team on 020 8955 8833.

Full details of the vacancy can be found on our website www.busheymeads.org.uk along with further information about the school. Alternatively, please contact the HR team on the above number.

If you are interested in applying for this full time position, please send in a completed application form along with a covering letter, addressed to Mr J Turner, Executive Principal. Your completed application form and letter should be returned to the school by post or by email to: vacancies@busheymeads.org.uk by the deadline. Please note that CV’s and late applications will not be accepted.

Closing Date for applications: Tuesday 19th June 2018 (midday)

Interviews:  To be confirmed 

We are committed to safeguarding children and young people. We adhere to stringent recruitment procedures and all post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check. 

The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

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More about Bushey Meads School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Coldharbour Lane, Bushey, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD23 4PA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8950 3000
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About us:

Bushey Meads School is part of the highly successful Bushey St James Trust; a growing Multi Academy Trust in leafy Bushey, Hertfordshire. Transport links are good with the M1, M25, A1 and A41 being close by, bus routes are only a short walk...