Examinations Officer, Cumbria

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The Queen Katherine SchoolCumbria
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Start date: Negotiable
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £23,398 FTE ( £17,696 pro rata)
Contract term: Permanent

Examinations Officer

32 hours p.w. / term time only plus 1 week in school holidays (must include examinations results days)  

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Examinations Officer to be responsible for the efficient administration, organisation and management of the Academy Examinations plan. Duties include organising the calendar of examinations and assessments, providing appropriate provision and supervision of the examinations staff, ensuring all examinations run smoothly, acting as a central receiver of the information from Examinations Boards, DfE, LA and other bodies, processing examination results and preparing data as required by stakeholders. 

The ideal candidate will have strong administrative experience preferably gained within a secondary school examinations department. A high level of computer literacy is required, specifically with Excel and SIMS. Excellent attention to detail, grammatical and numerical accuracy and organisational skills are essential, as is discretion and confidentiality. You will also possess outstanding communication and interpersonal skills, be competent in managing your time and minimising financial impact.  

The school is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure via the Disclosure & Barring Services (DBS).

Closing date for applications: submission accepted until noon on Friday 8th September 2017 

Interviews will be held : w/b 11th September 2017 

Start date : Negotiable  

If you have any queries, please contact  Tracy Houlden, HR Manager  tracy.houlden@queenkatherine.org 

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More about The Queen Katherine School
Address: Part of the Multi Academy Trust, Appleby Road, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 6PJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1539 743900