Exams Officer, Chorley, Lancashire

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Southlands High SchoolChorley, Lancashire
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Start date: January 2019 or sooner if possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade 5 Point 17-21
Contract term: Permanent

Southlands High School has now completed one year as a school within the newly formed Mosaic Academy Trust with Standish High School. We are seeking to appoint an Exams Officer.

The position is 37 hours a week, term time plus two weeks. Grade 5 point 17 -21 (£18,672 - £20,541) pro rata.

Actual week’s pay is 46.2 weeks.

The post will be available on a permanent contract and starts in January 2019 or sooner if possible.

Southlands High School is seeking to appoint an experienced Exams Officer to provide high levels of organisation and accurate delivery of an exam season. This role requires absolute accuracy and the use of highly organised systems at all times. You must be an excellent communicator and have exceptional administrative and organisational skills.

Previous experience of working within a school environment would be an advantage and a genuine interest in working amongst young people is essential. Flexibility is crucial to meet the demands of a busy school as is the ability to build effective relationships with staff, governors and the whole school community.

Responsibilities include: (See full job description)

 Operating as the school’s examinations officer and undertaking the associated administration including electronic entry and registration for courses for external qualifications, mock exams and internal exams.

 To act as a focal point for examination queries, liaising with staff, students and/or parents as necessary and ensuring that all relevant documentation is processed in this regard.

 To be aware of JCQ and exam board requirements and ensure that they are met.

All candidates should complete the application form.

Closing Date Monday 22nd October 2018 at 12noon.

Completed Application Forms should be returned by email to mearsc@southlands.lancs.sch.uk or by post to Mrs C Mears, Headteacher’s PA, Southlands High School, Clover Road, Chorley, Lancashire PR7 2NJ

Interviews will be held on Thursday 25th October 2018.

Southlands is an Equal Opportunities Employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community.

This post is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1975. If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).



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Address: Clover Road, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 2NJ, United Kingdom
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