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Invigilator - Casual

Mascalls Academy , Paddock Wood

  • Ref:KCC886-5439-72S
  • Posted:06/09/2022
  • Pay:£9.55 per hour
  • Start Date:November 2022
  • App Close Date:03/10/2022 at 23:45
  • Interviews:TBC

Advert

We are looking to appoint a suitably experienced Invigilator to join us from November 2022, for the exams taking place throughout the academic year. The ideal candidate will be punctual and well organised, an excellent communicator, have experience of supervising students and be flexible with their availability. Whilst experience is preferred, full training will be provided for the successful candidate. Whilst the role is ad-hoc, hours will be agreed with the successful candidates in advance and there will be an opportunity to work regularly during the academy’s usual examination periods.

Please note that the Invigilator role is offering £9.55 per hour and previous experience is desirable for this post. ​​​​​​​

What we expect from you: The main purpose of this role is to supervise examinations and to ensure that guidelines and regulations for the integrity and security of the examination papers and procedures are followed during examination sessions.  ​​​​​​​

Typical duties include the following;

  • To ensure a calm environment to give the candidates the best possible exam experience.

  • To set up the examination rooms as determined by the Cover and Exams Manager.

  • To be aware of any needs that candidates may have during an examination.

  • To ensure that no inappropriate/not allowed items are brought into an examination room.

  • To ensure that candidates follow regulations of an exam room and to be vigilant at all times.

  • Ensure all candidates are aware of the information and of any notice that may affect them.

  • To ensure all candidates are seated according to the seating plan provided.

  • To ensure all candidates receive appropriate exam question papers and answer papers.

  • To record attendance on the appropriate attendance register.

  • To ensure that there is no talking or disruption for the candidates once an exam has begun.

  • To ensure answer scripts are collected, sorted into candidate number order and supervised as required, passing them safely to the Cover and Exams Manager for dispatch.

  • To maintain security and confidentiality at all times.

  • To highlight any concerns or issues to the Cover and Exams Manager.

  • To assist in other activities as may reasonably be requested by the Centre from time to time.

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Information about the school

Working with us at Mascalls Academy: Mascalls Academy is a secondary school at the heart of the community and our small school model ensures that each and every student gets the personal support and challenge they need to reach their full potential. The academy is divided into four colleges – Shackleton, Earhart, Luther King and Marie Curie Sixth Form College each having their own personality and range of specialisms, allowing them to be unique.

Mascalls Academy is a high achieving institution. Our most recent Ofsted inspection notes “ambitious leadership has established an ethos where staff are committed to driving standards up”, that Mascalls is a “happy place to be” and that “staff feel valued”. Our judgement that we are a ‘Good’ school with ‘Outstanding’ leadership and behaviour is accurate. It is our vision to become ‘Outstanding’ in every category.

Mascalls Academy is a dynamic and exciting place to work and the fantastic leadership team are committed to making it great for people at all stages in their careers. Our building and facilities are a mix of designs with two new buildings being modern, light and airy giving the academy a unique and special character.

​​​​​Aims and ethos: We aim to provide a culture that supports our students in developing their character to its fullest potential and to achieve excellence across a broad range of academic curricular and co-curricular programs.

We encourage the individual and celebrate as a collective. We understand that our achievements reflect positively on us all, our achievements represent. Represent our academy, represent our parents and families and represent our individual character.

We have unapologetically high expectations – and as a result our students succeed personally, and we are proud.

"Mascalls Academy is a high achieving, mixed, multi-disciplinary comprehensive academy with outstanding arts and sports facilities. We pride ourselves on academic excellence and strength of individual character within a culture of aspiration and success." - Principal Will Monk

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01892 835648

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.