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Exam Invigilator - Casual

Bennett Memorial Diocesan School, Tunbridge Wells

  • Ref:KCC886-5464-74S
  • Posted:26/09/2022
  • Pay:£10 per hour
  • Start Date:October 2022
  • App Close Date:10/10/2022 at 09:00
  • Interviews:13.10.22



Start Date: Oct/Nov

Pay Scale: £10 per hour, including holiday pay

Working Pattern: As required during examination periods

Main Purpose: To ensure the fair and proper conduct of examinations in an environment that enables a student to perform at their best by supporting the day-to-day operation of examination venues.

Specific Duties:

  • Assisting with setting up examination venues by laying out stationery, equipment and examination papers in accordance with strict procedures
  • Closely following and enforcing exam procedures and regulations
  • Acting as a reader or scribe for an examination
  • Assisting candidates prior to the start of the examination by directing them to their seats and advising them about possessions permitted in examination venues
  • Ensuring that candidates do not talk once inside the examination venues
  • Invigilating during examinations
  • At the end of the exam, collecting, collating and delivering scripts to the Exams Office in accordance with procedures

Situated in Tunbridge Wells with excellent transport links to London, Bennett is a popular and over-subscribed academy with an enviable record of outstanding academic achievement over many years.

Our staff are highly committed and we have a strong and positive school ethos.

Should you wish to discuss any aspect of the post before applying, please do not hesitate to contact Recruitment on 01892 521595, or email recruitment@bennett.kent.sch.uk.


Closing date: Monday 10th October 2022

 Interviews: Thursday 13th October 2022


We reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier should we appoint

TO APPLY: Please complete the attached application form and return to recruitment@bennett.kent.sch.uk before the closing date. CV's will not be accepted.

Bennett Memorial Diocesan School is part of the Tenax Schools Trust.

The Tenax Schools Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and proactively model the school’s values.  All posts are subject to vetting checks and a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. 

Information about the school

Bennett Memorial Diocesan School is a school with rare qualities. We are an expanding Church of England School, which is academically highly successful. We also set great store by the development of character and values, and in particular, our Christian values run through all we do. We are a happy, tolerant, and inclusive school, yet unshakably clear about our distinctive character and ethos.

We believe in the potential of every young person, academically and personally. Our faith in our students means that we aspire for excellence in all spheres. At Bennett, young people develop confidence in themselves and that confidence breeds success.

Bennett is a vibrant community which fosters values and personal qualities in students. Courage and resilience, determination and perseverance, service to others, courtesy and consideration are put into practice in and out of lessons every day. Bennett students not only excel academically but have a vast range of opportunities beyond lessons, including in music and sport, travel and adventurous activities.

This is a growing school, with a current role in excess of 1,796 students, 370 of which are in our Sixth Form.

• Judged Outstanding in every area by Ofsted in 2012
• Outstanding GCSE and A Level results • Excellent reputation; oversubscribed

Our staff share our commitment to high standards, both in and beyond lessons, and benefit from our status as a centre for School Centred Initial Teacher Training, and a school which co-leads the Altius Teaching School Alliance. These partnerships facilitate access to high quality CPD and career development opportunities.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to a satisfactory pre-employment checks, including an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs Karolina Seath, Head of HR
  • Address:Culverden Down, Tunbridge Wells , Kent, TN4 9SH
  • Telephone: (01892) 521595
  • Email: recruitment@bennett.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01892) 514424


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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.