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Examinations Invigilator - Casual

Tonbridge Grammar School, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-5443-213S
  • Posted:06/10/2022
  • Pay:£9.50 per hour plus holiday pay
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:16/12/2022 at 09:00
  • Interviews:Ongoing


Examinations Invigilator 

Casual Part-time, Exam Seasonal work  

Hourly rate: £9.50 plus holiday pay 

We are currently looking for flexible and reliable Exam Invigilators to join our friendly team at Tonbridge Grammar School. 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. 

Employment is on a casual basis to supervise students taking both mock and actual exams for IB and GCSE. These can take place throughout the year with the busiest times being November, January, May and June. Hours are variable depending on the exam timetable and your commitment. We are looking for candidates to be flexible but reliable with their availability.  

Please send your completed application forms to: personnel@tgs.kent.sch.uk   

Tonbridge Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online an online search on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Education legislation. Only candidates successfully shortlisted for interview will be contacted.  

Information about the school

About Tonbridge Grammar School

We are a high achieving selective grammar school with academy status, educating girls between the ages of 11 to 16 and girls and boys in the Sixth Form (1166 students on roll). The School prepares students for GCSEs and the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme following the Middle Years Programme in Years 7-9. Our students are encouraged to take part in an extensive range of extracurricular activities.

TGS is situated in Kent ‘the garden of England’, close to Royal Tunbridge Wells. This location is ideal for trips to London and you will also find beautiful countryside on your doorstep. Excellent transport links to both London and the coast.

Ethos and Values

Tonbridge Grammar School is an IBO World School and our ethos and values are closely aligned to those of the International Baccalaureate Organisation with its focus on intercultural awareness, holistic learning and communication.

Benefits of joining our community

There is a collegiality amongst the staff at TGS which creates a working environment that is intellectually stimulating and highly rewarding.

Staff benefits include:

• Two full days of induction and a professional studies programme throughout your first year (teaching staff) • Internationally accredited IB training and MA opportunities (teaching staff) • For NQT’s – Employment form July: phased timetable of teaching and observations, payment over the summer holiday preceding your first year with us • 10 Academy days giving time for team collaboration and meetings • Motivated and talented students who are eager to learn in a calm and positive environment • Teachers’ Pension and Local Government Pension Scheme • Well-being package provided by Schools Advisory Service • Free use of the School gym • Bike to work scheme • Wellbeing package • Organised staff social activities

Ofsted rating is Outstanding (October 2019)

Job Contact Information

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.