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Lead Invigilator - Casual

Mascalls Academy , Paddock Wood

  • Ref:KCC886-5439-91S
  • Posted:12/12/2022
  • Pay:£11.24 per hour
  • Start Date:February 2023
  • App Close Date:20/02/2023 at 23:45
  • Interviews:TBC


Mascalls Academy is seeking to appoint a suitably experienced Lead Invigilator, joining us from February 2023. Our successful candidate will lead our team of invigilators for internal and public exams for GCSEs and other qualifications.

The Lead Invigilator is defined as the Invigilator who is responsible for supervising the main examination venue and is in charge of the invigilation team and candidates within this venue. The Lead Invigilator should supervise examinations, working in accordance with all regulations, policies and procedures to maintain the integrity and security of the examination season ensuring that all candidates have equal opportunity. The successful candidate will ensure examinations are conducted in such a manner that there can be no suggestion of improper conduct, unfairness, advantage or disadvantage to any candidate. 

Experience is preferred but not essential as an induction and full training will be undertaken. The successful candidate must be flexible, keen to learn, available every day during the busy summer series and motivated. ​​​​​​​

This role offers £11.24 per hour, working hours ‘as required’ per week Term Time only


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.