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Exam Invigilator - Casual

Dane Court Grammar School, Broadstairs

  • Ref:KCC886-5460-275S
  • Posted:27/02/2024
  • Pay:National living wage
  • Start Date:April 2024
  • App Close Date:12/03/2024 at 17:00
  • Interviews:TBC


We are looking to add to our bank of Exam Invigilators. You will report to the Exams Officer and work as part of a team of invigilators who will ensure exams are carried out according to the JCQ and IB regulations.

Whilst the role is paid on claim, hours will be agreed with the successful candidates in advance. There will be an opportunity to work regularly during the usual examination period (ongoing until the end of June) and on a demand basis throughout the year during short intensive periods when examinations take place.

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. Duties include, but are not limited to, the following;

  • To ensure JCQ and awarding body regulations are followed during exams
  • Be vigilant for instances of malpractice and report concerns to Exams Officer
  • Provide materials for exams
  • Complete attendance registers
  • Manage disturbances within the exam room in line with centre policy
  • Distribute and collect exam papers
  • Facilitate access arrangements for candidates
  • 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.

Training will be provided.

Please click here to see the application pack for further details of the following:

  • Welcome from the Headteacher
  • What we can offer you
  • Staff Wellbeing
  • School Vision and Values and Aims
  • The Post
  • Job Description
  • Person specification
  • Safeguarding and Safer Recruitment
  • Application Process
  • Retention of Information
  • Privacy Notice

Information about the school

Dane Court Grammar School is a mixed selective school in Broadstairs. We are an International Baccalaureate World School, and one of only a handful of schools in the UK to offer both the IB Diploma (IBDP) and Careers–related (IBCP) programmes; our curriculum is challenging, broad and internationally-minded. Dane Court teachers and Heads of Department are subject experts, with an enthusiasm for evidence-informed teaching. Our outcomes are excellent and students progress to exciting destinations, including the very best universities and high level apprenticeships. Our students are polite and highly motivated.

Dane Court Grammar School is proud to be part of the Coastal Academies Trust, a local multi-academy trust of four secondary schools and a large primary school.

We offer you: Friendly staff, working together and supporting each other. Excellent induction programme.

"This is a great place to work", "I feel very valued" (Staff Survey - September 2023)

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Carolyn Hobbs, Office Manager
  • Address:Broadstairs Road, Broadstairs, Kent, CT10 2RT
  • Telephone: (01843) 864941
  • Email: hobbs@danecourt.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01843) 608811

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 Education.