Administrative Officer - Exams

Sir John Thursby Community College, Burnley, Lancashire, BB10 2AT

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  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    5 December 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    18 November 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£20,781 - £24,063 (for 37 hours per week/TTO+1 week)

What skills and experience we're looking for

As part of our journey to become ‘a truly great school’, we are looking for a highly organised and capable Administrative Officer for Exams.

Ideally, the successful candidate will be experienced in organising and administering exams, although full training will be given. They must be able to communicate effectively with staff, students and parents. They must ensure deadlines are met and work flexibly and on their own initiative to prioritise their workload.

The main areas of responsibility are:

  • Administering examination entries
  • Managing a team of Invigilators
  • Administering the Exams process including access arrangements
  • Liaising with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders
  • Administering the exam results

What the school offers its staff

The successful candidate will fully embrace our ethos of ‘Belong, Believe Achieve’. We work in a culture that is built on humility, innovation, challenge and support. SJT is a very positive community, with our recent staff survey showing that over 93% of our staff enjoy coming to work and are proud to be part of our school. Together we aim to make a difference to the lives of the young people in our care.

Commitment to safeguarding

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects staff and volunteers to share this commitment. You will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure and a range of other recruitment checks. Please note that in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022 an online search will be carried out as part of our due diligence on shortlisted candidates.

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About Sir John Thursby Community College

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1120 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Mainstream, Foundation, LA maintained, 11-16 Secondary School. Sir John Thursby Community College is a mixed 11-16, multi-cultural, fully inclusive college which values all students, staff and our community partners. We have over 1,000 students on roll and over 150 staff enjoying working together to provide the best for everyone. In 2016 Ofsted rated us GOOD in all areas. Our facilities are exceptional for 21st Century learning.

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