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  • Start date details

    May 2024

  • Closing date

    12 March 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    24 November 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type

Fixed term

Full-time equivalent salary

£11.59 - £11.98 Annually (Actual) 11.59 per hour

Exam Invigilator job summary

Key Responsibilities

Effective communication and engagement with children, young people and their families and carers.

Be aware of different ways of communicating, including electronic channels, and understand barriers to communication

Child and young person development

Record observations in an appropriate manner

Know how to obtain support and report concerns

Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the child

Be responsible for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young people that you are responsible for and come into contact with.

Supporting transitions

Understand your own role and its limits, and the importance of providing care or support

Multi agency working

Know the value and expertise you bring to a team and that brought by your colleagues

Sharing information

Understand the importance of sharing information and know how to share information


To assist in the setting up of examination rooms

To ensure all candidates receive appropriate examination question papers and answer paper

To be aware of any needs that candidates may have during an examination

To ensure answer scripts are collected in candidate number order and are supervised as required until they are delivered to the Examinations Office

To ensure candidates obey the regulations of an examination room as laid out in the examination guidelines

To maintain security and confidentiality

To record attendance on the official examination registers

To ensure no inappropriate items are brought into the examination hall, such as mobile phones, ipods, electronic communication/storage device or digital facility, revision notes or other paperwork unless told otherwise

Ensure all candidates are aware of the pre-exam start information and of any erratum notice that may affect them

To ensure there is no talking or disruption for the candidates once an examination has begun

To ensure all candidates are seated before opening the question papers

To ensure that invigilators DO NOT help candidates in any way with the question paper

To sign the centre’s confidentiality declaration

To assist in other activities as may reasonably be requested by the centre from time to time including students with access arrangements

To assist in other activities as may reasonably be requested by the centre from time to time

Health & Safety

Be aware of and implement your health and safety responsibilities as an employee and where appropriate any additional specialist or managerial health and safety responsibilities as defined in the Health and Safety policy and procedure


Ensure services are delivered in accordance with the aims of the equality Policy Statement

Develop own and team member’s understanding of equality issues

Specific Duties

To oversee and 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.


To be familiar with and comply with Ryedale School’s safeguarding requirements which protect the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.

Ryedale School recognises that it has a statutory and moral duty towards safeguarding the welfare of children, young people and, if appropriate, vulnerable adults who participate in any Ryedale School activities and expects all staff to share this commitment.

All safeguarding mandatory training and updating must be undertaken.

Commitment to safeguarding

Ryedale Learning Trust is committed to our responsibilities for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people. We are committed to recruiting candidates who share this commitment and therefore we apply safer recruitment screening to candidates prior to appointment.

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About Ryedale School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
708 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Location: North Yorkshire, UK

Type: Mainstream School,

Phase: Secondary,

Funding status: State - Academy

Gender: Mixed

Age range: 11 - 16 years

School location

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