Examinations Officer The Burgate School and Sixth Form, Fordingbridge, Hampshire

Job description

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic and hard-working colleague to join us in the role of Examinations Officer to support the work of the school by ensuring the efficient administration and organisation of all aspects relating to external examinations in accordance with the regulations laid down by awarding bodies.

This is a non-teaching role and the successful candidate will be highly organised and motivated with excellent ICT and communication skills. Previous experience of working in an academic environment or exams office would be advantageous but not essential as full training will be provided.

This post is for 37 hours a week/47.5 weeks per year. The salary of £23,866 - £25,463 is FTE. This is subject to a pending decision on a pay award.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check as well as other relevant pre-employment checks including satisfactory references and medical clearance.

Deadline for applications is Wednesday 25 September 2019.

Applications will only be considered if submitted using the School's application form. CVs will not be accepted.

Application packs and application forms are available via our website at www.burgate.hants.sch.uk or by contacting the Headteacher’s PA, Miss Sarah Hewett at: shewett@burgate.hants.sch.uk

The start date for this role is as soon as possible

Essential educational requirements

Education to include at least strong grades at GCSE in English and Maths.
Qualifications to A Level and beyond would be an advantage.

Essential qualifications

Impeccable administrative and organisational abilities.

Essential skills and experience

Good communication and presentation skills
The ability to work with a high degree of accuracy
Ability to develop positive relationships with students, parents and colleagues
Good organisational skills and the ability to work to tight deadlines under pressure
Capacity to work independently but also as part of a team
Confident user of ICT systems and Microsoft packages
Ability to work with confidential information and to maintain confidentiality in keeping with academy policies and legal requirements


About The Burgate School and Sixth Form

The Burgate School and Sixth Form converted to a Single Academy Trust in May 2011. We are a popular, Hampshire school providing high quality comprehensive education for children aged between 11 and 18. We are committed to supporting all staff in their career aspirations. Our school vision is that we want every child to enjoy their learning and feel valued for who they are.

Address
Salisbury Road, Fordingbridge, Hampshire, SP6 1EZ
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
The Burgate School and Sixth Form website (opens in a new window)