Examinations Officer

The Burgate School and Sixth Form, Fordingbridge, Hampshire


Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £23,866 to £25,463

Job summary

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

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 975 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website The Burgate School and Sixth Form website (opens in a new window)
Contact email shewett@burgate.hants.sch.uk

About The Burgate School and Sixth Form

School location

Salisbury Road, Fordingbridge, Hampshire, SP6 1EZ