Sir John Nelthorpe School

Sir John Nelthorpe School

Examination Invigilators (Casual)

Exam Invigilator

Casual contract

Scale point 2 (Grade 2) £9.19 per hour

Sir John Nelthorpe School is a successful and popular 11-19 comprehensive school with a rapidly growing roll (currently 722 students).It has a caring ethos and long tradition of academic achievement for all.

We are seeking to appoint Exam Invigilators to invigilate internal and external examinations at the School. This is an exciting opportunity to join the team at Sir John Nelthorpe School and provide a crucial and invaluable service to the whole school community. Our team of invigilators assist in the co-ordination and invigilation of pupils and students undertaking their examinations and uphold the integrity of the external examination / assessment process. There will be other associated activities that will be undertaken as part of your role which will be directed by the Exams Officer.

The role of the invigilator involves:

  • Assisting with the preparation of the examination room, ensuring awarding body requirements are met
  • Adhering to the JCQ instructions for conducting examinations
  • Distribution of examination papers and materials to candidates
  • Dealing with student queries in a diligent and appropriate manner under the guidance of the examinations officer
  • Dealing with emergencies or irregularities effectively including disruption, recording and reporting where appropriate
  • Assist with the collection of scripts and examination stationery at the end of the exam.
  • Conducting your role in line with the behaviour aligned with the values of Sir John Nelthorpe School
  • Ensuring the maintenance of confidentiality and professionalism at all times.
  • Full training will be provided to the right candidate.

We are looking for candidates who are:

  • Reliable, flexible and readily available during main exam periods
  • Have effective communication skills and good interpersonal skills
  • Work well as part of a team
  • Are confident and a reassuring presence to candidates in exam rooms
  • Are able to give instructions and manage situations involving different groups of people

Sir John Nelthorpe School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and supportive references.

If you have the range of skills and experience required for this post we look forward to receiving your application by 9:00am Friday 20th March 2020.

If you feel that you would like to discuss this post before applying please contact Mrs E Baggott, Examinations officer on 01652 656551 or by email to

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