Lead Exams Invigilator

Shoreham Academy
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
£14.28 per hour inclusive of holiday allowance
Closing date
28 Feb 2024

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Education, Secondary , Support
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Shoreham Academy are looking for an enthusiastic, committed and flexible Lead Examination Invigilator to join our Exam team.


The purpose of this role is to lead the invigilator team in setting up rooms for student examinations, supervising the students during examinations and assisting the Examinations Officer with administrative duties, such as, collating and packing exam scripts after the exam in preparation of posting to the exam boards and displaying seating plans around the school building.


This role would suit applicants looking for flexible working during term time school hours with some after-school hours required. Hours and days will vary depending on operational need, however availability between the hours of 8.00am and 4.00pm is required and you will need to be available for a certain number of hours during the key exams period of May and June.


We are seeking a professional person with strong spoken and written English skills as well as a good level of IT literacy.  Applicants should be reliable and possess a calm but firm approach. Full training will be given, however, experience of working with young people would be an advantage.


The successful applicants will be joining a large staff team of more than 200 staff where support staff make up approximately half of this number.


We ask that applicants demonstrate how they meet the essential / desirable skills and experience within the person specification in your application.


Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend an interview on 1st March 2024.

All new employees will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS check with Barred List information prior to working in school.  Two satisfactory references are required from all successful applicants, one of which must be the current or most recent employer. Prohibition order checks are undertaken for all newly appointed teachers and support staff who will be engaged in ‘teaching work’.


All new employees will be required to complete a medical questionnaire.


United Learning reserve the right to request further checks for individuals that have ever lived or worked outside the UK.  It is an individual’s obligation to meet these requirements by requesting a Certificate of Good Conduct from that country, or those countries, of residence and (for teachers) a Letter of Professional Standing from the professional regulating authority in the country or those countries in which they worked.


All new employees will be required to read and sign the annual Staff Student Relationship letter upon joining the Academy.


All new employees are required to complete three online safeguarding modules prior to starting work.


Evidence of an individual’s right to work in the UK will be checked at interview.  Verification of any mandatory professional qualifications and professional status; relevant certificates or a letter of confirmation from the awarding institution must be provided at interview.



Welcome to Shoreham Academy – a vibrant and thriving school at the heart of the communities of Shoreham-by-Sea and Southwick.At Shoreham Academy we aim not only to match parents’ expectations of what a school should offer their child but to exceed them. Within a welcoming and supportive environment, we provide a stimulating and engaging education designed to give every child the chance to achieve their potential.

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01273 274100
Shoreham Academy
Kingston Lane
West Sussex
BN43 6YT

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