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Job description

Exam Invigilators required for Schools in Scarborough

  • Flexible, part-time position: hours worked are variable and on an 'as required' basis
  • Opportunity of working for the biggest educational recruitment agency in the UK
  • Competitive rates of pay

I am currently recruiting for a number of schools in Scarborough to support the Examinations Managers in the fair and proper conduct of all examinations in an environment that enables students to perform at their best.

Requirements of the individual

• Be confident and authoritative in introducing and conducting the examination

• Be sympathetic and responsive to any personal issues / problems affecting individuals, in both large and small group situations.

• Show initiative and work independently.

• Work within very tight time constraints.

• Have good communication skills.

Job specific requirements

• Collect examination material from the Examinations Office and quickly determine the requirements and arrangements for each examination to be managed.

• Ensure that the examination room is laid out correctly (this may require some re-arrangement of furniture) and set up with all necessary notices, desk cards, clocks and examination papers.

• Admit and supervise the students at the appropriate time, ensuring that they observe examination conditions, leave all unauthorised items in the designated room or receptacle and are seated at the correct desk.

• Complete the required documentation on invigilation, attendance, late arrivals and room seating plan.

• Any other duties as requested by the Examinations Manager or the Head Teacher.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates applying to this job through Teaching Personnel must undertake or have undertaken an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS – Full assistant provided (AGY).

If you are interested in the post, do not hesitate to contact Elisa Stokes on 01482 312046 or email your most recent CV to

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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