Exam Invigilator

Exam Invigilator

About the role

We have an exciting opportunity to join our exams team as a casual exam invigilator.

We are looking for an Invigilator to join us on a casual basis to assist with the conduct and supervision of the College’s public examinations both written and electronic to ensure that they are carried out in accordance with the JCQ and awarding body statutory rules and regulations in any of the examination rooms the College may use.

Invigilators have a key role in upholding the integrity of any internal/external examination/assessment process.

Key Responsibilities
  • Duties include
    • Being the Lead Invigilator in charge
    • To be one of a team of invigilators in a large venue
    • Support a Lead Invigilator in a room for students requiring specific access arrangements
    • Acting as a prompter, reader, or scribe for a candidate
Skills, knowledge and expertise

Qualifications and training

Skills and expertise

Ability to work with a diverse cohort of students and maintain a calm demeanour to support out students to the upmost ability.

Ability to relate to academic staff and learners, with a specific sympathetic approach to dealing with learner issues

Attention to detail and able to follow key guidelines and instruction. Adapting to change where needed.

Confidence in giving instruction to students when invigilating.

How to Apply

We look forward to receiving your application and knowing more about your qualifications, skills, personal qualities and experience that you would bring to the role and to Telford College. Please take time to review the job description.

Please complete the online application form with details of your full employment history (since leaving school, including education, employment and voluntary work) including reasons for any gaps in employment. This should also include a statement of the personal qualities and experience you believe are relevant to your suitability for the post and how this meets the job description and person specification requirements. Your application form will be re-produced in a standard format by the system (without personal identifiers) to assist us in our anonymised shortlisting process.

Under Section 7 of SVGA 2006 it is an offence to apply for the role if the applicant is barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children. The college’s safeguarding policies are available here. Under KCSIE (keeping children safe in education) guidance the college is committed to all pre-employment safeguarding checks, including online checks and candidate history. Therefore, please note upon clicking to apply you agree for these checks to be completed.

Application deadline
October 2, 2023 12:00 pm
Employment type
Flexible working hours to work around exam timetables
Telford College - Wellington, Telford
Hourly rate
Reporting to
Examination and Planning Manager
Potential interview date
From October 6, 2023