New Directions Education are looking to appoint a pool of exam invigilators, to work on an ad hoc basis providing temporary support to colleges and secondary schools in Newport and surrounding areas.
The work available is seasonal and will be supporting with internal assessments and exams during exam periods. The hours of work are part-time, Monday – Friday, term-time only, and will include morning or afternoon sessions such as 8:30 am – 11:30 am or 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm.
As an exam invigilator, you could be requested to support a pupil 1:1 with reading, or scribing.
The main purpose and objective of the Exam Invigilator role is to provide support to the examination process.
The principle duty of the role is to support the Head Invigilator/Examinations team with the day-to-day operation of examination venues. This may include:
Assisting with setting up examination venues by laying out stationery, equipment and examination papers in accordance with the outlined procedures
Assisting candidates prior to the start of examinations by directing them to their seats and advising them about possessions permitted in examination venues
Offering advice and guidance to unregistered candidates without allocated seats
Ensuring that candidates do not talk once inside the examination venue
Invigilating during examinations, dealing with queries raised by candidates and dealing with examination irregularities in accordance with strict procedures
Checking attendance during examinations
Recording details of early leavers and collecting their scripts
Escorting candidates from the examination venue during the examinations as required, and supervising candidates while outside the examination venue
Collecting and collating scripts at the end of the examination in accordance with strict procedures
Assisting with the preparation of script envelopes
Supervising candidates leaving examination venues, ensuring that candidates do not remove equipment or stationery from the venue without authorisation and ensuring that candidates leave venues in an orderly and quiet manner
Assisting the examinations team with other examination processes, such as:
Packing of examination papers, stationery and equipment prior to the examinations and the delivery to and from venues as appropriate
Preparation of seating plans
Delivering scripts to departmental and school offices.
What New Directions Education Ltd offers:
A dedicated and expert Account Manager
Regular and varied supply work
Competitive rates of pay
Potential long-term roles
Full compliance with the Agency Workers Regulation (AWR)
A network of branches across the UK
One of the preferred suppliers to all 22 local authorities in Wales under the All Wales Framework Agreement
We are the major teaching supply agency for Welsh speaking teachers across Wales
Respected reputation across the education and recruitment industry