Examinations Officer

H8 (23 – 26) plus £988 fringe, 37 hours per week term-time plus 2 weeks.

 (Scale on appointment dependent on experience)

Actual salary range for 40 weeks: £29,296 – £31,740 pa inc.

We are looking for an experienced, resourceful and enthusiastic Examinations Officer to start as soon as possible. This role is essential in the academic operation of the school, and involves close interaction with subject leads and other senior teachers. The successful candidate will be self-motivated, organised, work well under pressure, and work with attention to detail.

Your main responsibility will be the management and the administration of internal and external examinations including (GCSEs, AS/A2, BTECs, T Levels, CAT tests).

This is a full-time position during term-time plus two additional weeks (which will include the public examination results periods in August).  Flexibility of working hours during the exam seasons is required.

St Mary’s CE High School is committed to providing a safe and caring learning environment, founded on our Christian principles. We continue to develop an excellent standard of education for all students, allowing everyone to achieve their full potential regardless of ability or background in a safe and inspiring community.

The Ofsted inspection of 2023 stated that:

“The school has a well-designed, ambitious curriculum. This is evident in the good quality of pupils’ learning demonstrated in lessons and in their books.”

“Pupils live up to leaders’ expectations of their behaviour. Pupils follow the well-established routines in lessons and usually focus on learning.”

And that “Pupils are proud of their school.”

St Mary’s CE High School is one of three church secondary schools in Hertfordshire, all of which are within the Diocese of St Albans. The school is well recognised in the local community for its high-quality provision and outstanding inclusion agenda.

The SIAMS report of January 2020 said that we have “an exceptionally inclusive and caring community”.

Please complete the St Mary’s support staff application form. You can download the form from the website or request one by e-mail or telephone (01992 629124)

Closing date is 9am on Monday 26th February 2024

We reserve the right to interview and appoint suitable candidates before the closing deadline.

St Mary’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. A DBS enhanced disclosure check will be carried out.