Hours of work: 6 Hours per week
Working pattern: Part-time and term-time only
(As the position is part-time and term-time only, the above salary will be pro rata)
Closing date: Thursday 23 September 2021, noon
For more information and to apply for the above post, please contact:
Please note, we do not accept CVs.
This post is covered by the Childcare Disqualification Regulations 2018.
The school will need to ensure that they are not knowingly employing a person who is disqualified under the 2018 Regulations in connection with relevant childcare provision. Accordingly, the successful candidate will be required to demonstrate to the school, by completing a self-declaration form as part of the pre-employment checks process, that they have not been disqualified under the 2018 Regulations.
If the preferred candidate is found to be disqualified under the 2018 Regulations, the offer of employment will be subject to the application by the preferred candidate to Ofsted for a waiver and the receipt of a waiver from Ofsted.
About the role
Examination Officer - Cuckmere House School
- Permanent - Term Time Only
- 6 hours per week
- 39 weeks worked per year/ 45.80 weeks paid per year
- (FTE Grade 5 SSP 12 £19,698 to SSP 13 £20,092)
- Pro-rata salary starting from £2,805.69 p.a.
Please note we do not accept CVs. For an application pack, please visit the vacancy section of the SABDEN Multi Academy Trust website here: http://www.sabden.org.uk/216/vacancies
The SABDEN Multi Academy Trust, based across East Sussex, is an aspirational and supportive Trust, aiming to create a warm, caring, stable, supportive environment in which all pupils and staff feel safe. We are three special schools, a secure unit, a large countywide alternative provision and a vocational free school. We strive to discover success through learning, self-belief and achievement. Pupils are empowered to take responsibility through a personalised curriculum supported by secure systems.
Cuckmere House, based in Seaford, is part of the SABDEN Multi Academy Trust and is an 'Outstanding' all-boys SEMH Special school. We are passionate about creating a safe and supportive learning environment that fosters respect for others, develops resilience, promotes high expectations and prepares our pupils for successful futures.
Cuckmere House School schools, has an exciting opportunity to employ a part-time Exams Officer to provide administrative support to the School by undertaking duties associated with all aspects of internal and external examinations including responsibility for registration, policies, liaison with awarding bodies; compliance with regulations; oversight of invigilation of pupils taking examinations; and, associated data processing. An ability to work in collaboration with other professionals/teams and also on own initiative is essential, as is knowledge and understanding of the examination requirements of schools and aptitude with a variety of ICT applications including information management systems and Microsoft Excel.
Our young people have social, emotional and mental health needs and therefore resilience and a good sense of humour would be beneficial. While the role does not require you to work directly with our pupils, applicants should be able to demonstrate a sensitive and empathic approach to their needs. While some experience of working with vulnerable young people is preferable, it is not essential and appropriate training will be provided for the right candidate.
You will be required 6 hours per week and the working pattern to be negotiated with the successful applicant. Candidates should note that it may be possible to integrate some agreed remote working over the course of the year. However, the nature of the post does mean that you will need to be school based when there are visits and when examinations and results take place.
If successful, you will become part of a very committed and hardworking team. While some experience of working with vulnerable young people is preferable it is not essential. We will provide you with high quality training and support.
For an application pack, please visit the vacancy section of the SABDEN Multi Academy Trust website here: http://www.sabden.org.uk/216/vacancies
Please send completed applications to email@example.com.
For further information about Cuckmere House School and the Trust, please visit SABDEN’s website here: www.sabden.org.uk
The school has a proven commitment to 'Equality of Opportunity' and actively promotes the welfare and safeguarding of young people. Successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
Work Permits: we may be able to obtain a Work Permit for this post but this is subject to meeting the requirements of the UK Border Agency’s Points-based Immigration System.
Due to the restrictions we cannot guarantee that individuals that meet the requirements of the Points-based Immigration System will be issued with clearance to obtain work permits.
The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff will be expected to hold or be willing to obtain an enhanced DBS check or Enhanced check for Regulated Activity with the Disclosure & Barring Services (previously the Criminal Records Bureau).
For further information about what is required in this process please go to www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check.
All school based staff have the responsibility for promoting the safeguarding and welfare of children. All school staff should be aware of the school’s Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy and work in accordance with this document at all times.