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Exam Invigilator

At Oasis Academy Mayfield , Southampton
Salary: £10.00 per hour
Role: Casual
Contract: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Closed Date: 12:00 PM on Wednesday 2nd February 2022
Interviews: Friday 4th February2022

Job/Person Summary

We are looking for committed and energetic persons who are able to assist and support students with their GCSE and Mock examinations.  Previous experience of invigilating is not a requirement as full training will be given. 

Key Skills

  • Preparing the examination room, ensuring that tables are set out correctly, clocks are set at the correct time, basic equipment and water are available;
  • Admitting candidates to the room in a quiet and orderly fashion, ensuring that they sit in the correct place as specified on the seating plan;
  • Ensuring that candidates have the correct examination paper and relevant equipment;
  • Conducting the examination according to the Examination guidelines and informing the lead invigilator and/or Examinations Officer of any misconduct or problems;
  • Monitoring the conduct of the examination by being constantly vigilant and not doing any other task;
  • Collecting in papers and equipment at the end of the examination and helping to sort them ready for dispatch to the Examinations board.

About us:

Oasis Academy Mayfield is a fantastic place to learn and work. We are excited to welcome applications from future colleagues who share our enthusiasm for education and dedication to transforming the community we live in and serve. We value strong relationships with our parents and carers, and know that through working closely together it is ultimately our young people who benefit.

Our mission is focused around entitling our students, staff and community to an exceptional education. In order to achieve this we have four simple priorities.

  • Excellent teaching
  • Excellent outcomes
  • Excellent student entitlement
  • Excellent staff / parent / community entitlement

We place a high value on personal development and professional learning for our staff.  We invest heavily in supporting the growth of our team believing that if our young people are surrounded by caring, committed and talented staff that they will be best placed to achieve remarkable success.  Being part of Oasis a Multi Academy Trust, which has 3 secondary schools in Southampton, and a further 16 nationally, offers many opportunities for collaboration and professional learning; we are a family and work closely together to ensure that we deliver exceptional education at the heart of our local communities.

Application Procedure

Please take time to look over the recruitment information contained on our website.  Further information and an application pack can be found on our website.

For further information or an informal discussion about the role and the Academy, please contact Simon Knight at the Academy on 02380 328128.

Oasis Academy Mayfield is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people.  All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment.  All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks. This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role. 

Oasis is committed to making a difference to the lives of the communities it works in, and as such you must show a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the values and behaviours, which flow from the Oasis ethos. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks.

Application Form: Download
Equal Opportunities Form: Download EO Monitoring Form
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How do I Apply?

To apply for the position of Exam Invigilator, please download (saving to your computer) and complete the above Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Forms and either upload and submit the forms Online or by Email.

Apply by Email

Please send your completed application forms to by no later than the 12:00 PM on Wednesday 2nd February 2022.

If you have any questions or require any further information, please contact a member of the Oasis Academy Mayfield recruitment team on 023 8032 8128.