Senior Examination Invigilator

Salary: : £51 per session for a 2¼ hr exam, £63 per session for a 3¼ hr exam (equivalent to £12 per hour); a
Status: Casual Worker, variable hours
Location: Greenford and Greenwich Sites with flexibility to work at external venues
Application deadline: 21 June 2019

About the role

GSM London is seeking a committed professional to supervise examinations and a small team of invigilators. The role will report directly to the OSCAR Manager (Assessments and Appeals). Examination sessions run in January, May and August to September yearly. The dates for the 2018-19 and 2019-20 academic year are: 27 August 2019 – 13 September 2019 and 6 January-24 January 2020. There will be ad hoc examinations running outside these dates.

 The key purposes of this role is to maintain the integrity of College examinations, ensuring that these are conducted in compliance with GSM London’s examinations related regulations and policy, and instructions issued by members of the Examination and Assessment Team.

To be successful you will need to have experience of examination invigilation in an education environment, and demonstrate an understanding of the examination processes. You will have the ability to work without supervision and to work effectively and supportively in a team. You will need to understand and maintain confidentiality at all times, be able to give clear and accurate instructions, and have a flexible approach to work, that may often be under the pressure of tight deadlines.  A willingness to undertake training is essential, as is the ability to commit to undertaking work during the examination sessions.

How to apply

To express your interest in this position view the Job description below and submit your completed CV and Covering Letter via email to quoting your Name followed by Senior Examination Invigilator in the subject line.

GSM London are committed to promoting equal opportunities to people regardless of age, gender, religion, belief, race, sexuality or disability. We operate as an employment agency and employment business. Please note, you must have the Right to Work in the UK (without Employer sponsorship) to be considered for this role.

 Only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview. 

Job description

About GSM London

GSM London is an independent higher education provider that has been delivering degree-level education for over 40 years through its campuses in Greenwich and study centre at London Bridge. GSM London's partnership with University of Plymouth enables the students to receive a final qualification/degree awarded by one of the UK’s top modern universities.

Our Students

There are 5,000 students who are studying for a range of business-related degrees, including BSc, MSc and MBA programmes. GSM London is genuinely inclusive, helping students to realise their aspirations whatever their situation.  Students are encouraged to have bold dreams and the focus is on employability from day one.

Widening Access

The College differentiates itself from other providers in higher education by embracing opportunities of diversity and inclusion. The majority of students are from the local BAME communities, are mature, often working and have family responsibilities.  The three intakes a year give students more choice about their start date onto the programmes. The unusual, dynamic and entrepreneurial student base has allowed the College to develop and pioneer exciting initiatives including the introduction of strengths based learning.

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