Exam Invigilator

Blue Octopus
WA14 5PQ, Altrincham
£11.77 per hour
14 Nov 2023
12 Dec 2023
Contract Type

Role - Casual Exam Invigilator

Hours - Flexible

Salary- £11.77 P/H

Location - Altrincham, Stretford, Cheadle, Marple, and Stockport

We are looking for dedicated individuals to join our team of Exam Invigilators, helping us to achieve our vision of unlocking potential and fostering success. Our invigilators play a crucial role in the running and administration of exams. If you share our passion for innovation and success and want to make an impact on your community by supporting our students to achieve their goals, there has never been a better time to work for Trafford College Group!

The Job :

Under the guidance of the Exams & Registry Coordinator, you will be responsible for ensuring that examinations are conducted in a fair and proper manner and are fully compliant with awarding body requirements. The role will involve invigilation of individuals and groups of learners undertaking written exams or on-line tests. On occasion this will take the form of being a reader or scribe for an individual. You’ll need to be able to understand and apply detailed written instructions, while maintaining accuracy and attention to detail. Full training will be provided.

In order to be successful in this role you must have a Level 2 qualification in Maths and English (GCSE grade C/4 and above/O Levels) and good IT and organisational skills. Experience of working in an educational environment/with students would be an advantage.

Full training and support will be provided to help you to succeed in this role.


About TCG:- A Great Place to Work

The Trafford College Group has recently entered the next exciting phase of its journey through the merger with Cheadle and Marple 6th Form College. The merger will provide the Group with a unique opportunity to further shape and direct 16-19 and adult across a wider area with campuses at Altrincham, Stretford, Stockport, Cheadle and Marple.

Every year, thousands of students join us on courses that are designed to further their career prospects, enable transition to higher education or simply satisfy a desire to learn new skills and support well-being. Employment at Trafford College Group brings many benefits including:-


  • 43 days annual leave (Inclusive of bank holidays) - Pro rata
  • Generous contributory company pension scheme 
  • Childcare discounts 
  • Onsite Starbucks/ Costa
  • Employee Assistance Programme 
  • Continuous Professional Development 
  • Free Parking

Colleagues at Trafford College Group go above and beyond to ensure that our students get the best possible teaching and support to enable them to reach their ambitions. We expect the very highest standards for all of our students, and this is evidenced year after year by our achievement and progression outcomes.

The Trafford College Group promotes, celebrates and values diversity and is committed to promoting equality for all. As part of our commitment to being a Disability Confident Employer, all disabled applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the job, as set out in the job description and person specification, will be guaranteed an interview.

The Trafford College Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all learners and expects all staff to share this commitment. Employment at the Trafford College Group is subject to an Enhanced DBS Check via the Disclosure and Barring Service and any post in regulated activity will also be subject to an additional barred list check. The Group will meet the costs associated with this.

Please note that new guidance in Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022 requires us to carry out an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted candidates. This is to enables us to identify any incidents or issues which have might want to explore at interview. Once shortlisting has taken place, this search will be carried out for all candidates who will attend an interview.

Please note that due to the volume of applications we receive we are unfortunately not able to respond to each applicant. If you have not been called for interview within 3 weeks of the closing date, you should assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

This position is open to direct applicants only.

We look forward to receiving an application from you.

** If sufficient applications are received the advertisement may close early. Please submit your application as soon as possible if you wish to be considered for the role **