Work For The Character Education Trust

The Character Education Trust is a multi-academy trust (MAT) that exists to provide outstanding education in schools in Kent. The key aim of our Trust is to give young people the tools they need to be well qualified to achieve success and well-being, and to have choices in adult life.

We aim to help young people develop good character strengths, reach their academic potential and discover where they excel. We believe in ‘Building Character and Creating Opportunities.

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Exam Invigilator – Casual

LOCATION: Aylesford School
SCALE: Kent Range 4 - £11.05 ph
OTHER DETAILS: Applications welcome from all
REQUIRED: Immediate
INTERVIEWS: To be arranged on application

The role involves conducting examinations in accordance with the Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ), awarding body and Aylesford School’s guidance and instructions.

Successful candidates will be able to work effectively in a busy school ensuring that the integrity of examinations is maintained.

Previous experience of invigilation is not essential as training in the role and duties of an invigilator will be provided.


  • Attend briefings by the Exams Officer prior to exams taking place
  • Supervise and observe candidates at all times during the examinations
  • Keep disruption in exam rooms to a minimum
  • Deal with emergencies or irregularities calmly and effectively
  • Record/report any incidents, disruption or irregularities
  • Complete attendance registers
  • Respond to candidate questions according to regulations
  • Collect exam scripts and materials at the end of the exams
  • Check candidates names on scripts match the registers
  • Dismiss candidates from the exam room quietly and efficiently
  • Securely return all exam scripts and materials to exams office
  • Undertake training as and when required


Job Description Exam Invigilator

At Aylesford School what you think and what you do matters. Our most valuable resource is our staff and we invest heavily in your development.


Teaching and Support Application Form – Download

Please email your application to Maria Abbott: All applications will be considered individually upon receipt.

Equal opportunities employer

Aylesford School is fully committed to equal opportunity employment and actively encourages applications from all potential candidates regardless of race, gender, sexuality and disability.


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to an enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service and check against the ISA Barred List for children.

Contact Aylesford School

We highly recommend contacting us to arrange an informal visit to the school to fully understand what makes Aylesford School such a desirable place to work.

We reserve the right to close the post early should we be able to appoint a suitable applicant.

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