• joannejackowiak

Examinations Administrator, Grade N4, £16,800 to £17,828 pa, Full Time Permanent

Required for September 2022

Term time plus 5 training days

Studio West is an exciting studio school, which opened in September 2014. As part of Northern Leaders Trust, Studio West cater for around 550 students aged between 11 and 19 with student numbers increasing year on year. We are expected to reach 650 at full capacity. Rated “Good” by Ofsted, Studio West offers students an innovative and bespoke curriculum with an emphasis on employability and life skills. We have close working relationships with our business partners and our mission is to make sure that every student who leaves Studio West, does so with a university place, an apprenticeship or employment.

This role has the dual function of Examinations Assistant at times of the year when workloads are high and general administration at other times. As an Examinations Assistant you will be assisting with the preparation of examination entries to examination boards, and to ensure that they are done in an accurate and timely manner. Whilst assisting in general administration you will be the first point of contact for students, parents/carers and other stakeholders. General administration tasks will include typing, photocopying and dealing with queries both face to face and on the telephone in a busy office environment

We are seeking applications from candidates with previous experience working effectively in an Exams administrative environment. Candidates will have high levels of literacy and numeracy skills (evidenced by a GCSE Grade 4 (formerly C) or above in English and Mathematics or be able to offer evidence of commensurate work experience). Your excellent IT skills with the ability to use Microsoft Word to an intermediate level and Excel to a basic level will be combined with excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Previous experience working in a school setting would be an advantage but is not essential.

If you have the skills, commitment and enthusiasm to succeed in this role, we want to hear from you. In return we can offer you,

· Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme

· Salary sacrifice schemes including leased car scheme, cycle to work and childcare voucher schemes

· Free on-site parking

. Free gym access at Kenton School

Click here to download candidate application pack

How to apply:

To apply you can download an application form by following this link

Application Form and returning it to human.resources@kenton.newcastle.sch.uk.

Closing date: 12.00 Noon 27 June 2022

Northern Leaders Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in all our schools and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We are fully committed to ensuring that consistent effective safeguarding procedures are in place to support families, children and staff at school.

This post does involve engaging in regulated activity as defined in Keeping Children Safe in Education 2021 and is except from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (as amended 1975, 2013 and 2020) Policy Criminal Convictions Policy


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