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Exam Invigilator


Job Description:

 Exam Invigilator

  • Greenwich Secondary School
  • Various shifts available
  • May 2024 and June 24
  • £11 - £13 per hour

Are you based in Greenwich and looking for flexible work? We are currently recruiting staff to support with mock GCSE exams as Exam invigilators at a Secondary schools in Greenwich for May 2024 start.

What does an Exam Invigilator do?

As an exam invigilator, you will be responsible for conducting examinations in accordance with examination board regulations. This will include; maintaining the security of the examination question papers, ensuring pupils are in right place and are following the rules of the exams. You will be involved in providing vital information such as start and finish times for exams and ensure that candidates have the materials and information they need. You will be guided by the permanent school staff and receive written guidance and training.

Who can be an exam invigilator?

Anyone with a committed and professional attitude can work as an exam invigilator. it is ideal for college or University student who would like some extra income, a parent looking to return to the workplace, or a retired person looking for a few hours work a week.

You will need to have an Enhanced DBS certificate on the DBS update service. If you do not have one Philosophy Education are able to help you obtain one from the government.

What are the hours?

Exams will take place in the morning and /or the afternoon allowing for the flexibility of half day or full day of Invigilation.

You would need to be able to commit to either 8am - 12pm or/and 12.30pm - 4pm or/and full day.

Requirements for the job

  • You must hold a cleared DBS that is on the update service 
  • Ideally previous experience as an invigilator or scribe

Please apply with an up to date CV as these shifts are available with an immediate start.

All applicants will need to complete Philosophy Education's remote registration before placement.


We have a policy to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Philosophy Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.


  • Job Type

    Temporary, Part Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education

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