Examinations & Curricular Compliance Officer
Gordonstoun has been leading the way in character education for more than 80 years. Our uniquely broad curriculum provides a challenge in the classroom, on the sea and on the mountain, on the stage and on the sports field, and enables students to discover the truth in our motto – Plus Est En Vous – there is more in you.
Reports to: Deputy Head Curriculum & Headmaster
The Examinations and Curricular Compliance Officer (ECCO) will support student achievement at Gordonstoun by managing all public and internal examinations and assessments. The ECCO will work across Admissions, Junior School and Senior School and will work with external bodies and all colleagues to deliver exemplary standards of compliance and efficiency.
Ensuring timely and efficient compliance with all external protocols and JCQ regulations
Efficient and effective running of all examinations
Responsibility for provision of Access Arrangements & providing support to the Learning Support Department in compiling invigilation schedules
The management of invigilation including compiling staff schedules, cover requirements and overseeing external invigilators
Managing logistics and communications required to ensure the smooth running of exams and assessments
Recording, collating and distributing results and exam reports as required
Coordinating staff training associated with the smooth running of examinations
Providing statistical analysis to the Curriculum department
Responding to emergency cover requests including staff sickness
Ensuring compliance with educational visits and ensuring paperwork is compliant with regards to trips
Appropriately qualified candidates may also have the opportunity to become involved in supporting student learning and wellbeing
Term Time "Plus", 37.5 hours a week, full time, Monday to Friday between 0800/0830hrs - 1600.1630hrs
Other benefits include free lunch, access to the sports centre and contributory pension scheme.
The daily hours of work may vary, especially during the busy School examination season. A flexible approach is therefore essential.
These duties are for general information only and the appointment will be subject to acceptance of formal terms & conditions of employment. Candidates wishing to be considered for this post should complete the on line application form along with a letter of application, outlining why they feel they are a suitable candidate for this post. Applications should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to Recruitment, Gordonstoun, Elgin, Moray, IV30 5RF. For any further enquiries, call the recruitment team on 01343 837837.
The closing date for applications is 1700hrs on Thursday 13 February 2020.
Interviews will be held w/b 17 February 2020. Suitable candidates may be invited for interview on receipt of their application.