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MEA Central Exams and Assessment Manager

  • Salary: Grade 6 £26,511 to £29,577 per annum pro rata
  • Location: Manchester
  • Contract: Full Time Permanent
  • Applications Close: 20/01/2022
  • Start Date: 28/02/2022

Job details

MEA Central are seeking an Exams and Assessment Manager to manage all aspects of internal and external examinations, ensuring the highest standards are maintained and the JCQ regulations are correctly and effectively implemented. The Examinations Officer will effectively manage a range of tasks, meeting deadlines and changing priorities.

The designated hours will be Monday to Friday between 8.00am and 4.30pm, 35 hours per week. The role is offered based on term-time only plus 5 additional weeks, to be agreed with the Principal. Hours and working weeks will vary according to examinations and results events taking place and the appointee should be prepared to be flexible.

​The successful applicant will be an effective team player, with strong administration skills. Work in the department is a mix of precise administrative duties that require an eye for detail and fast-paced exams organisation that needs a calm and logical mind. The post holder will support and promote equality and diversity, safeguarding and child protection awareness within the school; contribute to the development of a culture of mutual support and; share best practice within the student support and academic teams.

​MEA Central, a Prospere Learning Trust school, opened with 210 Year 7 students on September 2017; we now have a full compliment of 1000+ students across all year groups. Through high academic aspirations, an impressive culture and wide ranging extra-curricular opportunities, we develop students into articulate, active and respectful citizens, ready to go out and do good in the world.

Our vision of a fantastic future for all our students is easy to understand but complex to achieve as the future evolves so rapidly around us. Our students have to adapt in order to build themselves a secure and resilient future. Our vision underpins all we do, and our starting point is excellent academic results.

Our school is proud to be part of the Prospere Learning Trust. Prospere Learning Trust was formed in September 2017 through the merger of two multi academy trusts. We currently employ over 900 staff and are passionate about providing exceptional education for children from any background so that they become happy, confident adults with excellent academic knowledge and qualifications. We believe that our staff play a vital role in achieving our vision. Great schools thrive because of the great people in them.

Safeguarding information

We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, younger learners and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. The above post will be subject to enhanced DBS checks, satisfactory references and will be exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

How to apply - information for applicants

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Please note we do not accept CVs

Applications will only be accepted on the TES application form

References will be applied for at the shortlisting stage.

This post is also subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 and other pre-employment checks where applicable.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

Closing Date: 20 January 2022

Interviews: 24/01/2022

Please quote vacancy reference - MCC352/4013-42S