Examinations Officer
Contract, Full Year
£27,209-£29,765 per annum (dependent on experience)
Location: Brighton
Responsible to: Vice Principal

Varndean College is looking to appoint a professional, self-motivated and experienced Examinations Officer. The successful candidate will be expected to provide high quality, effective and confidential administrative support for all internal and external college exams and must adhere to educational requirements.

The successful candidate is expected to have proven Examinations Officer experience ideally within a sixth form college environment.

In addition, candidates must have the ability to demonstrate the ability to follow legal requirements, organise exams and schedules using IT systems and have strong communication skills to ensure procedures are followed correctly by students, staff and the college and are clearly kept informed of all processes and procedures. 

For further information on the role please download a job pack here

To Apply:

Please complete an application form (this can be found below) and email it to by the closing date.

Closing date: 3rd June 2018 at midday

Interviews:  14th June 2018


Application forms and further information about applying for jobs at Varndean College are listed below.

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We will interview all applicants who declare a disability and evidence in their application that they meet the essential criteria for a job vacancy.

If you would like further information about any of the positions available, please contact Human Resources:

Tel: 01273 546637

The college is committed to equality of opportunity and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. All staff employed by Varndean College are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We value diversity and welcome applications from applicants from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under represented at the College, including BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use any personal information relating to your background at any stage of the application process.  We are also prepared to make our standard application forms available in other formats to help any disabled candidates to apply.  Please email/call to request.  

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