Invigilator (10-12 Hrs. per Month)

  • Tidworth
  • Pearson
We are the world’s learning company with more than 24,000 employees operating in 70 countries. We combine world-class educational content and assessment, powered by services and technology, to enable more effective teaching and personalized learning at scale. We believe that wherever learning flourishes so do people.Purpose Responsible for invigilating English and Mathematics Functional Skills assessments for the Army’s Pearson TQ apprentices under instruction at Jellalabad Barracks, Tidworth. This role also involves invigilating mock assessments and BKSB initial and diagnostic assessments. Context Pearson TQ is a provider of outsourced training services to the UK Ministry of Defence, other public sector organisations and private companies both in the UK and overseas. Due to business growth and development, we are recruiting an Invigilator to support Functional Skills delivery as part of the Army Apprenticeship contracts with the MoD. Key Responsibilities To maintain direct control and supervision of all learners undergoing assessments/examsConduct initial and diagnostic assessments with learnersSet up online mock assessments, invigilate and print resultsPrepare and administer Functional Skills English and Mathematics assessmentsMaintain accurate records of examinations undertaken, including seating plans, supervision reports and attendance registers with accuracySubmit completed examination paperwork within a timely mannerEnsure the JCQ Instructions for Conducting Examinations (ICE) are adhered toMaintain accurate daily records of learner’s attendance and achievements and report any absencesUndertake appropriate staff development activities that support personal development, ensuring your own practice conforms with standards Key Performance Indicators Ensuring all Functional Skills examinations and administration requirements of the contract are fulfilledMaintaining accurate records for student examinations and other administrative requirements This is a zero-hours vacancy. Qualifications, Experience and Skills Essential Excellent organisational, administration and relationship management skillsKnowledge of the Functional Skills frameworkExcellent IT skillsAbility to promote learning and opportunity for allAbility to be flexible over hours of attendance, including eveningsExcellent communication and interpersonal skillsFlexible, adaptable and enthusiastic team-worker Desirable Functional Skills, Key Skills or Skills for Life qualificationsKnowledge of Apprenticeships and Apprenticeship deliveryExperience of invigilating examinations/assessmentsExperience of working in education or with the military What to expect from Pearson Did you know Pearson is one of the 10 most innovative education companies of 2022? At Pearson, we add life to a lifetime of learning so everyone can realize the life they imagine. We do this by creating vibrant and enriching learning experiences designed for real-life impact. We are on a journey to be 100 percent digital to meet the changing needs of the global population by developing a new strategy with ambitious targets. To deliver on our strategic vision, we have five business divisions that are the foundation for the long-term growth of the company: Assessment & Qualifications, Virtual Learning, English Language Learning, Workforce Skills and Higher Education. Alongside these, we have our corporate divisions: Digital & Technology, Finance, Global Corporate Marketing & Communications, Human Resources, Legal, Strategy and Direct to Consumer. Learn more at We value the power of an inclusive culture and also a strong sense of belonging. We promote a culture where differences are embraced, opportunities are accessible, consideration and respect are the norm and all individuals are supported in reaching their full potential. Through our talent, we believe that diversity, equity and inclusion make us a more innovative and vibrant place to work. People are at the center, and we are committed to building a workplace where talent can learn, grow and thrive.