Exams Officer

Burnley College
24 Jan 2023 06:12
22 Feb 2023 23:59
Further Education
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time
Organisational Type
General Further Education College
Teacher Training
Teacher Training Not Offered

Exams Officer

We are seeking an Exams Officer to administer the Exams process for the College, working with the Exams team and supporting our staff to ensure all Awarding Body and JCQ regulations are met successfully.

The successful candidate will have thorough knowledge of conducting public examinations, and will be able to demonstrate excellent organisational skills and be experienced using student record systems and Exam module.

With a good general education including 5 GCSE’s or equivalent to at least Grade C including English, you will also possess an awareness of Exam processes within an Educational setting and have the experience of prioritising work to deadlines, to ensure all deadlines are met with Awarding Bodies. You will provide a first-class level of customer service with all internal and external stakeholders.

Our Exams Officer will liaise with awarding bodies, being the main point of contact for examinations and assessments. They will register or enter candidates for examination or assessment and work closely with the Learning Support team in implementing examination access arrangements and reasonable adjustments for eligible candidates.

Burnley College Sixth Form Centre is the country’s Number One College, providing first-class Further Education, University Education, Apprenticeship, business training and adult learning programmes, in the heart of Pennine Lancashire. Please also see our College Charter below.

At Burnley College, we celebrate the diversity of all our staff, students and visitors. We provide a safe and supportive environment in which everyone is able to study and work to the best of their abilities and we are committed to promoting equality of opportunity for all.

The College is dedicated to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all learners and expects all staff to share in this commitment. Employment at the College is subject to an Enhanced DBS Check via the Disclosure and Barring Service and any post involving regulated activity will also be subject to an additional barred list check.

To apply for this post, please complete the application form using the link below. If you experience any problems when completing the application form, please e-mail [email protected]


The closing date for this post is 5.00pm, Tuesday 27 February 2023