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We are one of the world’s largest law schools with an impressive history going back to 1876. We employ over 700 staff and have over 9,000 students studying law, criminology and policing, as well as business through our dedicated business school. ULaw has an outstanding reputation as a full service legal and educational training specialist, operating from 13 locations in 12 cities across the UK along with our international locations in Berlin and Hong Kong, and additional global reach through online and virtual provision.

We offer our employees an inclusive and supportive work environment and are committed to developing you through a variety of means including educational sponsorship, discounted course fees and a range of in-house training. We also offer a generous annual leave allowance and private medical insurance.

As an equal opportunities employer, we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. However, as Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) individuals are currently under-represented within the University – which does not reflect our diverse study body – we would particularly welcome applications from BAME candidates. All appointments will be made on merit.

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Exam invigilators

We have a number of Exam Invigilator vacancies across our campuses. Please note: You do not have to complete an online application form for these casual positions.

Our Nottingham campus, located at 1 Royal Standard Place, Nottingham, is looking for a bank of Exam Invigilators to work on an ad-hoc basis during busy examination periods.

The role of Exam Invigilator consists of:

  • Setting up and supervising examinations
  • Ensuring guidelines and procedures are followed and all relevant administrative tasks are carried out during the examinations including recording student attendance
  • Maintaining the security and confidentiality of examination papers

We are looking for applicants who are reliable and punctual, have excellent communication skills and attention to detail. It is important that our invigilators have the ability to take command of the room and access to a personal email account as the primary method of communication to arrange invigilation will be via email.

Experience of invigilating exams is preferred but not essential as training will be provided.

Conditions of application – you must:

  • Complete a face-to-face training session to a satisfactory standard
  • Have a good command of the English language, both written and verbal
  • Be able to relay written and oral instructions to candidates and members of staff
  • Comply with the Health & Safety requirements that you are able to give clear verbal instructions in the event of an emergency when you may need to conduct an evacuation
  • Be legally able to undertake part-time paid employment in the UK
  • Have and be able to use a working e-mail account: all communications will be sent via e-mail
  • Have basic IT skills: including using a printer, a USB memory stick and Microsoft Word
  • Be flexible: including being prepared to invigilate computer examinations, oral examinations and examinations with special circumstances

NB – this job requires a level of physical ability, as applicants are required to walk around the building and carry examination materials.

Hours of work will vary throughout the year according to examination scheduling and invigilation requirements. There are no guaranteed hours and Invigilators on our ‘available’ list will have the option to turn down offers of work.

Rates of Pay

Invigilated exams - £9.00 per hour pro rata plus 12.1% holiday pay

Amanuensis – £11.43 per hour pro rata plus 12.1% holiday pay

We will also pay up to £10 per day for travel / parking – reimbursed with valid receipts.

If you would like to be considered for the role of Exam Invigilator at the University of Law Nottingham campus please apply in writing by email attaching a copy of your CV to pauline.walker@law.ac.uk

Our Exeter campus is currently expanding its team of Exam Invigilators to work on an ad-hoc basis during busy examination periods.

Duties will include:

  • Setting up and supervising of examinations
  • Ensuring guidelines and procedures are followed and all relevant administrative tasks are carried out during examinations including recording student attendance
  • Maintaining the security and confidentiality of examination papers

We are looking for applicants who are reliable and punctual, have excellent communication skills and attention to detail. It is important that our invigilators have the ability to take command of the room and access to a personal email account as the primary method of communication to arrange invigilation will be via email. Experience of invigilating exams is preferred, however training will be provided.

Hours of work will vary throughout the year according to examination scheduling and invigilation requirements. There are no guaranteed hours and Invigilators on our ‘available’ list will have the option to turn down offers of work.

Rate of Pay: £9.00 per hour

We will also reimburse up to £10 for travel /car parking per day

If you would like to be considered for the role of Exam Invigilator at the University of Law, Exeter, please apply in writing with your CV to:

Ben Davis (ben.davis@law.ac.uk)

University of Law, Temple Circus, Temple Way, Bristol BS1 6HG

For further information on the role, please do not hesitate to contact Lauren Moxom on 01483 216118 or Tracyann Tweedie on 01483 216201

Our Reading campus operates out of the University of Reading’s London Road Campus. We are looking for a bank of Exam Invigilators to work on an ad-hoc basis during busy examination periods.

The role of Exam Invigilator at The University of Law consists of:

  • Setting up and supervising examinations
  • Ensuring guidelines and procedures are followed and all relevant administrative tasks are carried out during examinations including recording student attendance
  • Maintaining the security and confidentiality of examination papers

We are looking for applicants who are reliable, punctual, have excellent communication skills and attention to detail. Hours of work will vary throughout the year according to examination scheduling and invigilation requirements.

Experience of an invigilation/acting role at University exams is desirable but not essential.

Conditions of Application - you must:

  • Complete a face-to-face training session to a satisfactory standard
  • Have a good command of the English language, both written and verbal
  • Be able to relay written and oral instructions to candidates and members of staff
  • Comply with the Health and Safety requirements that you are able to give clear verbal instructions in the event of an emergency when you may need to conduct an evacuation
  • Be legally able to undertake part-time paid employment in the UKHave and be able to use a working e-mail account: all communications will be sent via e-mailHave basic IT skills: including using a printer, a USB memory stick and Microsoft Word
  • Be flexible: including being prepared to invigilate computer examinations, oral examinations and examinations with special circumstances.

NB – this job requires a level of physical ability, as applicants are required to walk around the building and carry examination materials.

Rates of Pay – Invigilation:

Invigilated exams £9 per hour pro rata, plus 12.1% holiday pay

Amanuensis £11.43 per hour pro rata, plus 12.1% holiday pay

We will also pay up to £10 per day for travel / parking - reimbursed with valid receipts.

If you would like to be considered for the role of Exam Invigilator at The University of Law, Reading, please apply in writing by email attaching a copy of your CV to louise.watson@law.ac.uk

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