Sports Awards Presentation Evening 2018

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Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School are continually looking to strengthen our teaching and support staff and recruit professionals who share our values of being enthusiastic, confident and committed, and who have a passion for our rapidly expanding school. Our current vacancies are listed below. Should there be no relevant current vacancies advertised, we still welcome CV’s. Please send these to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Casual Exam Invigilators

Required from May to June 2018

Invigilator £8.50ph Supervising Invigilator £9.50ph

The Governors are seeking to appoint a number of flexible and professional Exam Invigilators on a casual basis. The main exam period is in the summer.

Working under the direction of the Examinations Officer you will be required to supervise pupils under examination condition ensuring at all times that the integrity of the examinations is not compromised.

Previous experience in a similar role would be advantageous but is not essential. You must be able to work under pressure to strict timescales and deadlines and be able to remain focused at all times.

The ideal candidates will be available on all or most of the examination dates as per the attached examination timetable. The hours to be worked will be determined by the number of pupils sitting each exam, the number of examination rooms being used, the length of the exam including set up time and for the safe collection and transfer of completed papers to the Examinations Officer at the end of the exam.

The application form is attached along with the job description and person specification. Please ensure you complete the application form in full and provide a full history of your previous employment and reference details. Please indicate on your application any dates you would be unable to support on.

Applications are to be completed electronically and returned to Mrs EA Mashiter, Examinations Officer by the closing date of Monday 19th March 2018 at 10.00am.

The interview date is to be arranged along with a separate training day.

Queen Elizabeth’s is committed to safeguarding children and young people and therefore this post is subject to enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service clearance.

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Marketing & Admissions Assistant

Required as soon as possible

Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School has a proud history and a bright future, where staff and pupils work hard to achieve success and rewards.  The staff are genuine in their commitment to the needs of the pupils and the School as a whole. 

Offering through-school provision, students can remain with QEGS from the age of 4years to 18 years.  Located in its own magnificent private grounds in Blackburn, Lancashire, the School is situated within traditional buildings with superbly equipped classrooms and outstanding language, science, IT and sporting facilities. 

The role of the Marketing and Admissions Assistant is vital in developing and maintaining relationships with our parents, being the first point of contact for families, dealing with essential administration throughout the admissions process, through to various marketing functions to support the whole School.  Previous experience in a school setting is preferred, though consideration will be given to those applicants with experience in a customer-facing role. 

The Marketing and Admissions Assistant will work under the direction of the Director of Marketing and Admissions.

This is a busy and varied role, which will require the successful candidate to have a meticulous eye for detail, alongside the ability to meet time-pressured deadlines and prioritise their workload. Strong administration and computer skills are essential (particularly Excel).  In addition, you will have good organisational and communication skills, along with excellent MS Office skills and social media experience.

This role also includes the ability to provide basic first aid support within school, which may require the successful candidate to undergo relevant training.

The School values diversity and strives to promote equality at all levels, including its employees, students and customers. Applications are welcome from all sections of the Community.

QEGS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and  expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment will be subject to an enhanced disclosure and barring service (DBS) check.

Contract: Term-time plus 10 days

Location: Blackburn

Hours: 30 hours per week (10.00 to 16.00 Monday to Friday)

Salary: £19,939 FTE per annum (£13,682 equivalent for 30 hours per week)

Start date: as soon as possible

An application form and covering letter must arrive by 12 noon on Friday 9th March 2018.  Interviews will be held w/c 12th March 2018.  Please send to: Mrs M D'John, HR Administrator, QEGS, West Park Road, Blackburn BB2 6DF

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If you have any queries regarding any of the advertised positions, please contact Mrs D'John, HR Administrator on 01254 686300 ext 316 any day after 1.00pm (e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )