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Invigilators (Remote Assessment)

Invigilators (Remote Assessment)

£9.50 per hour

Location: home-based

Due to the growth in uptake of our Functional Skills qualifications, and in particular our remote assessment options, we are looking to recruit individuals to our bank of invigilators.

Main Duties

  • 1-1 invigilation of Functional Skills assessments remotely (i.e. using technology to invigilate a learner in a different location)
  • Provide support to the learner before, during and after their assessment session
  • Problem solve to deal with any issues or difficulties during an assessment
  • Complete an invigilator report for each assessment
  • Support quality assurance activities of assessments
  • Attend training and standardisation activities

Assessments can take place at any time, 7 days a week. You will be asked about your availability at interview.

Skills and experience


Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)

Confident in using technology for communicating (e.g. video-call and conference-call software)

Attention to detail and focus

Strong problem-solving skills

Understanding of data protection procedures and the importance of maintaining confidentiality

Please note, invigilators are required to have use of their own laptop or desktop computer (with a monitor at least 14 inches; a webcam and microphone; and antivirus and malware software) and a stable internet connection at home. They are also required to have a quiet place to work from where they will be interrupted or overheard by any other person.


Previous experience if invigilating assessments (face-face or remotely) is desirable but not essential as full training will be provided.

Experience of working in an education setting and/or with learners would be an advantage.

To apply for the role, please send your CV to