Support Staff Vacancies

As Lemov writes, ‘No one wants to spend their career at odds with the organisation they work for, trying to hide from the training it offers, or watching the philosophy change every year while thinking, this too shall pass.’

John Mason School -Cultural Fit

Working in a school where you are not aligned with the culture is a miserable experience. So … we both need to have alignment if you come to work here!

· We believe that every child deserves a Champion.
· We believe that we can all improve as teachers.
· We believe in the limitless potential of people.
· We believe that truly great teaching is that which improves students’ progress.
· We believe that teaching requires dedication and sweat.
· We believe that you cannot just wish teachers and students to be better – you have to create the conditions for them to grow.
· We believe that basic literacy and numeracy are essential to students making good progress.
· We believe that feedback should be timely and respond to the needs of the individual student so that they can actively engage with feedback.
· We expect every teacher to plan lessons using assessment information.
· We believe that staff and students come equal first.
· We believe that hard work is the key to success for staff and students.
· We admire the generosity of spirit.
· We acknowledge that we all make mistakes.
· We live by the values of Respect, Honesty and Kindness.

If you think you 'fit', we would love to hear from you even if we don't have any posts advertised. Please contact our HR Manager, Jane Howse, (01235 466054,

Current Listings

Exam Invigilator

Closing Date: 11th October 2019

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Exam Invigilator

Location: John Mason School
Salary Grade: Casual claim Grade Point 4, £9.55 per hour (Plus holiday pay supplement of 12.07%)
Closing Date: Friday 11 October 2019, 1pm
Interview Date: Interviews on application. Should a suitable candidate be identified the vacancy may be closed early.
Start: As soon as possible

We are currently seeking to recruit Exam Invigilators to assist in the smooth running of GCSE, A Level, and internal exams throughout the academic year.

Successful applicants must be available daily between the hours of 8.30am and 4pm.

Experience of working in a school environment preferred but not essential as training will be given.

John Mason School is part of the Abingdon Learning Trust and is fully committed to the safeguarding and wellbeing of all its students and staff. If you feel that you want to be part of our team and the exciting journey ahead, then we look forward to receiving your application.

An application pack is available from the John Mason School website or from
CVs alone are not acceptable.

Abingdon Learning Trust is an equal opportunities employer that recognises the terms and conditions of maintained schools, including maternity benefits.

Abingdon Learning Trust has a responsibility for and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and requires all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to apply for a DBS check at an enhanced level

Exam Invigilator

Job Description

Confidential Disclosure Form

Cultural Fit Statement

Application Monitoring Form

ALT Support Staff Application Form

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Vacancy Closing Date: 11th October 2019