King Edward VI School is a popular 11-18 comprehensive school rated Good by OfSTED in 2017 whereby ‘It was noted that there is a school culture which is underpinned by high expectations and a climate of mutual respect. As a result, pupils are keen to learn and work hard’.  The school is well-regarded within the community and has a reputation for high quality teaching. Lichfield is a small, vibrant cathedral city which is easily accessible from the surrounding areas.

Links to an Application Form, Recruitment Monitoring Form & Guidance Notes are at the bottom of this page.

Clerical Assistant – Examinations Administration

Dates:                      Apply by Monday 17 December 2018 at 12 noon – Early applications welcome

Salary:                     Local Authority Grade 3 £16,863 – £17,391 per annum

Contract type:     Part Time

Contract term:     Casual

Required by:         Immediate start

We require a Clerical Assistant to work as part of our Examinations Team on a variety of tasks under the supervision of the Examinations Officer to support the smooth running of internal and external examinations.

The successful candidate will have excellent administrative skills, computer literacy and be highly efficient and organised. They will be able to deal sensitively with a variety of situations with staff, exam invigilators, students and parents.  A calm, flexible approach, especially during busy examination days is essential.

This is a casual post which would suit someone with the flexibility to make themselves available for the equivalent of approximately thirteen weeks per year (currently early January, before/after Easter and from mid-May to the end of June).  This is scheduled at the beginning of each academic year. The job description is generic but the successful candidate’s role will link specifically to examinations.  During busy examination periods the role requires a substantial number of full day commitments.

The salary scale is the Local Authority’s Grade 3 £16,863 – £17,391 per annum, pro-rata. Starting salary approximately £9.83 per hour which includes an allowance for holiday pay.

Closing date:  Monday 17 December 2018 at 12 noon – Early applications welcome

Interviews:     As soon as possible

Clerical Asst Exams Admin – Letter to Applicants – Dec 18



Lunch Time Supervisors – Required Immediately

Salary:                     Local Authority Grade 2 £16,495- £16,863 per annum Pro Rata (£8.74 per hour)

Contract type:      Part Time 6.25 hours per week – Term Time Only

Contract term:     Permanent

Required by:         As soon as possible

We are seeking to appoint reliable, flexible Lunch Time Supervisors to work within a friendly, supportive and well established team. Duties to include supervising students during lunchtimes in the dining areas and surrounding school grounds both inside and out. Applicants should be able to relate well to children, young adults and staff, act responsibly and be able to keep calm and respond quickly to situations.

The Salary Scale is the Local Authority’s Grade 5 £16.495 – £16,863 pro rata.

Letter to Applicants – Summer 2018



If you have any queries please email: or call us on 01543 255714.

King Edward VI School Lichfield is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants for all posts will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Service. 

A copy of the school’s safeguarding policy can be found here: Safeguarding Policy February 2017

A copy of the school’s Safer Recruitment Policy can be found here: Safer Recruitment Policy 2017

A copy of the school’s privacy Notice for job applicants can be found here: Privacy notice for job applicants 2018

Application Form R6 Teaching Staff       Application Form R3 Support Staff    Recruitment Monitoring Form