Working with us

If you are interested in working in our school please contact us for an informal visit and talk with a member of our Senior Leadership team.

King James Academy (5-11), is a through school formed from the amalgamation of two middle schools and an upper school in 2019. Since 2020 it has been part of the Diamond Learning Partnership Trust.

We are dedicated to high quality professional development and there are opportunities for further progression within the Diamond Learning Partnership Trust. At King James, you can expect a supportive culture within a Trust with very high aspirations. We value our staff and there are many development opportunities within the Partnership.

The Diamond Learning Partnership Trust consists of fourteen schools, across Cambridgeshire, Peterborough and North Hertfordshire who work closely together to provide the best possible learning experience for our learners. Royston is a market town with good facilities, within easy reach of Cambridge and Stevenage and with excellent transport links to London.

We are committed to safer recruitment. All appointments are made subject to satisfactory Enhanced DBS, qualification and pre-employment checks.

If you have any HR queries please contact Mrs Tracey Sell on


Exam Invigilator

Salary: H2 SCP 3 (£18,887 FTE Gross Per annum)

Hours: Flexible, mainly between 16th May – 29th June 2022.

Additional sessions at other time of the year may be requested.

Interviews: To be confirmed

Start Date: ASAP

We are looking for Exam Invigilators to join our existing team of invigilators and Examinations Officers in running internal and public examinations at our school. The ideal candidate will be reliable, have good communication skills, and be a confident and reassuring presence in exam rooms. The role may include scribing or reading for students with special educational needs and/or disabilities.

Full training will be provided.

The main duties are to conduct examinations in accordance with the Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ) and King James Academy Royston procedures. Invigilators have a key role in upholding the integrity of the examinations/assessment process.

Please visit our website: for further information and to download an application form.

Completed application forms together with a covering letter should be submitted to:

For further information, please email the Exams Officer Becky Copus at

Job Pack

Application Form

Attendance Officer

Contract: Permanent

Hours: Monday to Friday 37 hrs per week, Mon-Thur 08-00 to

16:00 and Fri 08:00-15:30 with 30mins unpaid lunch

Work Commitment: 40 (Term Time plus 2 weeks)

Salary: H6-H7 SCP 14-23 (£23,080.00 -£27,741.00 FTE) Gross Per annum. This figure will be pro rata based on working weeks per year.

Closing date: 1st September 2022

Interviews: TBC

Start Date: September 2022

Job Advert

Person specification

Job Description

Job Pack

Application Form

School Direct advert - Sept 2021.pdf