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At AQA, we’re committed to advancing education and we’re committed to our people. As the largest provider of academic qualifications in the UK, we mark over seven million GCSEs and A-levels each year and it’s our people who make this happen.
Location: Guildford; while we aim to provide working from home options where possible, there will be a requirement to attend/work within our offices depending on business needs*
Job type: Temporary
Duration: Starting August, some finishing in September or continuing until October.
Work Pattern: 35 hours a week; standard hours to be worked between 8am – 6pm weekdays, with occasional weekend work in peak periods.
Hourly Rate: £10.84 per hour.
Schools have finished and soon GCSE and A-Level students will be expecting their grades. In order to support with the awarding and appeals of grades, as well as looking further ahead to Autumn resist, we are looking for individuals to join us on a temporary basis. We are looking for people who are willing to be flexible on a number of different tasks/processes, whilst working to tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
Roles you could be supporting on include:
manual data entry and running processes; such as for appeals or entries for re-sit
error checking, quality control and quality assurance of information that passes through our systems
managing and prioritizing caseloads against pre-defined requirements
customer services – answering queries made via phone, email and online messenger chats
* Equipment will be provided, presence in the office on the first day for induction and equipment collection is mandatory.
We’re looking for people with:
great accuracy and attention to detail
?strong computer skills - particularly in Excel and with the capability to learn and use bespoke systems
the ability to work flexibly and adapt to changes in tasks and processes
good communication skills - both written and verbal
the ability to work to deadlines, manage their own time and work effectively unsupervised
How to apply
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Applications will be reviewed as we receive them for upcoming roles - we receive high volumes of applications so if you do not hear from us before the closing date please bear with us. We will endeavor to keep you updated on your application as soon as we can and this may be after the closing date.
We have a preferred supplier list (PSL) in place.
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AQA are an independent education charity and the largest provider of academic qualifications taught in schools and colleges. With a turnover of over £170m, we set and mark papers for around half of all GCSEs and A-levels. In the summer of 2019 we awarded over 3 million qualifications. Born out of five leading universities, we have over a century of qualifications expertise. Today, we employ more than 1000 people across six locations and work with around 27,000 teachers, lecturers, subject experts and academics, who help set and mark our exams.
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