Examinations Supervisor

Brisbane, Australia
21 Dec 2017
End of advertisement period
22 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term

The Examinations Section

The Examinations Section provides centralised services and support to ensure consistent and high quality conduct of examinations across all campuses of the University.

Examination Supervisors play a key role to ensure that all students have the opportunity to sit examinations under optimal conditions according to University assessment and examination policies and procedures.

The role

There are multiple positions available. Applicants will be responsible for following established procedures for monitoring students during examinations; including assessing and responding to instances of misconduct, set-up of exam materials, verification of student identity, and distributing, collecting and reconciling completed exam scripts.

The person

You will be an enthusiastic team player who is flexible and adaptable in a changing and complex service environment

You will also have a demonstrated ability to deliver high quality customer focused service in a high pressure environment. You will possess excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, students and academic staff .

Phsyical fitness and mental alertness are essential to ensure consistent provision of exam supervision.

You will be required to work outside standard business hours, Monday to Saturday and be available for work during peak exam periods – April, June, September and November.


This is a casual appointment with the potential for recurring seasonal work. Remuneration will be at Professional Staff HEW 1, Level 1, $30.80 per hour, plus employer superannuation contributions of 9.5%.

Hours of work are based on a rostered shift allocation - Monday to Saturday - and subject to University requirements.

Position Description

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To discuss this role please contact Barbara Sheahan on +61 7 3365 2488 or email examinations@uq.edu.au .

To submit an application for this role, use the Apply button below. All applicants must supply the following documents: Cover letter and a personal statement about your personal qualities and skills that will contribute to the successful administration of examinations.

For information on completing the application process click here.

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