IB Diploma Administrative Assistant and Examination Officer

Founded in 1924, and enjoying close ties with the UN, the Foundation of the International School of Geneva, commonly known as Ecolint, is the world's number one international school. With eight schools on three campuses across the Geneva area, we educate around 4500 students aged from 3-18. We have around 1500 employees representing more than 110 nationalities. Ecolint is built on strong humanitarian values and prides itself on its long history of pedagogical innovation, including the creation of the International Baccalaureate, currently a reference in more than 3500 international schools in the world. Our mission is to shape students' lives and prepare them to be world citizens engaged with the political, ethical and environmental challenge of their times.
Information
LocationLa Châtaigneraie (Secondary/secondaire)
Application closing date28/10/2019
Starting DateJanvier 2020
ContractPart-time 20 hours / 47 weeks

The International School of Geneva has an excellent reputation for the quality of its education and its diverse multicultural environment. Its success is mainly due to the openness and commitment of all its employees.

The Campus La Châtaigneraie is set amidst the picturesque rolling farms and villages of Founex, overlooking Lake Geneva not far from the city. With a mix of historic and new buildings, the campus is split into a Primary and Secondary school. The international team of educators is devoted to supporting a diverse population of students.

To complete our Administration team, we are looking for an energetic, committed and well qualified

IB DIPLOMA ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT AND EXAMINATION OFFICER

20 hours/ 47 weeks

Responsibilities:

  • Assist the IBDP Coordinator with IB Diploma administrative tasks (uploading internal and external assessments, organizing resources, communicating Diploma developments, creating accounts on MyIB)
  • Liaise with the external Assessment Boards for all matters regarding the administration of the external exams
  • Prepares and maintains a variety of records, documents and materials including privileged and sensitive data
  • Reviews and verifies documents for accuracy, completeness and compliance with predetermined standards
  • Supplying and coordination of all the necessary stationery and materials related to the smooth running of the examination system
  • Prepare and run the internal school exams
  • Liaise with teachers, students and parents regarding examination entries
  • Submit entries for external examinations to awarding bodies in advance of deadlines
  • Responsible for organising exam materials, providing safe custody of and organising examination stationery and materials
  • Review and verify documents for accuracy, completeness and compliance with predetermined standards

Candidate requirements:

  • Previous SAT and ACT experience, as well as IB Diploma Programme
  • Strong organisational skills, attention to detail and accuracy, initiative
  • Interest in teaching environments including the desire to work with students and teachers
  • Ability to work in French and English
  • High personal standards
  • Professional tact, diplomacy and presentation with administrators, staff, teachers, students, parents and community members
  • There is some expectation that for this role some working time will be allocated to the summer-around results release
  • Understanding and working well with data and databases
  • Ability to work under pressure and tight timelines
  • Flexibility and ability to work additional hours during exam periods
  • Comfort with technical/administrative software

 

Candidates are required to apply on the link below by sending their CV, three references, one of whom must be your current or most recent employer, that may be followed at the point of interview and a covering letter addressed to David Woods, Campus and Secondary Principal, International School of Geneva, La Châtaigneraie, by 28 October 2019, mentioning the reference number 230 022

Only online applications will be considered

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The International School of Geneva welcomes applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds and experiences. The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers.