Welcome to TheExamsOffice.org
Supporting exams officers in their everyday role
Welcome to The Exams Office - supporting exams officers and data staff in their everyday roles
Our website content has been improved and updated for the 2014/15 academic year. To gain instant access to our 'members-only' sections please acquire a centre membership to The Exams Office
Do not forget to apply your discount code on the membership form to acquire a membership for just £95 (+vat) per year
From next year, our membership price will be held at £95 (+vat) for renewing members
Click on the links below for our weekly updates:
Why join The Exams Office?
The Exams Office is delivering a new era of Exams Officer/Data Manager support - we are filling the gap left by the Department for Education.
The Exams Office works with all key stakeholders - including the major awarding bodies and JCQ - to deliver practical, everyday support to the exams officer community.
The Exams Office not only offers support for Exams Officers. From September 2014, we have expanded to also include support for Data and Assessment Managers/staff.
We have enhanced our support offering for the 2014/15 academic year. From September 2014, we are offering:
- Weekly exams updates
- Weekly education updates
- Specific support for new exams officers
- Support for Data Managers/staff
- Hints, tips and guidance documents
- Policy templates
- Documents to customise for use in your school/college
- Member requested support materials
- Answering members’ questions
- Support tools such as the Exam Timetable Tool and Key Dates Calendar
- Member rewards
- Access to exams supplies at some of the lowest prices in the country
To ensure that we meet your needs, and that membership to The Exams Office is a good use of your school/college budget, compare what we offer to other exams organisations. If we meet your needs and support you in your everyday role, save you time and will save your school/college money, then please join The Exams Office today by submitting a membership form for immediate access.
The Exams Office meets the everyday needs of the exams officer community
Here are some of the comments we have received from exams officers about our support:
'Just want to say what a fantastic resource this website is. I've been in this role for almost 6 years and can honestly say this is the best 'aide' ever. Many thanks and keep up the excellent work'
Claire, Exams Officer at The Banovallum School, Horncastle
'Thank you so much for The Exams Office website. I use it regularly and find it incredibly useful. Keep up the good work please!'
Jackie King, Exams Officer, Malvern, Worcestershire
The Exams Office also works in partnership with the major awarding bodies. We have signed an agreement to work closely with OCR, which includes reduced membership to The Exams Office for all of OCR's centres.
OCR have released the following statement about our partnership;
'As part of OCR's commitment to providing high quality support to the teaching and exam support staff in centres, we are pleased to announce we will be working in partnership with The Exams Office. This partnership will extend the existing range of support available to exam support staff and will help to ensure that this key role is fully informed in an ever changing environment. We are excited to be collaborating with The Exams Office and look forward to the year ahead.'
How do I become a member of The Exams Office?
To acquire membership to The Exams Office, please visit our Membership page.
A 12-month membership is £195 (plus VAT), however, if you:
- Are an existing member of The Exams Office as of 1 September and re-join by 31 October 2014
- Engage in any OCR qualifications
- Have attended - or are booked onto - any Regional Training Agency event in 2014
You will eligible for a discounted 12-month membership of £95 (plus VAT)
This is a centre membership, and therefore, can be utilised by an exams office assistant and your Data Manager/staff.
The Exams Office meets the needs of new and experienced exams officers and data staff with practical everyday support.
Compare our support with that offered by other organisations, and decide if our day-to-day support is what you need to fulfil your role
We are confident that once you join The Exams Office, you will find that we deliver on our core principles which are to:
- produce quality support materials produced by a team of exams/data experts,
- save you time in your everyday role,
- ease pressure on your school budget.
The Exams Office takes no responsibility for any outcomes in schools/colleges as a result of the information provided on our website or within our documentation. It is the responsibility of schools/colleges to apply this information as they deem necessary within their own centre. You should always contact/refer to the relevant awarding body for the most accurate and up-to-date information regarding their qualifications.