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Examiner - GCE A Level - English Language (2016 Sp

Reference
Ex(NS)Eng
Contract Type
Permanent
Sector
Education, Media & Communications
Location
London, GBR
Expiry Date
26/10/2018
Examiner - GCE A Level - English Language (2016 Specification) Reference: Ex(NS)Eng A GCE English Language Examiner marks candidates’ responses in accordance with the pre-defined mark scheme, whilst adhering to conditions of recognition...

Job Description

Examiner - GCE A Level - English Language (2016 Specification)

Reference: Ex(NS)Eng

A GCE English Language Examiner marks candidates’ responses in accordance with the pre-defined mark scheme, whilst adhering to conditions of recognition and examination procedures. Most subjects will be marked onscreen using ePEN, which can be done from home. A few subjects are still marked in the traditional method, using paper scripts sent through the post. A high level of subject knowledge is necessary in order to apply the mark scheme. Each examiner will receive an agreed allocation of scripts.

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Please note that we are now accepting applications from Lecturers:

We are also accepting applications from Newly Qualified Teachers:

Responsibilities

  • To mark accurately and consistently to ensure overall standards are maintained
  • To submit samples to your Team Leader at designated times
  • To ensure milestones for marking are adhered to
  • To ensure all administration is completed as specified

Experience/qualifications needed

  • You will have one academic year's worth of teaching experience:
  • a. within the last 8 years
  • b. within the relevant qualification subject
  • c. since qualifying as a teacher
  • You will have a degree or equivalent
  • You will be a qualified teacher

Please note, that due to an unprecedented increase in market share, we are now able to accept applications for Examiners from Lecturers. If you are a Lecturer, please click to apply.

Competencies required

  • You will have the ability to work well under pressure
  • You will have the ability to meet deadlines
  • You will have a high level of subject knowledge in order to apply the mark scheme

Additional information

  • The marking period is between May - July.
  • The training required to mark as an examiner will take place between May and June.

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