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Examiner - GCSE- Chinese

Reference
GCSE/CHE/EX
Contract Type
Permanent
Sector
Education, Media & Communications
Location
London, GBR
Expiry Date
18/08/2018
Examiner - GCSE- Chinese Reference: GCSE/CHE/EX GCSE Chinese Examiner marks candidates’ responses in accordance with the pre-defined mark scheme, whilst adhering to conditions of recognition and examination procedures. Most subjects wil...

Job Description

Examiner - GCSE- Chinese

Reference: GCSE/CHE/EX

GCSE Chinese 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.

We are also looking for

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

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

Qualifications needed

  • You will have a degree or equivalent
  • You will be a qualified teacher

Experience needed

You will have one academic year's worth of teaching experience:

a. within the last 8 years

b. within the relevant qualification and subject

c. since qualifying as a teacher

Skills required

To ensure that we are able to provide a fully qualified and experienced team of Examiners, we require you to be knowledgeable in both Cantonese and Mandarin .

Once you have submitted an application for the role, please ensure that you evaluate your linguistic competencies in Cantonese and Mandarin, by completing the following survey:

Please use the 'Linguistic Competency' document attached to this vacancy when completing the survey.

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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