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Examiner - International GCSE Computer Science (20

Reference
Ex/iGCSE/CS/2017spec
Contract Type
Permanent
Sector
Education, Media & Communications
Location
London, GBR
Expiry Date
25/10/2019
Examiner - International GCSE Computer Science (2017 Spec) Reference: Ex/iGCSE/CS/2017spec An International GCSE Computer Science (2017 Specification) Examiner marks candidates’ responses in accordance with the pre-defined mark scheme, ...

Job Description

Examiner - International GCSE Computer Science (2017 Spec)

Reference: Ex/iGCSE/CS/2017spec

An International GCSE Computer Science (2017 Specification) 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.

Please note that if you wish to be considered for 4CP0 02 then you must have experience with the following Computer Languages:

  • Python
  • C Sharp
  • Java

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
  • You will have experience in Python, C Sharp or Java.

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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