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Principal Examiner - iAL - ENGLISH LANGUAGE (2016

Reference
PEIALenglang
Contract Type
Permanent
Sector
Education, Media & Communications
Location
London, GBR
Expiry Date
28/09/2018
Principal Examiner - iAL - ENGLISH LANGUAGE (2016 Specification) - Investigating Language Reference: PEIALenglang Closing date: 07 October 2018 at midnight We are recruiting a Principal Examiner (iAL English Language) to produ...

Job Description

Principal Examiner - iAL - ENGLISH LANGUAGE (2016 Specification) - Investigating Language

Reference: PEIALenglang

Closing date: 07 October 2018 at midnight

We are recruiting a Principal Examiner (iAL English Language) to produce appropriate assessment materials, including question papers and mark schemes, and are responsible for the standardisation of its marking.

Responsibilities

  • To produce a working draft paper / respond to any amendments or suggestions and produce a draft paper.
  • To set / approve questions and mark schemes - demonstrate the specification’s content and assessment criteria has been met in the
  • To ensure parity of standards across optional questions and question papers
  • To monitor the marking standards of all examiners (including Assistant Principal Examiners, Team Leaders and Examiners), ensuring accuracy and consistency throughout.
  • To monitor the standards of examiners, advise on their appointment, training and reappointment.
  • To attend the awarding meeting, advise on mark ranges for the grade boundaries.
  • To submit an evaluation report on performance of the question paper.

Experience/qualifications needed

  • You will have assessment experience up to Team Leader level in the relevant qualification
  • You will have experience of teaching the relevant subject and level
  • You will have experience of managing people
  • You will have the ability to work well under pressure
  • You will have the ability to meet deadlines.

Competencies required

  • Decision Making
  • Delivery Focused
  • Leadership/Influencing
  • Teamwork
  • Maximising Potential in Self and Others
  • Change management/flexibility
  • You will have the ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • You will be required to have excellent communication, strong organisation and IT skills

Additional Information

The closing date for applications is 7th October 2018. Interviews are expected to take place later that month.

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