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Pearson Language Scorer (NY) in Ballston Spa, New York

Language Scorer (NY)

Description

We are the world’s learning company with more than 24,000 employees operating in 70 countries. We combine world-class educational content and assessment,powered by services and technology, to enable more effective teaching and personalized learning at scale. We believe that wherever learning flourishes so do people.

  • The Evaluation Systems group of Pearson is recruiting permanently certified NYS teachers and recent retirees to score the constructed response components of New York State Teacher Certification Exams

  • Scoring the NYSTCETM provides teachers with a unique opportunity to network with peers, support their profession, and stay up-to-date with current practices and content

  • Scorers are provided with the opportunity to learn a process for evaluating responses to performance assignments, effectively and fairly

  • Scorers are provided with a thorough orientation to the methodology of how to score responses and gain valuable assessment skills in the process

  • In addition, Pearson is currently working with the NYS Education Department on the redevelopment of several content fields

  • Scorers who are interested and experienced in these fields, may be able to assist with this process

  • Scoring sessions are held throughout the year at our Malta, NY office and can last from one to three days, depending on the content area

  • All scoring is done during the day

  • Compensation is hourly or current teachers may request substitute teacher reimbursement and professional development certificates

  • Travel expense reimbursement for scorers traveling more than 40 miles one way to Malta facility may be approved

Qualifications

New York State permanently-certified teacher who is currently teaching in or has taught in New York State Schools (public or private) within the last five years (including regular substitute teachers).

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Primary Location: US-NY-Ballston Spa

Work Locations: US-NY-Malta-100 Saratoga Village 100 Saratoga Village Blvd. Suite 1, 34B Ballston Spa 12020

Job: Professional Development

Organization: Assessments VUE

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Oct 14, 2020

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Part-time Regular

Req ID: 2009626

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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