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Pearson World Language Scorer in Hadley, Massachusetts

World Language Scorer

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 offers dynamic teacher licensing and performance assessment solutions. Our custom teacher licensure testing programs are 100 percent aligned to state standards. We also provide a wide variety of teacher licensure testing services such as test development, administration, and scoring. We work in a collaborative environment and are passionate about education.

Scoring offers the opportunity to network with other professionals and stay abreast of the latest developments in your field. Scorers have a direct impact on the quality of the next generation of teachers and help to maintain professional standards. Scorers enjoy the change of pace, the mental challenge and the opportunity to give back to their educational field.

We have immediate openings for candidates to score the following World Languages in our Hadley office:

Tamil

Swahili

Vietnamese

Kanjobal

Karen(S'gaw)

Yoruba

Korean

Mongolian

Somali

Kirundi(Rundi)

Chin(Haka)

Ewe

Malay

Rohingya

Russian

Japanese

Italian

Bulgarian

Assyrian

Key benefits

  • Starting rate of $22.80 per hour

  • On-site training

  • Flexibility to work scoring sessions that suit your availability

Overall Responsibilities

  • Evaluates responses of teacher candidates in multiple states.

  • Successfully internalizes training and scoring guide, participates in discussions.

  • Must be able to put aside personal biases and apply scoring guide according to rubric requirements.

  • Meets quality and productivity requirements established for the scoring program.

  • Engage with other scorers in consensus scoring activities.

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Working Conditions

On-site training takes place in an office environment that is safe and favorable to good working conditions.

Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Be a native speaker of the language OR

a certified teacher or college educator in the language

Both active and retired teachers can be eligible to score, provided they hold a current teaching license.

  • Basic computer skills (keyboard, mouse)

  • Ability to sit for extended periods of time

  • Ability to maintain a confidential work environment

  • Eligible to work in the United States

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-MA-Hadley

Work Locations: US-MA-Hadley-300 Venture Way 300 Venture Way Hadley 01035

Job: Professional Development

Organization: Assessments VUE

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Oct 22, 2020

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Part-time Regular

Req ID: 2009287

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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