Pearson General Qualifications Examiner - Internationally based in London, United Kingdom
General Qualifications Examiner - Internationally based
We are currently looking to expand our Examining workforce ahead of our assessment activities in 2021. We are seeking applicants to mark our GCSE, GCE, International GCSE and International A Level qualifications in the following subject areas:
Art & Design
Design & Technology
We are looking to recruit Examiners in the following regions only:
If you are a qualified teacher based in any of the countries listed and have teaching experience in any of the subjects stated, we are interested in hearing from you
If you are a qualified teacher based outside of the countries listed and/or are experienced in a subject area that is not currently being recruited for, you may register you interest by completing this . We will then contact you if opportunities become available in the future.
An Examiner will mark candidates’ responses in accordance with the pre-defined mark scheme, whilst adhering to the conditions of recognition and examination procedures. A high level of subject knowledge is necessary in order to apply the mark scheme. Each examiner will receive an agreed allocation of scripts.
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 and Qualifications Required
You will have a degree or equivalent
You will be a qualified teacher
You will have at least one academic year’s worth of teaching experience at GCSE (or International GCSE) or GCE (International A Level) level, within the last 8 years
Must be fluent in writing and speaking English
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
The marking period is between May-July. You must be available to mark to the agreed deadlines in this period
The training required to mark as an examiner will take place remotely (online)
Examiners will be required to undertake new examiner training before they can start marking. The training required to mark as an examiner will take place remotely (online)
If you are a qualified teacher based outside of the countries listed and/or are experienced in a subject area that is not currently being recruited for, you may register you interest by completing this We will then contact you if opportunities become available in the future.
If you have any other queries, please contact the Associate Recruitment team via associate.pearson.com
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