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Pearson Exam Scorer- Languages Other Than English in Sacramento, California

Pearson is 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 an immediate opening for candidates to score at our Sacramento office, located in Natomas.

Languages Other Than English (LOTEs)

  • Arabic

  • Armenian

  • Cantonese

  • Farsi

  • Filipino

  • French

  • German

  • Hebrew

  • Hindi

  • Hmong

  • Italian

  • Japanese

  • Kmer

  • Korean

  • Mandarin

  • Portuguese

  • Punjabi

  • Russian

  • Spanish

  • Turkish

  • Vietnamese

Key benefits

· Starting rate of $16.52/hour.

· Scoring sessions are conducted M-F, during the standard business hours, and occasionally on weekends.

Most Languages Other Than English (LOTEs) are scored twice a year, in the spring and fall. Some languages (Cantonese, French, German, Korean, Mandarin, Russian, and Spanish), are offered more regularly.

· Scoring sessions are typically complete within 1-2 days.

· Flexibility to work scoring sessions that suit your availability.

· Recently retired educators who meet the qualifications are encouraged to apply.

Overall Responsibilities

· Evaluates teacher certification candidate responses to constructed-response items in a reliable manner and scores according to supplied scoring guide.

· Successfully internalizes training and participates in discussions.

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

· May be required to pass qualifying test before scoring.

Qualifications

Qualifications

An Exam Scorer- Languages Other Than English must

  • be a native speaker of the language with a college/university degree,

  • OR hold a graduate degree in the appropriate language,

  • or hold a Single Subject Teaching Credential in the appropriate language,

  • or be a college or university educator who holds a degree in the language and/or has responsibility for teaching or advising students in that field,

  • or have an authorization to teach the corresponding language in California public schools,

  • or have served as a Single Subject Assessments for Teaching scorer in the appropriate language,

  • or have served as a CTC-approved member of the appropriate CSET language test development and/or standard setting committee.

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http://www.pearson.com/careers/diversity-and-inclusion.html

Pearson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and a member of E-Verify. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. All employment is decided based on qualifications, merit, and business need. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other group protected by law.

Job: PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Organization: Assessments VUE

Schedule: PART_TIME

Req ID: 2112564

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