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Pearson Exam Scorer in Sacramento, California

Exam Scorer

Description

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.

Key benefits

· Starting rate of $16.52/hour

· Scoring sessions are conducted M-F during the day and occasionally on weekends

· Scoring sessions are typically complete within 2 –3 days

· Flexibility to work scoring sessions that suit your availability

· Recently retired educators who meet the qualifications are welcome 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 must:

  • Hold a Teaching Credential, have at least three years of teaching experience, and be teaching or have taught within the last three years;

  • OR be an instructor in a California institution of higher learning who, in the last three years, has taught classes corresponding to the content field;

  • OR hold a bachelor's degree and/or master's degree and be a graduate student currently teaching courses in the content field;

  • OR have continuing experience as a scorer after having met the above qualifications;

  • OR be or have been a teacher educator in a CTC-approved preparation program.

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-CA-Sacramento

Work Locations: US-CA-Sacramento-1224 N Market 1224 N Market Blvd Sacramento 95834

Job: Professional Development

Organization: Assessments VUE

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Sep 14, 2020

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Part-time Regular

Req ID: 2008209

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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