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Examiner – GCE A Level – Economics

Pearson

Posted 3rd October 2017

Salary:
See below
Job location:
Home based
Closing date:
On going 8 days left to apply
Interview date(s):
See below
Start date:
May - July 2018

Pearson have exciting opportunities for Qualified Economics Teachers to become Examiners for our GCE A Level qualification.

This is an excellent opportunity to earn some extra money in a part-time role, alongside any full-time commitments you may have, whilst also developing your career in education.

Role

An Examiner marks candidates’ responses in accordance with the pre-defined mark scheme, whilst adhering to Code of Practice and examination procedures. Most subjects will be marked onscreen using ePEN, which can be done from home. A few subjects are still marked in the traditional method, using paper scripts sent through the post. A high level of subject knowledge is necessary in order to apply the mark scheme. Each examiner will receive an agreed allocation of scripts.

Experience and Qualifications Required

To be eligible apply you need only to have a degree, teaching qualification and a minimum of one academic year’s full time teaching experience, in the last 8 years. This must be GCE A Level in Economics.

Competencies Required

· 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.

Additional Information

· The marking period is between May and July. Before you begin any marking however you will receive New Examiner training and then Standardisation to ensure that you are competent and comfortable in marking to the standards we set.

· Although the fees differ across units, based on complexity to mark as well as time and effort required, an average payment to an Assessment Associate will be in the region of £500- £800. We also pay a fee of £150 for attendance at the training/standardisation meeting, be it face to face or online, and a teacher release fee to your centre if appropriate.

How to apply

To Apply

Applications will need to be made online, via our website.

Link to apply: · Examiner - GCE A Level - Economics (2015 Specification)

Contact

If you have any questions regarding the role or application process, please contact the AA Recruitment team aaresourcing@pearson.com

About Pearson

Welcome to Pearson, the world's leading learning company. We have a simple mission: to help people make more of their lives through learning. We are the UK's largest awarding body and offer qualifications that are globally recognised and benchmarked, with educational excellence rooted in names like Edexcel, BTEC, EDI and LCCI.

Contact details

Name: Contact If you have any questions regarding the role or application process, please contact the AA Recruitment team
Email: aaresourcing@pearson.com

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