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We are recruiting for examiners in several industry areas for our Technical qualifications. An examiner marks candidates’ responses in accordance with the pre-defined mark scheme, whilst adhering to guidance and examination procedures.

We are currently recruiting for the academic year 2018 - 2019 for the role of examiners, to mark the exams in Technical Qualifications.

Examiner vacancies are available in the following industry areas:

BSE Business Children
Construction Digital Engineering
Hair & beauty Health & social care Hospitality & catering
Land Transport Travel & tourism
  • About the role

      Responsibilities of an examiner:

      • Attend training/standardisation meeting to ensure best practice is adhered to when marking
      • Mark written responses accurately and consistently to the standard set by the Chief Examiner
      • Submit samples to the Chief Examiner at designated times
      • Ensure timescales for marking are adhered to
      • Ensure all administration is completed as specified
  • About you

      Successful applicants will:

      • Have current knowledge of the UK 14-19 education system
      • Have teaching or assessment experience in the relevant subject and level
      • Have a high level of recent, relevant subject knowledge, in order to apply the mark scheme
      • Be computer literate
      • Have access to a secure PC with a firewall, up to date anti-virus software, private broadband access and a personal, private e-mail account
      • Have good written and verbal communication skills
      • Be able to follow procedures accurately and reliably
      • Be able to work to fixed timescales
      • Be passionate about vocational education and helping people reach their full potential
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