Examiner - International Advanced Level - History (2016 specification)
An International Advanced Level History (New Specification) Examiner will mark candidates’ responses in accordance with the pre-defined mark scheme, whilst adhering to conditions of recognition 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.
· 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
· You will have one academic year's worth of teaching experience:
· a. within the last 8 years
· b. within the relevant qualification subject
· c. since qualifying as a teacher
· You will have a degree or equivalent
· You will be a qualified teacher
· 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.
· The training required to mark as an examiner will take place between May and June.
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