Examiner - BTEC Tech Award

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Closing date:14 September 2022 at midnight 

A BTEC Tech Awards Examiner marks candidates’ responses in accordance with the pre-defined mark scheme, whilst adhering to the 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.



Health and Social Care

Component 3 Health and Wellbeing

Performing Arts

Performing to a Brief

Art and Design

Component 3: Responding to a Client Brief


Component 3: Responding to an Engineering Brief


Component 3: Promotion and Finance for Enterprise


Component 3: Supporting Children to Play, Learn and Develop

Creative Media

Component 3: Create a Media Product in Response to a Brief

Travel and Tourism

Component 2: Influences on Global Travel and Tourism

Sport, Activity and Fitness

Component 2: The Principles of Training, Nutrition and Psychology for Sport and Activity

Digital Information Technology

Component 3: Effective Digital Working Practices



  • 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


Experience/qualifications needed


  • You will have one academic year's worth of teaching experience:

  •   a. within the last 8 years

  •  b. within the relevant subject and level

  •  c. since qualifying as a teacher

  • You will have a degree or equivalent

  • You will be a qualified teacher


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


About Pearson


We value the power of inclusive culture and embed diversity and inclusion in everything we do. Pearson promotes a company culture where differences are embraced as strengths, opportunities are equal and accessible, consideration and respect are the norm. Through our talent, we believe that diversity and inclusion make us a more innovative and vibrant company. People are at the centre of our company. We are committed to a sustainable environment and workplace ecosystem where talent can learn, grow, and thrive. We provide content, assessment and digital services to learners, educational institutions, employers, governments and other partners globally. We are the UK's largest awarding body and offer qualifications that are globally recognised and benchmarked, with educational excellence rooted in a range of General and Vocational courses.

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