Home Working- Applied Science - BTEC External Verifier

Location
Homeworking
Salary
Variable
Posted
12 Oct 2017
Closes
12 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Part Time

Pearson have exciting opportunities for Applied Science teachers to become External Verifiers (also known in Pearson as a Standards Verifier) for our BTEC Qualifications including Applied Science, Forensic Science and Pharmaceutical Sciences.

We currently have a number of opportunities for Applied Science teachers across the UK who are currently teaching or recently retired. 

The Standards Verifier role 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.
 

A BTEC Standards Verifier will sample candidates’ responses from centres in accordance with the pre-defined mark scheme. Most sampling will be carried out from home with an occasional centre visit.
 

To be eligible to apply you need to have Experience of delivering Vocational qualifications (Eg, BTEC QCF, BTEC NQF/ next generation, Higher Nationals, NVQ, Work Based Learning etc). You will need to have completed a minimum of one academic year’s full time teaching experience in the last 8 years. This must be in the relevant subject and qualification you have applied for, in this case Vocational Qualifications related to Applied Science subjects.

Sampling will need to be completed before June ‘18. Before you begin any sampling however you will receive an induction training session and then sector specific standardisation to ensure that you are competent and comfortable in marking to the standards we set. You will be paid for attending the sector specific training as well as having your travel and accommodation expenses, where necessary, covered.

 

Please note that standardisation training is currently taking place, the last sessions will be held on the 18th November therefore if this role is of interest to you please apply now to ensure a place on this years training. 

Experience/qualifications needed

  • Experience of delivering Vocational qualifications (Eg, BTEC QCF, BTEC NQF/next generation, Higher Nationals, Work Based Learning etc).
  • A commitment to quality assurance.
  • Good working knowledge of the specifications for the subject area you will specialise in.
  • You will hold a minimum of one year’s full time teaching experience of the relevant subject and level.

 

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Contact

For more information
Joanna Rainbird
E aaresourcing@pearson.com