PTE General - Item Writer

Location
Homeworking
Salary
Competitive
Posted
05 Sep 2019
Closes
30 Sep 2019
Category
Education
Contract Type
Contract

Pearson is recruiting item writers for Pearson Test of English General (PTEG)

Purpose:

We are currently recruiting innovative item writers to write, review and develop PTEG items in accordance with the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) for a variety of different levels throughout the qualification. 

Responsibilities

To write a variety of new items for the PTEG database

Work with an experienced team of item writers to meet deadlines

Review and provide feedback on current items

 

Experience/skills needed

·         Subject knowledge and expertise in English as a second language.

·         Relevant teaching experience

·         Good written communication skills particularly in your subject area

·         Confident use of IT

·         The ability to follow a brief

·         Ability to write clearly and concisely

·         Ability to work to tight deadlines

.         Have been educated to level 6 and above.

Additional information

  • As part of the application process, you are required to complete a task. A document with details of the task is attached to the vacancy.
  • Please ensure to complete and submit the task to us through associate.pearson.com within 7 days of submitting your form (please select General Enquiries under Category Type) 
  • Once your task has been received your application will be send to a subject specialist to be assessed. We aim to be able to inform you of the decision within 4 weeks of submitting your task.
  • Please note that the vacancy may be closed earlier than the end date stated, should the number of application exceed the demand.

Please note that due to system requirements PTE General Item writers must have use / access to a PC; our CERTS database and Item writer software is not compatible with Apple Macs.

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