BTEC Nationals Land-Based Examiner (Agriculture, Countryside Management & more) - Pearson

Homeworking - Online platform
Variable - on individual contract basis
15 Dec 2020
14 Jan 2021
Contract Type
Part Time

Pearson is currently recruiting Land-Based (Agriculture, Countryside Management, Horticulture and Forestry & Arboriculture) Examiners for the BTEC Nationals (Level 3) qualification. This is a part time role which will be completed at home, and in your own time.


A BTEC Nationals 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.


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.


To be considered for this role applicants must have a degree or equivalent and either experience of delivering BTEC in this sector at this level, or a teaching qualification and GCE, iAL or Applied GCE teaching experience in this subject.

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