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Pearson Digital Functional Skills - Digital Functional Skills - Chair of Examiners in London, United Kingdom

Digital Functional Skills - Digital Functional Skills - Chair of Examiners

Reference: CHAIROFE/DFS2022

Closing date: 02 December 2022 at midnight

Chair of Examiners

The Chair of Examiners is responsible to Pearson for maintaining standards in a subject

or group of subjects across different syllabi and methods of assessment from year to



 To chair the Question Paper Evaluation Committee (QPEC) meeting(s).

 To ensure the question paper(s) and mark schemes meet the requirements of

the assessment criteria as set out in the specification.

 To chair the Awarding meeting for each syllabus in the designated subject or

subject area, checking that the required standards are brought to bear in each

examination component and in each subject as a whole.

 To recommend mark boundaries for each grade in each subject at the

conclusion of the Awarding process.

 To participate in (a) conferences with teachers and (b) courses for examiners

as required.

 To collaborate closely with the Qualification Delivery and Award Manager in

carrying out all designated responsibilities. All recommendations arising from

these responsibilities must be made through the QDAM.

Experience and Qualifications Required

 You will have a degree or equivalent.

 You will be a qualified teacher.

 You will have UK school-based teaching experience, in the relevant subject and


 You will have assessment experience up to Team Leader level in the relevant


 You will have experience of managing people.

 You will have the right to work in the UK and a UK bank account

Competencies Required

 You will be a good communicator.

 You will have sound organisational skills.

 You will have the ability to work well under pressure.

 You will have the ability to meet deadlines.

 You will be IT literate.

About Pearson

Welcome to Pearson, the world's leading learning company. We have a simple mission:

to help people make more of their lives through learning.

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

Application Information We have a number of opportunities available for teaching professionals to join our growing teams of examiners, moderators and verifiers.