Speaking and Listening Assessor Cambridge IGCSE English

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JOB DESCRIPTION

POST TITLE: SPEAKING AND LISTENING ASSESSOR CAMBRIDGE IGCSE ENGLISH

LANGUAGE

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JOB PURPOSE:

15/353

SECTION MANAGER

DATE:

TO RECORD, MARK AND UNDERTAKE SPEAKING AND LISTENING

ASSESSMENTS FOR CAMBRIDGE INTERNATIONAL GCSE ENGLISH

LANGUAGE 0522.

DECEMBER 2015

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. To complete the required training

2. To supervise and mark assessments on a one to one basis

3. To record and moderate speaking and listening assessment

4. To facilitate the assessment and enable students to fulfil their full potential

5. Ensure a safe working environment in accordance with legal requirements, College regulations, policies and guidelines

6. Undertake such other duties as may be required from time to time by the College that are within the level and responsibility appropriate to the grade of the post.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

1. To be discussed at interview.

GENERAL BEHAVIOURS

1. The College expects that you will work to the highest professional standards and undertake your responsibilities to the best of your ability, setting an example to the staff that you lead and that you will encourage them to work as a professional team.

2. You will be responsible for protecting staff and learners from all preventable harm as per College

Safeguarding procedures.

3. You should be courteous in your dealings with colleagues, students and visitors to the College.

4. You will exhibit a positive drive in your desire and efforts to provide learning that will support the

College’s learning strategies at a level acknowledged as being at the highest level within the further education sector.

5. As an Assessor in the College you will act with integrity and probity.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Canterbury College scheme of conditions of service

25 hours per week. Fixed term contract for 6 weeks

Salary range £23,103

– £25,454 pro rata per annum

Occasional evening and weekend work will be necessary.

Canterbury College is an equal opportunities employer.

PERSON SPECIFICATION

SPEAKING AND LISTENING ASSESSOR CAMBRIDGE IGCSE ENGLISH LANGUAGE

ALL STAFF ARE EXPECTED TO UNDERTAKE CPD

Requirement

Means of assessment

Application form

Interview Reference

Skills and ability

Effective written and oral communication

Effective organizational skills and ability to work to deadline

Essential

Essential

Effective teamwork skills

Ability to motivate, encourage and support students

Essential

Essential

Familiarity with the use of I.T. Essential

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Interest in and understanding of student-centred learning

Essential

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Ability to contribute to curriculum development

Actively contribute to the College’s Safeguarding practice, procedures, culture and ethos

Essential

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Experience

Experience of instructing employees/trainees Desirable

Working knowledge of the requirements of

Awarding Bodies

Experiences of Speaking & Listening

Assessments or Coursework

Desirable

Desirable

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Specialist knowledge

Please outline your areas of specialist knowledge under the ‘Experience’ section on the application form.

Education

Degree or appropriate professional /vocational qualification

Assessor/Verifier Awards

Teaching Qualification (or willing to work towards)

I.T. Level 2 (or willing to work towards)

Maths Level 2 (e.g. equivalent to GCSE grade C or above)

English Level 2 (e.g. equivalent to GCSE grade

C or above)

Essential

Desirable

Desirable

Desirable

Desirable

Essential

Essential

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