Chief Examiner


Chief Examiner


Newcastle upon Tyne
Flexible Working

Summary of the role


Summary of the role




We are currently recruiting for a Chief Examiner for the Level 1 and Level 2 Technical Award in Business and Enterprise. The Chief Examiner will be responsible for creating valid and reliable assessments and leading the examining team through the marking window. This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in these new qualifications which launched in September 2017.  


Skills and Experience


  • Current or recent experience delivering a Business-related qualification at Level 2 or above

  • Current or recent experience in the industry and/or a degree level qualification in Business and Enterprise or a related area

  • Experience of assessment writing, or a willingness to undertake training in this area

  • Experience of marking learners’ work and adhering to a mark scheme

  • Experience of leading a team

  • Ability to work consistently within tight deadlines

  • Ability to take on feedback to edit assessment materials and to develop within the role

  • Be IT literate and open to using online applications/e-technologies


For this role you must be available to take part in any training and standardisation events and undertake key activities throughout the marking windows.






Closing Date



20 July 2018



How to apply

How to Apply

Closing Date