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Cambridge International A Level Computer Science - Examiners

Job Requisition ID:  7066
Business Unit:  Cambridge Assessment International Education


Posted Date:  12-May-2022

Cambridge Assessment International Education is growing and over 10,000 schools in more than 160 countries are now part of our Cambridge International learning community.


To support our continued growth worldwide, we are expanding our examiner network, and inviting teachers to develop their professional practice by becoming Cambridge


We currently have new vacancies for A Level Computer Science - Examiners.


Requirements are that applicants will:

  • have 3 years' experience teaching A Level Computing/Computer Science
  • have a Degree in Computer Science 
  • have previous examining experience preferred and knowledge of Python, Visual Basic Java/JavaScript essential
  • have a PC and broadband to allow them to access Cambridge on-screen marking systems.
  • have a PC running Windows 8.1 or 10, or a Mac running Mac OS 10.11+ and a good internet connection in order to use electronic script management
  • be required to attend one face to face meeting in the UK                             


Successful applicants will have:

  • a keen eye for detail
  • the ability to work under pressure
  • the ability to keep to deadlines


As an examiner you will be marking a specific number of scripts in line with approved marking instructions and to the required standard. For more information on the role of an examiner please visit our website. There will be payment per script marked.


We offer:

  • a powerful insight into the teaching and assessment of Cambridge qualifications
  • support in developing your own professional practice
  • the highest standards of training and support
  • freelance opportunities, based on contracts for services for each examination series, which fit around your existing commitments.


Please note that all successful applications with a UK postal address will be subject to right to work and other background checks.


You must provide the details of a referee who has known you in a professional capacity for at least 6 months. We are unable to accept references from family, friends, or employees of Cambridge Assessment.


If you are applying from outside the UK and there is requirement to attend training in the UK expenses will only be paid for travel within the UK. 


If you are applying from India you will be engaged and paid through CAIPL. (Cambridge Assessment India Private Ltd)