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OCR SR English Language Author

Job Requisition ID:  8773
Business Unit:  OCR

United Kingdom

Posted Date:  03-Jun-2021

OCR are currently seeking an Author for the English Language AS Level specification.


If you are already working with Cambridge Assessment you will have an account and an Assessment Specialist ID, so please use the following link to update your profile and search for new opportunities: https://asportal.cambridgeassessment.org.uk/irj/portal


The unit available is:

H070/02: Exploring Contexts


All applicants for the Author role are required to complete the associated exercise. This can be found here.

Please attach the completed exercise to your application prior to submission. The Task Descriptor for this role can be reviewed prior to completing your application.


As Author you will produce assessment material items that are innovative, engaging and accessible to all candidates. The assessment items and related mark scheme/answer keys will be valid, reliable and error free and consistent with both the requirements of the specification and the format and style of items evidenced in the sample assessment material.


In order to undertake the role of Author you will have appropriate subject and assessment expertise, and have the ability to produce and review material to a specified brief. The ability to use IT confidently and effectively is essential to this role. Authoring of assessment materials will be carried out at home.


The closing date for applications is 21 June 2021.


We require two references in support of any application. These are to be received by the closing date. Please forward the reference request form to your chosen referees and ask them to submit to senior.recruitment@ocr.org.uk by the above closing date. Please note all successful applications may be subject to right to work checks.


Please click ‘apply’ and ensure that you complete all the information required to begin the application process. Selection will take place after the closing date and we aim to notify you of the outcomes within 3 weeks of the closing date. Selection will be based upon the information entered on this application form and on the exercise you have supplied.


If you require any further information please feel free to email us at Senior.recruitment@ocr.org.uk or call us on 02476 856247.