IFY Maths & Science - Assessment Developer, Paper Reviewer and Moderator

Role: Assessment Developers, Paper Reviewers and Moderators – International Foundation Year (Level 3)

Fees: Competitive daily rate
Hours: Flexible
Location: Home-based (some moderation to take place at NCUK offices in Manchester)
Contract Type: Contract
Contract Term: Yearly contract, to be reviewed each subsequent year
Contact: academicvacancies@ncuk.ac.uk

IFY Maths & Science – Assessment Developer, Paper Reviewer and Moderator Information Pack (download)

NCUK is unique in higher education. We are a consortium of leading universities dedicated to giving international students guaranteed access to universities worldwide and helping them succeed when they get there. Our qualifications are recognised by our owner universities and by universities internationally, and, far more than other qualifications, they prepare students to hit the ground running.

NCUK is recruiting experienced academic staff to write and review assessments starting in April 2020 and moderate completed student work starting June 2020. We offer competitive fees and a high level of flexibility to allow you to balance this with your existing commitments. Successful completion may result in an annual contract for work.

  • As an Assessment Developer, you will develop assessments for a module or modules to the
    specification provided by NCUK, based on the module syllabus also provided by NCUK.
  • As a Paper Reviewer, you will work with the Assessment Developer to ensure that all assessments meet NCUK’s standards and that all assessment content is within a given syllabus.
  • As a moderator you will review assessments completed by NCUK students to ensure that marking has been completed in a fair and consistent manner across NCUK’s global network of delivery partners.

A role summary, responsibilities and person specification for each role are provided in the downloadable information pack at the top of this page.

We are currently recruiting Assessment Developers, Paper Reviewers and Moderators for the following modules:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Physics

Payment is made based upon a fee that will be agreed prior to work commencing.

How to apply

To apply, please email your CV and details of which role(s) and module(s) you would be interested in to academicvacancies@ncuk.ac.uk.

Key Dates

Application deadline:                       Wednesday 1st April 2020

Please note: Early applications are encouraged and we reserve the right to close the vacancies suitable candidates are found.