During the period from May 1st - July 31st, please note that ESOL Skills for Life Reading and Writing Results will be returned within 10 days instead of the standard 5. Thank you.

ESB Assessor

NationwideContract daily rate

Reports to: Senior Examiner

Main functions of work:

  • To encourage, listen to, question and assess candidates against ESB criteria
  • To provide a typed report on each candidate
  • To discuss and advise on the selection of qualification and /or repertoire, as well as advising on teaching methods for an ESB course
  • To act as an ambassador for ESB and may be called upon to talk to teachers and/or parents

Main areas of responsibility:

  • Assessment of candidates
  • Be familiar with ESB philosophy, qualifications and criteria and to assess accordingly
  • Set a relaxed atmosphere in which candidates feel at ease to give of their best
  • Encourage and promote effective communication
  • Listen and respond to each candidate with an open mind and free from prejudice
  • Question and discuss with a genuine interest
  • Ensure members of the group are involved throughout
  • Ensure each candidate is given the time set out in the relevant qualification
  • Assess each candidate fairly and with due attention to ESB criteria
  • Complete a report on each candidate, giving constructive criticism, encouragement and clear goals for future development
  • Ensure comments and marks are in agreement
Why become an Assessor for ESB? Click here to find out. 
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" As well as visiting new places across the UK, and meeting other assessors, I feel the biggest sense of achievement when candidates leave the assessment looking happy and often wanting to say more."
- June Challis, ESB assessor (Language) 

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