ESOL International Marker

Applicants must live within 20 miles of OrmskrikCompetitive

English Speaking Board (International) Ltd. (ESB International) is recruiting for Markers of our ESOL International qualifications at levels A1 to C2. These qualifications are for learners who are not native speakers and who wish to gain an internationally recognised qualification in ESOL.

Our ESOL International Markers ensure the highest standard of assessment completing the marking of examination scripts in line with the qualification specification for ESOL International assessments.

We offer an attractive level of pay for suitable candidates. Preferred markers should ideally meet the following criteria:

  • Experience of marking ESOL International qualifications
  • Experience of teaching EFL (English as a Foreign Language)
  • Qualified in CELTA (Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults), Cert TESOL, TEFL or equivalent

We also welcome expressions of interest from professionals who may only meet some of the above requirements and training will be provided. Applications are particularly welcome from EFL professionals who have experience/qualifications in marking learners across a range of learning difficulties. All suitable markers will receive initial training and be required to attend and/or participate in ongoing training, either online or face-to-face, as well as successfully completing a standardisation exercise each year.

Successful candidates need to be flexible and must be within 20 miles from our offices at 9 Hattersley Court, Burscough Road, Ormskirk, Lancashire, L39 2AY. The post is freelance/ad hoc and is dependent on business needs. Markers are required to pick up and return scripts from our Ormskirk office.

To apply, please visit our website to download the application form.

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The closing date for applications is at 8:00 am on Monday, January 24th 2022. Applications will be reviewed as they come in - so please apply as soon as possible. Shortlisted applicants will be required to complete an on-line marking task and if successful will be invited to attend a selection interview (9 am to 12 noon) via Zoom on February 23rd or 24th 2022 (date to be confirmed).

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