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A Marker marks candidates’ work in line with detailed marking instructions and in accordance with SQA policy and procedures.

The prime role is to ensure consistent application of national standards when marking candidate submission(s).

These activities will be under the direction of the Principal Assessor, Senior Team Leader and/or Team Leader and staff from SQA’s Qualification Development and Operations business directorates as appropriate.

Outline of duties

Selection Criteria

Essential characteristics

Successful candidates must:

Please note

Computer hardware and software specifications minimum requirements for eMarking are as follows:

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Marker KPMs as of March 2014

Marker KPMs as from March 2014 Each year, on completion of the duties outlined in the Marker contract specification, the Marker will be measured against the following Key Performance Measures (KPMs) and informed of the outcome in relation to their performance.