Assessment Reviewer

An Assessment Reviewer (AR) is responsible for reviewing the external assessment and supporting marking instructions under the direction of the Principal Assessor. This work must be undertaken within the conditions, timescales and arrangements set by SQA maintaining the security of the assessment materials at all times.

The primary role is to review and prepare feedback on the external assessment and marking instructions to ensure subject specific integrity and the consistent application of national standards.  This role will involve communicating and discussing this feedback during the Assessment Review meeting.

These activities will be under the direction of the Principal Assessor and staff from SQA’s Qualifications Development and Operational directorates as appropriate. There may be a requirement to undertake duties during weekends and in your own time.

Outline of duties

Selection Criteria

Successful candidates must:

Key Performance Measures for Assessment Reviewer

Each year, on completion of the duties outlined in the Assessment Reviewer contract specification, the following Key Performance Measures (KPMs) will be used to measure performance. Assessment Reviewers will be informed of the performance outcome when KPMs have not been achieved.