Contract for Service Moderator

  • Company:
    New Zealand Qualifications Authority
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:

Do you want to make a significant contribution to education at a National level?

NZQA is looking for Internal Assessment Moderators for

  • Accounting
  • Agriculture & Horticulture
  • Biology
  • Business Studies
  • Business & Management
  • Chemistry
  • Chinese
  • Dance
  • English for Academic Purposes
  • French
  • Geography
  • German
  • Hauora
  • Home Economics
  • Japanese
  • Kaupapa Hauora
  • Media Studies
  • Religious Studies
  • Supported Learning
  • Te Reo Maori
  • Te Reo Rangatira
  • This is an exciting and career enhancing opportunity for teachers to further develop their professional understanding of moderation. You will gain valuable professional knowledge of assessment and moderation to enhance teaching, learning and assessment for your students.

    As a moderator you will have the chance to work with other subject experts to ensure fair, valid and consistent assessment against the standards. You must understand the principles of standards-based assessment and have knowledge of the New Zealand Qualifications Framework and the National Certificate in Educational Achievement (NCEA).

    You must have current or very recent recognised teaching and assessment expertise in NCEA Levels 1-3 in your specialist subject area. Preference will be given to applicants with proven regional or national involvement. Experience in facilitating workshops is desirable.

    Contract and training

    Suitable applicants will be trained prior to confirmation of appointment. The training is online and starts on 5 February 2021. Online training will take approximately 8-10 hours of online interaction.

    Participants will be required to successfully complete the training before a contract for services will be offered. The contracts for service may be between individuals and NZQA, or between individual employers and NZQA.