English Language Marker

Expiring today

Location
Perth, Australia
Posted
Jan 08, 2020
End of advertisement period
Jan 19, 2020
Ref
001/2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Sessional
  • CENTRE FOR LEARNING AND TEACHING
  • JOONDALUP AND/OR MOUNT LAWLEY CAMPUS
  • $48.18 PER HOUR
  • CASUAL

Edith Cowan University (ECU) is a large multi-campus university with a rich history in Western Australian education. Its reputation is founded on industry-relevant teaching and research, a supportive study environment and award-winning facilities, which enable ECU students to do more than just survive in this world – they thrive in it.

The University is conducting a Post-entry Language Assessment (PELA). It is a short written task of about 150 words, assessed on a simple marking scale (1, 2, 3).

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Appropriate English language marking experience, preferably at a tertiary level.
  • Ability to mark up to 10 papers per hour.
  • Sound knowledge of English grammar and the ability to recognise and annotate errors in student writing samples.
  • Experience marking online, and or marking using Turnitin, highly desirable.
  • Available to mark papers either on campus or online from 24 February to 3 April 2019.  You do not need to be available for all marking sessions.
  • Short listed candidates will need to attend one information session at either Mount Lawley or Joondalup campus prior to the commencement of marking (dates during the week of 3 February 2020).

DETAILS:

  • Venues: ECU’s Mt Lawley and Joondalup campuses.
  • Marking sessions will take place from 9.00am to 1.00pm on most weekdays.
  • Marking may not be scheduled for every day and you do not need to be available for all sessions.
  • Light morning tea will be provided.
  • All details regarding dates and times will be negotiated with successful applicants.

REMUNERATION

Markers will be paid the standard rate for simple marking; i.e. $48.18 per hour

CONTACT

Interested applicants are welcome to contact Tracy Ware (t.ware@ecu.edu.au) or Heather Milton (h.milton@ecu.edu.au) from 13 January 2020.

HOW TO APPLY

Please email a copy of your current CV to t.ware@ecu.edu.au.

CLOSING DATE

Applications close on Sunday, 19 January 2020 at 11:30 pm AWST.

PLEASE NOTE: APPLICATIONS WILL ONLY BE ACCEPTED FROM CANDIDATES WHO HAVE THE RELEVANT WORKING RIGHTS TO FILL THIS POSITION.

ECU is a diverse and inclusive workplace reflecting the differences in society. Specific strategies and initiatives are in place to address under representation of specific groups. Applications are encouraged from suitably qualified people from all backgrounds. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

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