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Keywords e.g. warehousing
Qualification Code e.g. 600/5640/X
Keywords e.g. warehousing
Unit Code e.g. Y/505/4889
Open Awards Unit ID e.g. CBF498
Keywords e.g. warehousing
Open Awards Unit Code e.g. UA33ART12
Open Awards Unit ID e.g. CBF521

Access to HE Pathway Moderator

Open Awards is seeking expressions of interest for quality assurance specialists to join our bank of Access to HE Pathway Moderators. Details of our Access to HE portfolio can be found at

We are specifically seeking Pathway Moderators for:

  • Business
  • Engineering
  • Health
  • Science

Pathway Moderators must be available to undertake moderation visits to Open Awards providers in February 2019 and June 2019. Additional activities, including training and standardisation may be required outside of these times. The availability and volume of work is dependent on the number of Access to HE learners registered.

Pathway Moderators must be subject specialists able to review the quality of assessment of Level 3 learners’ work and verify achievement. Previous experience of Access to HE provision is desirable but not essential. Moderation visits will follow a standard format and include sampling of assessment evidence, ensuring that all correct units are being delivered, reviewing progress against actions previously set, setting actions for further improvement and, where possible,  meeting with learners to obtain their feedback.

Pathway Moderators will be supported by Open Awards’ Lead Moderators and other colleagues as required. Training will be provided as necessary.

If interested, please send your CV, completed application form (attached) and a covering letter outlining your suitability for the role to

Please clearly indicate which pathway(s) you would like to be considered for.

Full details of the job description and person specification are available in the Information Pack.