|Friday 1 February||
Memorandum emailed to senior schools.
Application information emailed to re-applicant markers.
|Monday 4 February||MAO (Marker Applications Online) opens.|
|Friday 1 March||Closing date for marker applications.|
|April||Recruitment sessions for new applicants.|
|May/June||Offers of appointment posted to SR immersers.|
|early June||Letters posted to new applicants who attended a recruitment session.|
|early July||Offers of appointment posted to markers, standby markers and WT marking supervisors.|
|Friday 19 July||Closing date for return of responses to offer of appointment and travel forms.|
|August to mid-September||Standby markers may be contacted and offered a marking position.|
|early September||Travel confirmations emailed.|
|Tuesday 3 September||
QCS Test administered—Writing Task & Multiple Choice I
Materials posted to WT markers, WT standby markers and WT marking supervisors.
|Wednesday 4 September||
QCS Test administered—Short Response & Multiple Choice II
Materials posted to SR markers, SR standby markers and SR immersers.
|Monday 9 September||Closing date for submission of SR marking unit preferences by markers.|
|Tuesday 17 September||Allocated marking unit emailed to SR markers.|
|Saturday 21 to Friday 27 September||Marking operation.|
|four to six weeks after the marking operation||Payments to markers, WT marking supervisors and SR immersers.|
|early November||Certificates of Participation posted to markers, WT marking supervisors and SR immersers.|
Last updated: 2 January 2013