Centre Policy – For A/AS Levels and GCSE’s for Summer 2021

The purpose of this policy is:

  • To ensure that teacher assessed grades are determined fairly, consistently, free from bias and effectively within and across subjects/education centres.
  • To ensure the operation of effective processes with clear guidelines and support for staff.
  • To ensure that all staff involved in the processes clearly understand their roles and responsibilities.
  • To support teachers to take evidence-based decisions in line with Joint Council for Qualifications guidance.
  • To ensure the consideration of historical centre data in the process, and the appropriate decision making in respect of, teacher assessed grades.
  • To support a high standard of internal quality assurance in the allocation of teacher assessed grades.
  • To support our centre in meeting its obligations in relation to equality legislation.
  • To ensure our centre meets all requirements set out by the Department of Education, Ofqual, the Joint Council for Qualifications and awarding organisations for Summer 2021 qualifications.
  • To ensure the process for communicating to candidates and their parents/carers how they will be assessed is clear, in order to give confidence.

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Contact

Link School Springwell Dene
Swindon Road, Springwell, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear  SR3 4EE

Tel: 0191 561 5777
Email: caroline.granton@schools.sunderland.gov.uk

Link School Pallion
Waverley Terrace, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear SR4 6TA

Tel: 0191 561 4777
Email: anita.blakeman@schools.sunderland.gov.uk