We welcome expressions of interest for item writers to join our extended ICAS team.

About the opportunity

We are searching for ICAS test writers to develop assessment items with their subject expertise in digital technologies or science. Item writers will be an extension of the core ICAS team and will be engaged as independent contractors, paid via invoice per engagement.

Item writers liaise with the Assessment Project Officer (APO) to produce high-quality items within an agreed time frame and budget. They accurately apply the relevant assessment framework requirements and maintain the security and confidentiality of all task information and materials. 


Find out more about ICAS assessments and access the assessment frameworks for Digital Technologies and Science here: https://www.icasassessments.com/products-icas/subjects/ 

About you

ICAS writers: 

  • are qualified primary or secondary school teachers, practising or retired, with subject expertise in digital technologies or science 
  • have demonstrated experience in assessment item writing 
  • have knowledge about ICAS tests – training material will be provided, including writing guidelines. 


If you’re not sure you whether you meet the requirements for this contracting role but are interested in joining Janison, then connect with us at careers@janison.com and our P&C team will keep an eye out for future opportunities that may be of interest to you.   

Next steps

If you are looking for an organisation that will support your growth, provide you with the flexibility you need and are looking for a greater purpose to exercise your skills, then please follow the prompts and apply today. We can’t wait to hear from you

Apply now!