|Thursday 5 February||Memorandum available to senior schools.|
Application information emailed to re-applicant markers.
|Monday 9 February||Applications open.|
|Friday 13 March||Closing date for applications.|
|April/May||Recruitment sessions for new applicants.|
|early July||Offers of appointment emailed to markers, standby markers and WT marking supervisors.|
|Friday 24 July||Closing date for accepting an offer of appointment and travel booking forms.|
|August to mid-September||Standby markers may be contacted and offered a marking position.|
|early September||Travel confirmations emailed.|
|Tuesday 1 September||QCS Test administered — Writing Task & Multiple Choice I|
Materials sent to WT markers.
|Wednesday 2 September||QCS Test administered — Short Response & Multiple Choice II|
Materials sent to SR markers.
|Tuesday 8 September||Closing date for submission of SR marking unit preferences by markers.|
|Wednesday 16 September||Allocated marking unit emailed to SR markers.|
|Saturday 19 to Friday 25 September||Marking operation.|
|Four to six weeks after the marking operation||Payments to markers.|
|Late October||Certificates of Participation emailed to all markers.|