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NAPLAN marker calendar of events
2017 Event
Friday 7 July MAO (Marker Applications Online) opens for all markers, i.e. new, re-applicant and school-released markers.
August–September Marker recruitment workshops for school-released markers conducted in Cairns, Townsville, Rockhampton, Wide Bay and Toowoomba regions.
Note: Teachers must apply through MAO (Marker Applications Online) to register for these workshops.
September–OctoberReminders emailed to re-applicant markers (including senior markers and group leaders) who have not yet re-applied.
Marker recruitment memorandum and poster sent to schools.
Advertisements placed online and in regional and local newspapers inviting teachers to apply to become markers.
2018 Event
February–March Marker recruitment sessions are held.
March–AprilInformation sent to applicants who attended a recruitment session.
Offers of appointment sent to group leaders and senior markers.
Offers of appointment sent to re-applicant markers.
Offers of appointment sent to new markers and standby markers.
Closing dates for return of responses to offer of appointments (dates vary for each group).
April–MayHandbook for markers mailed to all appointed markers.
Standby markers contacted if required to attend marker training at QSAC in preparation for start of marking on Monday 15 May.
MAO closed to marker applications.
Tuesday 15 May to Thursday 17 May NAPLAN tests administered.
Wednesday 16 May NAPLAN marking operation begins with mandatory training session for day group leaders and senior markers only.
Thursday 17  May
to Sunday 20  May
Mandatory marker training sessions for group leaders, senior markers, markers and selected standby markers. Markers are advised of their allocated group and training session days and times when they receive their offer of appointment.
Wednesday 16 May Mandatory training session for group leaders and senior markers in evening groups (TRS is paid to schools where applicable).
Monday 21 May to Wednesday 13 June NAPLAN marking operation.
Friday 1 June Certificates of Participation distributed to group leaders, senior markers and markers.
Wednesday 20  June First marker payment (for training and marking up to and including Sunday 27  May) deposited into bank accounts for markers, senior markers and group leaders.
Wednesday 04 July Second marker payment (for marking from Monday 28  May to the end of the marking operation) deposited into bank accounts for markers, senior markers and group leaders.
Last updated: 6 March 2018

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