Is Test Scoring for Write Score Right for You?
There’s more and more work at home opportunities presenting themselves in the form of test scoring. Whether you’re a teacher looking to supplement your income or you’re hoping to get out of the classroom setting and work at home Full Time, Write Score is one company that you should consider.
Requirements for Write Score
Most programs that want freelance contractors to handle test scoring require a teaching background and a Bachelor’s degree. Write Score doesn’t. You will need to show proof of an associate’s degree and I’m guessing applicants with teaching experience will be given preference. Write Score doesn’t require that you have prior test scoring experience. The company is looking for individuals who are computer literate, have strong communication skills, and are reliable about meeting deadlines and submitting high quality work.
You need to be a current U.S. resident and have reliable internet and a good computer. Write Score likes to communicate via email. You can contact Write Score to learn more about the application process or apply via Career Builder.
The Training Program
To me, it looks like the most difficult aspect of working for Write Score will be the training. Everyone reports that the training is long and intense. This wouldn’t be a problem but just because you’ve made it through the training program, it doesn’t mean there will be a chance to earn an income. Apparently Write Score only has a limited number of opportunities available and there isn’t always space for everyone to be given assignments.
The company doesn’t charge anything for the training, but they also don’t pay you for this time, so you’ll have to decide if your willing to devote a chunk of your time to the training, of if the time would be better spent looking for other work at home opportunities.
The Pay at Write Score
The exact amount of money you earn scoring tests for Write Score varies between $8 and $15 an hour. The higher quality scores you can process in an hour, the better you’ll be paid. I don’t know if the company offers any additional benefits or not. Reports from individuals who currently work for Write Score state that the company is always on time with payments.
Is it Flexible?
For the most part, Write Score is a very flexible source of income. When a project is assigned to you, it comes with a deadline that’s strictly enforced so if you struggle to meet deadlines, Write Score probably isn’t for you.
As I stated earlier – they do not have a “Careers” or “Open Jobs” page on their site – but they do have a contact form and you can reach out to them using it here. As well they post jobs on Careerbuilder when they have openings.
There are several other companies that offer online test scoring jobs that can be done from home.