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Item writers may have to attend meetings. Therefore most of our item writers are based in the UK, although occasionally we require writers who are based in a particular country.
Individual roles and responsibilities may vary according to the requirements of the qualification. These role descriptions simply give a general overview of the work normally undertaken by examining personnel. These role descriptions simply give a general overview of the work normally undertaken by examing personnel.
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