IELTS Speaking Examiners
East Asia
Country / Territory
English & Exams
Job Category
Pay Band
Vacancy Description
Location: Taipei, Hsinchu, Taichung, Tainan, Kaohsiung | Contract: Part time | Salary: To be paid per candidate | Start Date: ASAP | Deadline for applications: 31 August 2019

IELTS Speaking Examiners


British Council Taiwan is looking for suitably qualified and experienced individuals to join our team of IELTS Examiners. As IELTS Speaking Examiner, you will examine IELTS Speaking module support the test delivery in various locations, maintaining the standards required by the IELTS Professional Support Network and the British Council. You will work closely with British Council Examinations Services team, other venue staff and venue service providers to ensure the test days run smoothly.

To be considered, you will need:

  • An undergraduate degree or Masters degree or a qualification which can be demonstrated to be equivalent to an undergraduate or Masters degree
  • A recognized qualification in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) or recognised equivalent as part of a recognised university award course
  • At least 3 years full time* (or the equivalent ) relevant TESOL teaching experience (minimum post certificate level qualification). The majority of this teaching experience must relate to adult students (16 years and over).  *Note: ‘Full-time teaching’ is classified as a minimum of 14 hours of face-to-face teaching per week
  • The required professional attributes and interpersonal skills
  • 3 reference letters
  • Criminal record/ Police check report from the country of residence

** Police reports for UK citizens should be from the UK and the country of residence


In order to become an IELTS Examiner, you must attend and successfully complete training and certification.


How to apply:


1.     Please download the following document

·         Appendix 1 Guide for Applicants to IELTS Examiner Recruitment

·         Appendix 3 Examiner Application Form

·         Appendix 4 Examiner Minimum Professional Requirements

·         Appendix 5 Letter to Referees

2.     Complete and submit the Appendix 3 Examiner Application Form

3.     Submit a copy of the qualifications that listed in the Section 2 of the application form

4.     Please download and ask three of your referees to fill in Appendix 5: Reference Request form

5.     Submit a copy of ARC


All document and enquires are to be sent to: Linting Chao, Operation Resource Manager, at