Expression of interest advert – Team leader for IELTS examiner in China (CHI-128-4)
Region
East Asia
Country / Territory
China
Location
Flexible Location
Department
English & Exams
Job Category
Exams
Pay Band
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Vacancy Description
Contract: 2 years (Renewable) | Salary: Examiner Scale, CNY37000 per month | Start Date: Subject to vacancy | Deadline for applications: on-going
 
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Expression of interest advert – Team leader for IELTS examiners in China

 

The Role

We are encouraging speculative applications for the position of Team Leader for IELTS Examiners, working with us in British Council China. We have regular opportunities in the following cities:

 

-       Beijing

-       Shanghai

-       Chongqing

-       Guangzhou

 

 

Team leaders have a big role to play in ensuring that their teams deliver assessments. As such a large part of the role will focus on developing your team ensuring they have the skills required to deliver and in measuring their performance. You will be responsible for effective line management and academic support for groups of full-time IELTS Examiners primarily engaged in the delivery of the IELTS speaking and writing modules. You will also ensure high standards of assessment which meet quality standards. You are expected to manage risks and ensure that KPIs, monitoring and evaluation targets are met in order to deliver British Council strategic objectives and growth. You will contribute to the professional development of assessors aiming to promote diversity of work opportunities. As a key member of the exams team, you will support the wider team and contribute to the development of assessment activities in the region.

 

To be a successful candidate, you will need to have

 

  1. A minimum of 5 years’ full-time (or equivalent part-time) teaching experience (age 16 and above), 1 year of which must be post-CELTA or equivalent
  2. 4+ years’ experience as an IELTS examiner or 2 years’ examining experience with a minimum of 600 candidates in each module.
  3. You will also have a satisfactory monitoring and certification history.
  4. Your English needs to be at expert user level (equivalent to IELTS band 9).
  5. You will also need to demonstrate effective people management skills.

 

 

Should you be interested and consider yourself a qualified candidate for the role, please register your interest by filling in the British Council application (click the apply button below) and download the separate PSN application form, fill it in and return it back to frances.bai@britishcouncil.org.cn.

 

For more information, please see Role profile and British Council Generic Behaviours

 

Start Date: subject to vacancy

Closing Date: this is an on-going advert
Location: Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Chongqing

 

For any queries related to this job please email EA.Recruitment@britishcouncil.org.sg and the East Asia Recruitment Team will aim to respond as quickly as possible.

Internal candidates only: please remember to include the full version of your most recent end-of-year-record of performance and confirm when the system prompts you to, and that you have discussed the application with both your line and manager.

In below link, you may find more information about China:

https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/china

 In our commitment to promote Equality, Diversity & Inclusion, if you are using our CV upload function to apply - kindly note that we are not interested in collecting any information that is irrelevant to the job such as marital status, age, photograph, etc. Applications lacking in information will not be considered when we shortlist for any roles.

 

 

About the British Council

 

The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities, building connections and engendering trust.

 

Through our English and Exams work we aim to achieve more widespread and better quality teaching and learning of English worldwide and offer access to professional qualifications.

 

Working with policymakers, government ministers, teachers and learners across the world we help millions of people to access English by supporting the teaching and learning of English in public education systems, and through self-access materials and courses. We teach learners and teachers of English face-to-face in dedicated teaching centres and online through a range of courses. Every year three million people take international exams with help from the British Council, gaining qualifications that can open doors at leading academic institutions and improve employment prospects.

About the British Council   The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities, building connections and engendering trust.   Through our English and Exams work we aim to achieve more widespread and better quality teaching and learning of English worldwide and offer access to professional qualifications.   Working with policymakers, government ministers, teachers and learners across the world we help millions of people to access English by supporting the teaching and learning of English in public education systems, and through self-access materials and courses. We teach learners and teachers of English face-to-face in dedicated teaching centres and online through a range of courses. Every year three million people take international exams with help from the British Council, gaining qualifications that can open doors at leading academic institutions and improve employment prospects.