IELTS Examiners, UK
Country / Territory
Based in UK: Location negotiable
Based in UK: Location negotiable
English & Exams
Job Category
Pay Band
Vacancy Description
Various locations throughout the UK. Closing date: 12 March 2015 at 23:59 UK time

The British Council is looking for suitably qualified and experienced professionals to join our teams of IELTS Examiners, based in London, Bristol, Birmingham, Manchester, Cardiff, Edinburgh and Belfast.

You will need:

  • An undergraduate degree or a qualification which can be demonstrated to be equivalent to an undergraduate degree.
  • A recognised qualification in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) or Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), or equivalent as part of a recognised university award course.
  • Sufficient relevant EFL/ESOL teaching experience. The majority of this teaching experience must relate to adult students (16 years and over).
  • The required professional attributes and interpersonal skills.

You will need to be available to work in one of the cities above on at least two Saturdays per month and one Thursday at least once every two months.

Current active IELTS Examiners do not need to complete an application form, but should contact IELTSExaminer.Recruitment@britishcouncil.org for further information. 

Please see the following documents:
Guide for UK IELTS Examiner Applicants
UK IELTS Application Form
Reference Request Form
UK IELTS Examiner Minimum Professional Requirements (MPRs)

The closing date for applications is 6 March 2015 at 23:59 UK time.