Senior examiner positions

Senior examiners

Senior examiners are responsible for the academic rigour of IB assessments. In their role they provide effective, reliable and continuous leadership of a team during and across examination sessions. An IB Senior Examiner is looked to for their expertise and leadership. Senior examiners include Chief Examiners, Examiners Responsible, Deputy Examiners Responsible and MYP Principal Examiners.

When senior examiner positions are available, they will appear in the table below. Please check the table below for available senior examiner positions. Most Chief Examiner roles are advertised in July and August in preparation for the following September. The recruitment process takes six months to complete. Examiner Responsible and Deputy Examiner Responsible roles are advertised on an ad-hoc basis.

All available senior examiner positions are listed below. Please read the recruitment policy and any additional information prior to applying.

Please note, the recruitment process can take up to six months after the closing date, during which you may be asked to complete additional tasks.

All applicants are required to complete an application form.

If you are interested in becoming a senior examiner and no suitable vacancy is listed below, please express your interest by sending an email, with your CV attached, to examiners@ibo.org.

Senior examiner application form [67KB] 

Current vacancies

Chief Examiner

Download the recruitment policy [87KB] PDF

There are currently vacancies for the following subjects:

Environmental Systems and Societies (closing date14 May)

Read more about the role [101KB] PDF Apply now

Examiner Responsible

Download the recruitment policy [75KB] PDF

There are currently vacancies for the following subjects:

Amharic A: Literature (closing date 25 June) Read more about the role [155KB] PDF Apply now
Azerbaijani A: Literature (closing date 30 April) Read more about the role [420KB] PDF Apply now
Finnish B (closing date 20 April) Read more about the role [154KB] PDF Apply now
Welsh A: Literature (closing date 20 April) Read more about the role [311KB] PDF Apply now

Deputy Examiner Responsible

Download the recruitment policy [75KB] PDF

There are currently vacancies for the following subjects:

Estonian A: Literature (closing date 21 May) Read more about the role [427KB] PDF Apply now
Tamil B (closing date 30 April) Read more about the role [143KB] PDF Apply now

MYP Principal Examiner

Download the recruitment policy [38KB] PDF

There are no vacancies at the moment.