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 [64KB] 

Current vacancies

Chief Examiner

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Hindi B (deadline 20 Dec 2017) Read more about the role [101KB] PDF Apply now

Examiner Responsible

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There are currently vacancies for the following subjects:

Azerbaijani Literature Read more about the role [635KB] PDF Apply now
Scottish Gaelic Literature Read more about the role [317KB] PDF Apply now
Modern History of Kazakhstan Read more about the role [159KB] PDF Apply now
Russian Literature Read more about the role [312KB] PDF Apply now
Malay B Read more about the role [208KB] PDF Apply now
Tibetan Literature Read more about the role [338KB] PDF Apply now
Welsh Literature Read more about the role [311KB] PDF Apply now
Akan Literature Read more about the role [310KB] PDF Apply now
Fijian Literature Read more about the role [311KB] PDF Apply now

Deputy Examiner Responsible

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There are currently vacancies for the following subjects:

Estonian Literature Read more about the role [427KB] PDF Apply now

MYP Principal Examiner

Download the recruitment policy [38KB] PDF

There are no current vacancies.