Become an IB Examiner

If you would like to enhance your teaching experience and subject knowledge, we invite you to become an IB Examiner. You will mark or moderate students’ work in the Diploma Programme (DP), Career-related Programme (CP) or Middle Years Programme (MYP). You will have access to training and prescribed, well-defined criteria and mark schemes.

Benefits of becoming an IB Examiner

  • Unique professional development opportunities including teacher credits
  • Insight into the assessment process
  • International educational experience
  • Competitive rates of payment



Marking and moderating (reviewing teachers’ marks) takes place via our online system from the convenience of your home. Most of marking starts within two weeks after the exam and is completed three weeks later. Find out more about marking.


To give you an overview of the recruitment process, we have mapped out the path for becoming an IB Examiner. Please take a look at our infographic

Examiner infographic

IB Examiner vacancies

Please read our recruitment policy [40 KB]  and make sure you meet our requirements prior to applying.

IB Examiners have to declare all potential conflicts of interest to the IB. This is to ensure the validity of assessment. Learn more about conflicts of interest.

We accept applications throughout the year for most of our subjects. Our focus areas for the May 2020 examination session (and beyond) are listed below:

Suspended Recruitment

Please do not apply for any of the subjects listed below, your application will not be considered.

Diploma / Career-related Programme

Chinese A: Literature

Spanish ab initio

Japanese A: Literature

Geography (English)

Korean A: Literature

ITGS (English)

Turkish A: Literature

Economics (English)

Arabic A: Language and Literature

Business and Management (English)

Chinese A: Language and Literature

Chemistry (English)

Chinese B

Physics (English)

English B

Biology (English)

French B

Mathematical studies SL (English)

Hindi B

Mathematics SL (English)

English ab initio

Mathematics HL (English)

French ab initio

Further mathematics HL (English)

Mandarin ab initio

German B

German ab initio


Middle Years Programme

Personal project (English - Spanish)

Design (English)

Interdisciplinary (English - Spanish)

Physical Health Education (PHE) (English)

Chinese language and literature Sciences (English)

Chinese language acquisition

Maths (English)

English language acquisition


Spanish language acquisition


Geography (English)


Find out more and apply

If you are already an IB Examiner and would like to change your subject, components or mark an additional component, please contact us.

Please read our recruitment policy [40 KB]  and conflicts of interest information prior to applying.