IB Assessment Reviser task

An IB Assessment Language Reviewer who undertakes the IB Assessment Reviser task is responsible for verifying that final versions of assessment materials have been correctly translated from English into the required target language.

The task

As an IB Assessment Language Reviewer who undertakes the IB Assessment Reviser task, you will be responsible for verifying that final versions of assessment materials have been correctly translated from English into the required target language. In addition to English, IB Assessments are offered in French, Spanish, German, Japanese and Chinese.

You will have to verify that a translation matches the English version as closely as possible to maintain comparable difficulty, while endeavouring to ensure that the text reads as originally written in the target language. There are guidance documents provided by the IB that must be followed regarding subject-specific terminology and house style etc.

As an IB Assessment Language Reviewer who undertakes the IB Assessment Reviser task, you may also be required to respond to queries, to translate small sections of text and to verify any amendments made in the final version.

You will work independently, you will have to be receptive to feedback on your work to ensure standards are met. 

As you will be working with live assessment materials, confidentiality is essential. Tasks will be completed online via our secure systems. You will have to comply with deadlines and have excellent attention to detail to ensure assessment materials are error-free.