Cambridge International IGCSE English as a Second Language Examiners and Moderators

Job Requisition ID:  13365
Business Unit:  Cambridge Assessment International Education


Posted Date:  1 Mar 2024

Cambridge Assessment International Education is growing and over 10,000 schools in more than 160 countries are now part of our Cambridge International learning community.

To support our continued growth worldwide, we are expanding our examiner network, and inviting teachers to develop their professional practice by becoming Cambridge examiners.


We currently have new examiner vacancies for IGCSE English as a Second Language


Requirements are that applicants will:


  • have a minimum of 3 years’ experience of teaching English as a Second Language
  • have experience of teaching English as a foreign/second/additional language/ESOL
  • have a degree in English Language/Literature or Linguistics
  • have a teaching qualification in CELTA / DELTA / PGCE or equivalent
  • have a PC/Mac, fast broadband and IT skills


Successful applicants will have:

  • a keen eye for detail
  • the ability to work under pressure
  • the ability to keep to deadlines


As an examiner or moderator you will be marking a specific number of scripts, or speaking test recordings in line with approved marking instructions and to the required standard. For more information on the role of an examiner please visit our website. There will be payment per scripts marked or speaking tests moderated.  For more information on examining/moderating roles with us visit our website.


We offer:

  • a powerful insight into the teaching and assessment of Cambridge qualifications
  • support in developing your own professional practice
  • the highest standards of training and support
  • freelance opportunities, based on contracts for service for each examination series, which fit around your existing commitments


Please note that all successful applications with a UK postal address will be subject to right to work and other background checks.


You must provide the details of a referee who has known you in a professional capacity for at least 6 months. We are unable to accept references from family, friends, or employees of Cambridge University Press and Assessment.