The British Council is the United Kingdom’s international organisation for educational opportunities and cultural relations. Our purpose is to create international opportunities for people of the UK and other countries, and to build trust between them worldwide. 

Exams Distribution Services Team of the British Council is recruiting freelance, hourly paid invigilator to administer weekday and weekend exams.

Requirements:

To work as an invigilator, you are expected to have the following experience, qualifications and competencies:


  • Chinese passport holder
  • Bachelor Degree or above (Desirable)
  • Speak and read English fluently (minimum: IELTS Band 5.5; CET-6 Score 425; TEM-4 Score 60 or equivalent)
  • Strong sense of security and responsibility
  • Good attention to details
  • Good customer care
  • Good communication, planning and organisational skills
  • Good team work and being active in supporting others
  • Familiar with computer operating system (For computer-based exams)
  • Ability and confidence to speak in front of a group of people 
  • May involve working with children under 18

Weekend Invigilator:

  • Desired working date: weekend in June and December each year (In 2018 the two sessions are scheduled on June 23 2018 and December 1 2018)
  • Working hour: 07:00-17:30
  • Training session: minimum 2 hours to be arranged one or two week prior to the exam date
  • Hourly rate and additional allowance: RMB 82 before ITT (Individual Income Tax) and the calculation of time length includes both test day working hour and training session; Flat-rate transportation fee for training and invigilation as well as working lunch provided on test day; Total package fee for the most basic role is RMB 1125 before ITT.
  • Test day work invitation: Once you are selected into our invigilator pool, you may receive our invitation before each session 

Desired Location: Shanghai, Hangzhou, Nanjing, Chengdu, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Beijing, Tianjin, Wuhan, Dalian

招聘城市:上海、杭州、南京、成都、广州、深圳、北京、天津、武汉、大连

Weekday Invigilator:

  • Desired working date: week day in March, June, September and December each year, usually arranged for 5 working days during the 1st or 2nd week of the month
  • Working hour: 
    1. Paper-based Exam: 14:00-18:30
    2. Computer-based Exams: 8:00-12:30 and/or 13:00-17:30 
  • Training session: 2 hours to be arranged one or two week prior to the exam date
  • Hourly rate and Allowance: RMB 100 before IIT (Individual Income Tax) and the calculation of time length is based on test day working hour; Flat-rate transportation fee for training and invigilation is provided; Total package fee for the most basic role is RMB 500 before ITT.
  • Test day work invitation: Once you are selected into our invigilator pool, you may receive our invitation before each session 

Desired Location: Shanghai, Hangzhou, Nanjing, Suzhou, Wuxi, Hefei, Ningbo, Zhenjiang, Chengdu, Chongqing, Mianyang, Guiyang, Kunming, Beijing, Baoding, Yantai, Lanzhou, Qingdao, Xi’an, Tai’an (Shandong)

招聘城市:上海、杭州、南京、苏州、无锡、合肥、宁波、镇江、成都、重庆、绵阳、贵阳、昆明、北京、保定、烟台、兰州、青岛、西安、泰安(山东)

*For more information about the responsibilities and requirements of Non-IELTS invigilator, please refer to the Role Profile.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted; however we thank all applicants for your interest.

The British Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and diversity, and child protection. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.  We guarantee an interview to disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria.

Personal Information:

Your Information

The British Council will use the information that you are providing in connection with processing your application of Non-IELTS exam invigilator.

Under UK Data Protection law you have the right to ask for a copy of the information we hold on you, and the right to ask us to correct any inaccuracies in that information. If you have concerns about how we have used your personal information, you also have the right to complain to a privacy regulator.

For detailed information, please refer to the privacy section of our website, www.britishcouncil.org/privacy or contact your local British Council office.

您的个人信息

英国文化教育协会将会使用您所提供的信息为您处理非雅思类考试监考申请。

根据英国《数据保护法》,您有权要求获取我们持有的有关您的信息的副本,并有权要求我们更改其中不准确的信息。如果您对于我们使用您个人信息的方式有任何顾虑,您也有权向隐私监管机构提起申述。

如果您希望了解更多相关信息,请在我们的网站上查询:www.britishcouncil.org/privacy或联系您当地的英国文化教育协会办公室。

Application Procedure:

If you are interested in becoming an invigilator, please fill in the online application according to your base city before the deadline written below. Please kindly note that these are the links for new invigilator. For existing invigilators we will send invitations soon.

*Please fill in the application in English.

*You are recommended to use Google Chrome to open the links below:

North China

  • Desired Location: Beijing, Tianjin, Wuhan, Dalian, Baoding, Yantai, Lanzhou, Qingdao, Xi’an, Tai’an (Shandong)
  • Deadline: March 25 2018
  • Application Link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Northapp 

华北区

  • 招聘城市:北京、天津、武汉、大连、保定、烟台、兰州、青岛、西安、泰安(山东)
  • 截止日期:2018年3月25日
  • 报名链接:https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Northapp

East China

华东区

South China 

华南区

Southwest China

西南区