Examiner vacancies

Vacancies to mark in 2018 are open.

Check below to see if your preferred subject is open for applications. Once your application is approved, we'll place you in a holding pool until an appointment for your preferred unit(s) becomes available.

We also have a number of senior examiner vacancies.

How to apply

  1. Check you qualify to be an examiner or moderator
  2. Check that we're accepting applications for your subject
  3. Apply:
    1. fill in the online application form if you are not already an examiner or moderator with us (or it's been three years since you were)
    2. call 01483 477 885 or email ar@aqa.org.uk if you are an examiner or moderator with us, or have been in the last three years – you don't need to fill in the form. If you want to apply for a different subject than usual, you'll need to have three terms experience of teaching that subject within the last three years.


SubjectGCSE AS and A-level
Art and Design Closed Closed
Dance Closed Apply
Drama/Drama and Theatre Studies  Apply  Apply
History of Art - Apply
Media Studies Apply Apply
Music Closed Closed

Business and economics

SubjectGCSE AS and A-levelELC Level 1/2 Level 3
Accounting - Closed - - -
Business Closed Closed - - -
Economics ApplyApply - - -
Enterprise and Employability - Closed - - -
Extended Project Qualification - - - ApplyApply
Law ClosedClosed  - - -
Preparation for Working Life - - Closed Apply -


SubjectGCSE AS and A-level
Computer Science Closed Closed


SubjectGCSE AS and A-level Step Up to English
Communication and Culture - Closed -
English - - Apply
English Language ApplyApply -
English Literature ApplyApply -
English Language and Literature - Apply -


SubjectGCSE AS and A-level Award and Certificate
Anthropology - Closed -
Archaeology - Apply -
Citizenship Studies Apply Closed -
Classical Civilisation - Closed -
Geography Apply Apply -
Government and Politics - Closed  -
Health and Social Care Apply - -
History Apply Apply -
Personal and Social Education - - Apply
Philosophy - Apply -
Religious Studies Apply Apply -
Sociology Apply Apply -


SubjectGCSE AS and A-level
Bengali  Closed  Closed
Chinese  Closed  -
French Apply (speaking only) Closed
German Apply (speaking and writing only) Closed
Italian Closed -
Modern Hebrew Closed Closed
Panjabi Closed Closed
Polish Closed Closed
Spanish Apply (speaking and writing only)  Closed
Urdu Closed -


SubjectGCSE AS and A-levelELCFSMQ Level 3 Certificate
Certificate in Mathematical Studies - - - - Closed
Mathematics Closed Closed ClosedClosed -
Statistics Closed - - - -


SubjectGCSE AS and A-level
Physical Education ClosedClosed


SubjectGCSE AS and A-levelELC
Biology Closed Closed -
Chemistry Closed Closed -
Combined Science - Synergy Closed - -
Combined Science - Trilogy Closed - -
Environmental Science - Apply 
Physics Closed Closed -
Psychology Closed Closed -
Science - - Closed


SubjectGCSE AS and A-level
D and T Electronic Products Closed -
D and T Fashion and Textiles Apply (moderators only)Apply
D and T Graphic Products Apply (moderators only) -
D and T Product Design Apply (moderators only)Apply
D and T Resistant Materials Apply (moderators only) -
Electronics - Apply
Engineering Closed -
Food Preparation and Nutrition Apply