Examiner vacancies

A number of vacancies to mark in summer 2019 are now open.

We also have a number of senior examiner vacancies which are listed separately.

Please make sure you read the ‘How to apply’ guidance below to avoid any delays in the application process.

How to apply

  1. Check our application criteria to ensure that you qualify to be an examiner or moderator.
  2. Check whether we're accepting applications for your subject:
  3. Either apply or register interest:

Apply (if applications are open for your subject)

  • Fill in the online application form if you are not already an examiner or moderator with us (or it's been three or more years since you were).
  • Call 01483 477 885 or email ar@aqa.org.uk if you are an examiner or moderator with us, have been in the last three years or have submitted an application in the last three years – you don't need to fill in the form. If you want to apply for a different subject to usual, you'll need to have three terms’ experience of teaching that subject within the last three years that can be verified by a suitable referee.
  • Once your application is approved then we’ll place you in a holding pool until an appointment for your preferred subject(s) becomes available.

Register interest (if applications for your subject are currently closed)

  • Register your details if you would like to be notified if/when the vacancy for your subject will be opening for the 2019 series.
  • If you’re already an examiner with us or have previously submitted an application, you don’t need to register your details again. Please contact examine@aqa.org.uk with any questions.

Arts

SubjectGCSE AS and A-levelLevel 1/2 Tech Award
Art and Design (Visiting Moderator) Closed Closed  
Dance       ClosedClosed   
Drama/Drama and Theatre Studies         ClosedClosed 
Drama (Visiting Examiner)ClosedClosed 
Media Studies ClosedClosed 
Music Closed Closed   
Performing Arts--Closed

Business and economics

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

Computing

SubjectGCSE AS and A-level
Computer Science Closed Closed

English

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

Apply

Apply -
English Language and Literature - Apply -

Humanities

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

Languages

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

Maths

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

PE

SubjectGCSE AS and A-level
Physical Education ClosedClosed
Physical Education (Visiting Moderator)ClosedClosed

Science

SubjectGCSE AS and A-levelLevel 3 Certificate
Applied General Science--Closed
Biology Closed Closed -
Chemistry Closed Closed -
Combined Science - Synergy Closed - -
Environmental Science - Closed 
Physics Closed Closed -
Psychology Closed Closed -

Technology

SubjectGCSE AS and A-level
Design and Technology Fashion and Textiles -Closed
Design and Technology Closed-
Design and Technology Product Design -Closed
Engineering Closed -
Food Preparation and Nutrition      Closed

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