Work with the British Council in Canada

IELTS is a leading English language proficiency test which is universally accepted by universities, organisations, and institutions in Canada. Each year, millions of people across the globe take IELTS and with over 100 official test centres in Canada, British Council offer a range of job opportunities.
By working with British Council, you will be joining a global network of professionals, helping test takers to gain qualifications that open doors to academic institutions and improve their employment prospects in Canada.

Part-Time Examination Invigilator at ILSC Montreal

Hourly Rate Range: $16.00 per hour

Classification: independent contractor

Location: Montreal, QC

Becoming an IELTS Test Invigilator is a great way to gain experience in an academic environment and fit extra work into your schedule – choose from available shifts anywhere between two times per month to three days per week.

Invigilators are responsible for the set-up, administration, check-in process, invigilation, and clean-up of the IELTS exams.

Availability on some Saturdays is a must.


  • Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, punctuality and work habits
  • Ability to work under examination conditions with respect for confidential and secure information
  • Superior customer service skills
  • Experience with exam invigilation is an asset
  • A valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle is an asset
  • Valid first aid certification is an asset

To apply, please email your resume to ielts.montreal@ilsc.com by January 28, 2022.

IELTS Video Speaking Examiners

We are looking for IELTS speaking examiners to join the Video Call Speaking (VCS) Hub conducting interviews from home in certain selected countries for test takers in various locations around the world.

Before completing the online application form, please be aware of the following:

  • Only active speaking examiners will be considered
  • You must attend a VCS technical screening session
  • If your initial application is successful, you will attend a training session, which will be delivered remotely
  • You will be required to deliver a practice VCS speaking test after your training and practice and you will be assessed
    on your delivery. Passing the assessment is required before you can start examining on VCS.
  • All speaking examiners will be required to abide by the PSN Code of Practice• All speaking examiners will be subject to a security and reference check (if not currently engaged through Comensura)
  • All speaking examiners must meet the legal and contractual requirements for this location as set out below

For any questions, please contact: globalhubexaminers@britishcouncil.org

For more information and to apply
IELTS VCS Job Description
Canada Active VCS Examiner Pack
Canada Active VCS RollOut – Carbon60 Information
Canada VCS RollOut – Examiner FAQs

IELTS Speaking Examiners - English Testing Canada

English Testing Canada is looking for suitably qualified and experienced individuals to join our team of IELTS Speaking Examiners.  IELTS Examiners are responsible for conducting and evaluating speaking tests to British Council and IELTS standards.


ON: Greater Toronto Area, London, Ottawa, Windsor

AB: Edmonton, Calgary

MB: Winnipeg

NS: Dartmouth, Sydney

NB: Moncton

For more information and to apply