The British Council, a leading international cultural organisation, is recruiting Exams Invigilators to support its internal operations.

Working for the British Council offers you a unique opportunity to gain experience and develop skills in a modern, rapidly changing organisation with worldwide influence and impact. British Council jobs offer scope for versatility, initiative and creativity in a stimulating and supportive environment.


Location Samarkand, Bukhara, Namangan, Andijan, Ferghana
Salary The position is a free-lance job. It is paid in UZS per month according to the factual hours worked. Candidates are expected to work between 09.00 – 18.00 approximately on test day.
Duration Freelance - 1 year contract
Working hours Between 5 and 10 hours per test session, with tests taking place up to three Saturdays and one Thursday per month, dependent on city location.
Closing date Saturday 31 December 2022

Role overview

The post holder will be part of a wider team of test day personnel, contracted to support the delivery of a variety of tests on behalf of the British Council across various locations in the country. 

Invigilators will support the Examinations team in the delivery of all exams in line with examinations quality standards and in order to meet the Examinations Strategy while meeting standards for excellent customer service. They will also be allocated different roles on test days including duties before, during and after exams. Post holders will have training and development opportunities.

Essential requirements:

  • Suitable candidates should be legally entitled to work in Uzbekistan;
  • Resident in one of the cities where we have vacancies for invigilation staff;
  • Available for work on weekdays and Saturdays on demand; 
  • Demonstrate good levels of spoken and written English (minimum B2 level, desirable: C1 level);
  • Ability to deal with customers in a professional manner, to a high level of service;
  • Ability to follow and carry out instructions carefully;
  • Work effectively in a team and demonstrate good organisational skills;
  • Have a strong sense of security and responsibility;
  • Have a strong understanding of the importance of cultural awareness in a multi-cultural environment;
  • Completed Secondary Education - Desirable: completed First Degree education 
  • Confident user of computers and related technology.  Desirable: Ability to troubleshoot technical issues, if required.

Due to flexible work schedule this position is a great opportunity for students who want to work part-time during their study.

You can see the detailed description of Exams Invigilator duties in the Role Profile. 

How to apply

Please send your completed Application Form to exams.recruitement@britishcouncil.orgPlease put the title 'Invigilator' into the subject line of your e-mail message. 

Applications will be processed in one month from the date of submission and the shortlisted applicants will receive email with initiation to the interview. Applications failing to be made on our standard application form will not be considered. 

British Council pre-recruitment checks will be required for shortlisted candidates, including references, qualification checks, background and criminal record checks.

Shortlisted candidates will be required to provide both originals and copies of the documentation below on the day of the interview, which will be conducted face to face or via a conference call.

  • Originals and copies of three forms of identification (National Identity Card/Passport/Driving license/etc.)
  • Original and copy of the highest completed level of education certificate.
  • Original and copy of the latest English language certificate. The level will be assessed on the interview.