The delivery of the state certificate examinations would not be possible without the co-operation of the thousands of teachers who are appointed each year to supervise and mark the examinations. We depend on teachers for the professionalism; commitment and diligence with which they approach these critical roles each year.
UPDATED 17th May 2019
Superintendent for the 2019 Certificate Examinations - applications are now closed.
Recruitment of Written Examiners for the 2019
Examinations – Selected Subjects
We currently have vacancies for teachers to
- Mark Leaving Certificate written examinations in Business, English, Geography, French, German, Home Economics and Spanish
- Mark Junior Cycle written examinations in CSPE, Gaeilge, Geography, German, History, Home Economics, Mathematics, Religious Education, Science and Spanish
We will be appointing examiners right up to the start of the marking conferences in June and occasionally afterwards, in order to fill vacancies and in response to examiners dropping out for a variety of reasons.
We are now calling on all teachers, including recently qualified teachers and retired teachers to apply for these positions.
Applications from teachers competent to mark subjects through the medium of Irish are especially welcome. There is an additional payment for marking through Irish.
Apply HERE or read below for
further information about the role , the qualifications required and the benefits of becoming involved in this work.
Policy on appointment of examiners for written examinations