The International Baccalaureate (IB) is looking for a research manager with an active interest in how to improve students’ learning by the design of formative and summative assessments in an international context. We are looking for a researcher who can help us make our assessment processes and exams more state-of-the-art, fairer and even more widely valued.
If this sounds like something you would like to do, you might want to apply for the role of Manager Assessment Research and Design within the IB’s Assessment Research and Design team (ARD). As a key member of ARD, you will engage with colleagues across the IB Education Office to research and propose appropriate and creative solutions to improve IB formative and summative assessment policy, practice and processes for all four IB programmes of international education (PYP, MYP, DP and CP). You will develop and conduct research studies in collaboration with Senior Managers ARD, as well as being a core member of the ARD team carrying out a worldwide multi-year study into the impact of offering different types of open book exams on teaching, school policies and resources and student learning and exam achievement. The role will contribute to conference proposals and presentations as well as to research publications.
This role offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to evidence-based assessment innovations to improve the delivery of IB educational programmes as well as contributing to the research agenda of ARD.
Main job duties
The post is based in the IB Hague Global Office and has a hybrid work location pattern. A fair and flexible balance between working from the office and working from home will be agreed with the postholder. Occasional travel between The Hague and our Cardiff office and to conferences may be required.
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If you are interested in the post, please apply online submitting a résumé and cover letter.
International Baccalaureate (IB)
Churchillplein 6, 2517 JW, Den Haag
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Make sure to apply no later than 27 Dec 2022 23:58 (Europe/Amsterdam).
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