Peripatetic Assessor, Children & Young People, Stornoway

Favourite Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Ref no: CNS00866
Closes: Monday, 31st July 2017
Published: Thursday, 13th July 2017
Location: Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, Council Offices, Sandwick Road, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis
Salary: £17,198 - £19,169 per year
Hours: 30.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Position Type: Part Time
Organisation: Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
Category: HR / Training / Recruitment
Sub-category: Learning & Development / Training

Job Description

You will carry out the peripatetic assessment and learning support of Scottish Vocational Qualifications (SVQs) in Social Services (Children & Young People) at Levels 2, and 3. You will also assist with the management, accreditation and quality assurance of all the above Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) Awards delivered within the Approved Centre. Assist in the co-ordination, support and monitoring of all learning, assessment and verification in relation to those Awards.


You must be educated to SVQ Level 3 in Social Services (Children & Young People) or equivalent, have proven experience in a training and skills working environment. You must have a methodical and logical approach to job tasks with good verbal and written communication skills and have a good working knowledge of the structure, evidence and assessment requirements of SVQs in the Social Services (Children & Young People) sector. A current driving licence is essential. Salary for the above post is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance. Appointment to the post will be on the first point of grade.

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