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Renfrewshire House Cotton Street Paisley, PA1 1UJ
£29,875 - £31,590 per week
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
35 hours per week




Renfrewshire Council are seeking to recruit a Vocational Training Officer to work within our successful Vocational Qualifications / Modern Apprentice Programme team.


You will be based at Renfrewshire House, but will work across a number of Renfrewshire Council’s buildings and properties. You will support and mentor employees, including our Office-based Modern Apprentices, to achieve a range of qualifications, in particular Business and Administration Scottish Vocational Qualifications.


The role will include assessment and verification, achievement of core skills and the design and delivery of learning and development programmes. Assessments will mainly take place at the applicant’s place of work or online and in line with organisational requirements.


It is essential you have achieved Assessment and Verification qualifications (L&D9i and L&D11) (or equivalent).


You must have clear evidence of occupational competence to assess and verify Business and Administration Vocational Qualifications at SCCF Levels 5 and 6 and that you have experience of vocational qualification programmes and in the design and delivery of learning and development programmes.


It is also essential that you are an experienced user of Microsoft Office packages, especially Microsoft Excel, that you are highly self -motivated and that you are professional, credible, can evidence meeting set targets and can display a flexible approach. You must also be able to positively motivate and influence others.


It is desirable that you have a current driving license and that you have experience in the use of e-portfolio systems and in supporting financial management and the submission of financial claims.


If successful, you will be required to undertake a Disclosure Scotland check, the level of check will be determined by the duties of the post.


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