SVQ Assessor - Health and Social Care - Fixed Term - 1 Academic Year

£25,338 - £28,055 per year
04 Oct 2017
04 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description

Fixed Term - 1 Academic Year

Part-Time - 17.5 hours per week (0.5FTE) (Sessional)

hours worked to be discussed at interview

Salary (Grade 4) - £25,338 - £28,055 (pro rata)

Required Start Date: as soon as possible

Looking for an exciting role working to deliver SVQ qualifications within full time courses to ensure quality of health and social care in Scotland?

West Lothian College is pleased to announce that there is a vacancy for an SVQ Assessor in the Health and Social Care Team to support the delivery of both HNC and NC full time courses. You will initially be based in college to facilitate the students understanding of SVQs prior to commencement of their placements, you then will carry out visits and observations within their individual placements.

You will be educated to SCQF Level 9 or equivalent in the Health and Social Care sector and be assessor qualified or prepared to complete an assessor award within 6 months of starting. You will have a good understanding and previous experience within this sector with good organisational skills to prioritise effectively and the ability to communicate at all levels in order to help others achieve. You will have qualifications and experience which meet SSSC registration requirements.

Candidates will be required to do a 10 minute presentation and this will be followed by competency based interview questions from the Panel.

This salary includes £2500 (pro-rata) Market Allowance (which is in place until July 2020 at which point it will be reviewed).

Working for the College you will benefit from a career average pension scheme, excellent on-site facilities such as a gym, together with transport, health, family, wellbeing benefits and retail discounts. The College is located within the town centre with an array of shops and restaurants all within a few minutes walking distance.

In order to encourage people with disabilities to consider working for us, the College is a Disability Confident Employer.

West Lothian College commits to employ and retain disabled people.

Closing date for applications is Friday 13th October 2017 at 23:59 hours

Interviews will be held on Thursday 26th October 2017

Please note we do not accept CVs

See also: Temp SVQ Assessor JD.pdf
Temp SVQ Assessor PS.pdf
Summary of Conditions of Service - Support Staff.pdf

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