SVQ Assessor - Health and Social Care, Social Science and Science (Sessional)

West Lothian College

  • Location: Livingston
  • £26,730 to £29,612 per annum, Grade 4
  • Hours: Part Time
  • Contact: Please see description
  • Reference: WLC00224

Job Description

Permanent, 17.5 Hours per week (sessional)

Start Date: August 2019

Salary: Grade 4 Points 18 – 22

£26,730 - £29,612 per annum?pro rata (subject to pending job evaluation)

This includes?£2,500 (pro-rata) Market Allowance (which is in place until July 2020 at which point it will be reviewed).

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

Does having control over your working hours sound good to you?

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

You will be educated to degree level (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 short presentation, and this will be followed by competency-based interview questions from the Panel.

Working for the College you will benefit from a generous leave entitlement, career average pension scheme, excellent on-site facilities such as gym and restaurant, together with transport, health, 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.

West Lothian College is a Living Wage accredited employer

Closing date for applications is 2359hrs on Sunday 30th June 2019.

Interviews will take place on 23rd July 2019.

Please note we do not accept CVs.

Applications must be made online at

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