SQA welcomes applications from every section of the community.

SQA have a Gaelic Language Plan and are committed to its purpose.
Tha Plana Gàidhlig aig SQA agus tha sinn a' creidsinn gu dàrachdach agus na h-amasan a tha air cur a-mach sa Phlana N`iseanta don Ghàidhlig.

Disability Confident LogoWe are an Equal Opportunities employer and encourage applications from all members of the community. We are committed to the Two Tick Initiative and offer a guaranteed interview to any applicant who considers themself to be disabled and who meets the competency requirements for the post.

The following opportunities are currently available.


International Consultant Opportunities

Information on vacancies for Curriculum for Excellence are available from the

Curriculum for Excellence section


CfE Communications Co-ordinator, Marketing

SQA is recruiting for a CfE Communications Co-ordinator to co-ordinate activities and provide effective support that enables the communications team to function effectively across the organisation and with external agencies and stakeholders, specifically in relation to CfE communications.

HR Officer (Reward), HR & Organisational Development

SQA is currently recruiting for an experienced HR Officer who will work closely with the HR Reward Manager providing support in all aspects of reward management including salary benchmarking, job evaluation, policy review and researching and reviewing new or existing employee benefits.

HR Officer (Operations), HR & Organisational Development

SQA is currently recruiting for an experienced HR Officer to work closely with an HR Business Partner to be responsible for undertaking a wide range of HR operational tasks and will be required to provide advice and guidance to employees and managers on all aspects of HR best practice.

Management Accountant, Finance

SQA is recruiting for a Management Accountant to provide accurate and timely financial evaluations, management information, budgets and forecasts as well as monitoring SQA’s financial performance against plan to support management decision making.

Content Producer: e-Content, Assessment Development & Delivery: Assessment Support Materials

SQA is recruiting for a Content Producer to use specialist software to convert paper-based assessment material and create associated graphics, for on-screen delivery via SQA’s e-assessment delivery system – SOLAR.

Administrator, Operations: Logistics & Customer Engagement

SQA is recruiting for an Administrator to provide high quality customer service and administrative support to enable the delivery of SQA products and services.

Software Analyst, IT - Software Development

SQA is recruiting for a Software Analyst to provide software solutions to support and enhance the business requirements of SQA through coordinating and contributing to the design and development of bespoke applications and the testing, implementation and support of bespoke and off the shelf software applications.

Software Developer,IT - Software Development

SQA is recruiting for a Software Developer to design, code, test, run and support bespoke and off-the-shelf software applications to ensure that SQA has the software it requires to meet business needs.

Subject Implementation Manager (China) – Humanities Arts & Business

SQA is recruiting for a Subject Implementation Manager to manage SQA’s subject development and support model in China for the business-related HND Group Awards.